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Jim Thompson House Museum

Jim Thompson House Museum Tours and Activities

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Visit the Jim Thompson House for a deeper understanding of Thai history, architecture, and crafts. The collection of six teak houses and gardens belonged to an American expat who helped revive the country’s silk weaving industry and built this peaceful enclave in the mid-20th century before mysteriously disappearing in 1967.

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6 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Bangkok , 10330
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Private Guide In and Around Bangkok: Custom Tour

Private Guide In and Around Bangkok: Custom Tour

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This customizable private tour showcases the best of Bangkok and beyond. Follow your personal guide through some of the city's top attractions, including Wat Arun Grand Palace, and the Floating Market. Explore some of Bangkok's most vibrant neighborhoods, sample local cuisine (own expense), and wander the shops and sites with a local who offers insight and information along the way.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.11
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$54.11
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Jim Thompson’s Story of Silk

Jim Thompson’s Story of Silk

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American entrepreneur Jim Thompson worked to bring Thai silk to the world, then filled his historic Bangkok home with a peerless collection of antiques, pottery, silk, and curiosities. Hear the story of his life and mysterious death on a guided, 3-hour tour of the Jim Thompson house, with round-trip transport from downtown Bangkok hotels and entrance fees included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.90
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$55.90
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Jim Thomson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour

Jim Thomson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour

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Jim Thompson House in the heart of Bangkok is the former house of American Jim Thompson, turned into a museum. Surrounded by a well kept tropical garden are six teak wooden buildings in traditional Thai architectural style. On display in the houses is a collection of mostly South East Asian art brought together by Jim Thompson. The house is now managed by the James H.W. Thompson Foundation which aims to preserve the house and its art collection. Jim Thompson revived the Thai silk industry. On display around the house are items used in the production of silk as well as boards with information about the process of silk worm harvesting, spinning and weaving. Suan Pakkard Palace, the former home of Prince Paripatra. Suan Pakkad Palace or Suan Pakkard Palace is a museum in Bangkok, Thailand. It is located on Sri Ayutthaya Road, south of the Victory Monument. The museum has Thai antiques on display, including Ban Chiang pottery over 4,000 years old
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.46
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$68.46

In and around Bangkok Private Tour Guide with Custom Experience

In and around Bangkok Private Tour Guide with Custom Experience

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Explore Bangkok with your very own tour guide during this full-day tour. Customize your own itinerary and visit Bangkok’s main attractions and some hidden gems. See the Grand Palace, Wat Arun, Wat Pho, the floating market and much more and get around using the city’s incredible public transport system. Experience Bangkok like a local and discover the best the city has to offer.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.62
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$50.62
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Secret Food Tour with the Locals in Bangkok w/ Private Tour Option

Secret Food Tour with the Locals in Bangkok w/ Private Tour Option

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Discover the best of Bangkok’s street food cuisine on this small-group walking tour. Visit hidden gems and street food stalls to learn about the delicious cuisine of Thailand. Sample various dishes such as pork with sticky rice, papaya salad, fresh seasonal fruit, Thai coffee, Thai beer, and more. Experience the local cuisine like a local and fall in love with Bangkok’s food scene.
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  • 3 hours
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$73.40
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$73.40
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Bangkok in Motion: City Highlights Tour by Skytrain, Boat, and Tuk-Tuk

Bangkok in Motion: City Highlights Tour by Skytrain, Boat, and Tuk-Tuk

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Discover Bangkok via its public transportation system as you travel with a private guide throughout the city by Skytrain, 'tuk-tuk' (motorized rickshaw), public boat, and shuttle boat—and on foot. Make stops at Wat Pho, the Grand Palace, and the Jim Thompson House, and float down the Chao Phraya River and one of its ‘klongs’ (canals). Opt for an additional early morning stroll in Lumpini Park, too.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.13
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$115.13
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Siam Hop - Hop On Hop Off Bus

Siam Hop - Hop On Hop Off Bus

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Bangkok is one of the most cosmopolitan, contrasting and compelling cities in the world known for its vibrant street-life and the smiling, welcoming people who live there. Experiencing the many unique attractions and fascinating cultures that make up the city has just been made easier by Siam Hop. A Siam Hop ticket allows you to move freely at your own pace exploring places in the city that you choose to visit.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$23.89
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$23.89

❤️Bangkok Instagram Tour - The Most Famous Spots (Private & All-Inclusive)

❤️Bangkok Instagram Tour - The Most Famous Spots (Private & All-Inclusive)

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There really is no other place quite like Bangkok. Let us show you why on our unique Bangkok Instagram Tour! Forget everything you think you know about guided tours when you come with us. This tour is special! Our all-inclusive Bangkok day tour will start with you being picked up from your hotel by one of our awesome local tour guides who will be so excited to show you around their home. Plus, all of our guides speak great English, so nothing will be lost in translation! == 9:00 AM – Pick up at hotel 9:30 AM – Visit the beautiful Wat Benchamabophit Temple 10:45 AM – Arrive at Wat Arun Buddhist Temple 11:45 AM – Arrive at Loha Prasat also known as the "Metal Castle" 12:50 PM – Lunch time! 1:45 PM – Experience local markets and culture in Chinatown 2:45 PM – Grab a coffee or tea at a secret Instagrammable cafe 3:45 PM – Walk through the colorful and vibrant Flower Market 4:30 PM – Return back to your hotel 5:00 PM – Arrive back at your hotel
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  • 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.00
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$129.00
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Ayutthaya Ancient City Instagram Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

Ayutthaya Ancient City Instagram Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

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The Ancient City of Ayutthaya is an absolute MUST if you’re planning a vacation to Bangkok! Our Ancient City Tour will take you to all of the most historic spots all in one day. Indulge yourself in the most iconic locations in Ayutthaya, get some great vacation snaps and even experience a local market! Our all-inclusive Ayutthaya day tour will start with you being picked up from your hotel by one of our awesome local tour guides. == 8:00 AM – Pick up at your hotel (exact time may vary depending on your location) 9:45 AM – Visit the one of a kind Wat Phra Mahathat 10:35 AM – Arrive at beautiful Wat Ratchaburna 11:15 AM – Stock up on souvenirs at a Local Market 12:05 PM – Lunch time! 1:00 PM – Explore the incredible Wat Phra Si Sanphet 1:55 PM – See where King Prasat Thong reigned at Wat Chiwatthanaram 2:30 PM – Return back to your hotel 4:00 PM – Arrive back at your hotel (exact time may vary depending on your location)
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.00
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$149.00
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⭐Bangkok Thrilling Tuk Tuk Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

⭐Bangkok Thrilling Tuk Tuk Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

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This one is for the fun-seekers! Explore the lively city of Bangkok at night by Tuk-Tuk and experience all of the most famous spots. This night tour is packed full of culture, delicious food, great photos and a ton of excitement! The evening will start at a meeting point with one of our friendly, English speaking guides. From there your adventure will begin as you start your drive in one of Thailand's world famous Tuk-Tuks. This night tour will be fully packed with famous landmarks, vintage architecture, delicious food, and much much more! == 6:00 PM – Meet at Sanam Chai MRT Station and hop on your Tuk-Tuk 6:10 PM – Arrive at the beautifully illuminated Wat Pho 7:00 PM –Enjoy a local Thai dinner at Mit Ko Yuan 7:45 PM – Satisfy your sweet tooth at a Legendary Dessert Spot 8:30 PM - Admire the towering Giant Swing 9:15 PM - Marvel at the pure white Wat Prayurawongsawat 10:00 PM – Walk along the river at Yodpiman River Walk 10:45 PM – Return to Sanam Chai MRT Station
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Maeklong Railway & Floating Market Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

Maeklong Railway & Floating Market Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

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Our Maeklong Railway & Floating Market Tour will take you to two of the most famous markets in Thailand, all in one day! It’s a day packed full of famous landmarks, traditional culture, mysterious architecture and much much more! The day will start with a private pickup direct from your hotel by one of our friendly, English-speaking guides who will be your tour guide and entertainer for the day! ===== 7:30 AM – Pick up at HOTEL_NAME 9:00 AM – Arrive at the legendary Damnoen Sudak Floating Market 9:00 AM – Explore the floating market on a rowboat 10:30 AM – Watch the train go by at the Maeklong Railway Market 11:30 AM – Lunch time! 12:45 PM – Explore the temple in the trees at Wat Bang Kung 2:30 PM – Walk through the belly of the beast at Wat Samphran Dragon Temple 3:30 PM – Return back to your hotel 4:00 PM – Arrive back at your hotel
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.00
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$149.00
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Mystical Waterfall and River Kwai Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

Mystical Waterfall and River Kwai Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

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The historic River Kwai is a must-visit on your trip to Thailand! Learn all about the Thai history connected to the river, take a peaceful ride on the river itself, followed by a visit to the most beautiful seven-tiered waterfall, all in one day on our Mystical Waterfall & River Kwai day tour. This all-inclusive day tour will begin in the morning when you’ll be picked up from your hotel by your own personal driver and tour guide for the day. = 7:30 AM – Pick up at your hotel (exact time may vary depending on your location) 9:30 AM – Arrive at the historic JEATH War Museum 10:30 AM – Arrive at the WWII built Bridge Over River Kwai 11:30 AM – Take a peaceful Long Tail Boat Ride on the River Kwai 12:30 PM – Lunch time! 2:30 PM – Begin your hike up the Seven Tier Mystical Erawan Waterfalls 5:30 PM – Return back to your hotel 7:30 PM – Arrive back at your hotel (exact time may vary depending on your location)
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  • 11 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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$189.00
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Jim Thompson House and Suan Pakkad Palace Museum Private Tour

Jim Thompson House and Suan Pakkad Palace Museum Private Tour

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Discover Thailand’s elegant architecture and artwork on a half-day private tour that explores the Jim Thompson House and Suan Pakkad Palace. With the flexibility of a private guide, you’ll have the morning to browse rich silks and sculptures, paintings, antiques, and more, learning about Thai history and culture along the way. Your tour includes pickup and drop-off at Bangkok hotels, transport by climate-controlled sedan, and entrance fees at both destinations.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.54
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$111.54
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Fullday Private Tour Guide Service with Thai LUNCH in & around Bangkok(8 Hours)

Fullday Private Tour Guide Service with Thai LUNCH in & around Bangkok(8 Hours)

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Sometime it is memorable to do what you exactly want ?, it is possible in our known destinations but when we come overseas we still need the same something what we exactly like, exactly see and experience. Now we have a great private, totally customizable tour for you under an experience guide. Now You set the place, we assist you to create your itinerary using public transport or taxi, we tailored your interest into a memorable day at your holiday!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.66
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$98.66

Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Bangkok

Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Bangkok

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Flytographer Private Vacation Photo Shoot Connect with a local hand-picked professional photographer in Bangkok and capture your most memorable moments during this private photo shoot. Get insider tips on the best things to do in Bangkok, including where to eat & what to see from your vacation photographer. Return from your trip with beautiful, high-quality vacation photos — the best souvenir ever. We specialize in: - honeymoons - family trips - engagements - anniversaries - romantic getaways - multi-generational trips - babymoons - solo travellers - and just because! With over 10,000 5-star reviews, Flytographer is the global leader in vacation photography and has captured over 3 million memories for travellers across six continents. We’ve been featured across A-list media, including Conde Nast Traveler, Oprah, Forbes, Travel + Leisure, New York Times, BRIDES, Martha Stewart Weddings, InStyle Magazine, Elle, Buzzfeed, Refinery29, Huffington Post, & many more.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$299.00
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$299.00
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Bangkok City Safari (Join-in)

Bangkok City Safari (Join-in)

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Benefit from the attention of your guide on a small-group full-day tour that explores Bangkok’s top attractions while traveling by public transportation and boat. Visit landmarks such as Wat Pho, the Grand Palace, the Ban Bat artisan workshops that make bowls for Buddhist monks, and the Jim Thompson House (house tour at additional expense). Your tour includes temple and palace entrance fees, and public transit fares.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.58
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$59.58

Bangkok - Walking Tour

Bangkok - Walking Tour

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If you’ve already visited the Royal Palace and Khao San Road, this walking tour will take you to some of Bangkok’s less-visited sights and offer a whole new perspective on the city. Visit the Jim Thompson Museum, take in the views from Wat Saket, browse the stalls of the Flower Market, and experience local life as you cruise along the canals. Finally, enjoy a tasty lunch of typical Thai cuisine.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.48
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$95.48
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Jim Thompson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour from Bangkok

Jim Thompson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour from Bangkok

Visit the house of Jim Thomson—founder of the Thai Silk Company—and pay a visit to the magnificent Suan Pakkard Palace. See the Thompson house, which has been transformed into a splendid museum full of Southeast Asian art, and tour Suan Pakkard Palace, the former home of Prince Paripatra. - Discovery of the life & history of Jim Thomson - Inspiring architecture & beauty of Jim Thomson's House - 4 traditional houses at the Historical Suan Pakkard Palace - Impressive display of royal antiques & collectibles - Stress-free roundtrip transfer from your Bangkok city hotel
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.61
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$71.61
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Bangkok Signature Trail - Walking Tour (Minimum 2 persons)

Bangkok Signature Trail - Walking Tour (Minimum 2 persons)

Learn more about Bangkok in the olden days. Walk with us, using Bangkok public transportation to discover more of the hidden spots of this busy city. Try local Thai food that the restaurants have been open for more than half of a century. Do and eat as Bangkokians do! Help the world go GREEN: Thank you for taking this tour! You are certainly an Environmental friendly person by participating in Bangkok Safari! This tour travels by public transport, reducing the pollution caused by individual transport
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.99
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$89.99
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Go City: Bangkok All-Inclusive Pass with 30+ Attractions

Go City: Bangkok All-Inclusive Pass with 30+ Attractions

Enjoy admission to over 30 Bangkok attractions and tours, and save up to 55% compared to buying individual tickets, with a Go City Bangkok All-Inclusive Pass. Tick-off Bangkok’s best sights including the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, take in the colourful smells and sounds of Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, relax with a traditional Thai massage, and much more. Choose between a 2, 3, 4, or 5-day pass and visit as many attractions as you like for one low price. Your pass is fully-digital and can be accessed straight from your mobile device, or printed at home. Enjoy contactless admission to attractions and tours by showing your pass to be scanned. The Bangkok All-Inclusive Pass includes: • Admission to 30+ attractions and tours for a duration of 2, 3, 4 or 5-days • Must-see sights including the Grand Palace and Emerald Buddha temple • Siam Hop: 1-day Hop-on, Hop-off tour • Chao Phraya River Hop-on Hop-off boat • Fully digital pass and guide
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  • 2 to 5 days
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$99.30
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$99.30

⭐Legendary Long Tail Boat Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

⭐Legendary Long Tail Boat Tour (Private & All-Inclusive)

Our Legendary Long Tail Boat Tour will take you to the most beautiful spots along the Chao Phraya River all in one day. If you are looking for a day full of great photos, history, and culture, then this tour is for you! The morning will start at a meeting point where you will be greeted by one of our friendly, English speaking guides. From there your tour will begin. This full day tour will be fully packed with famous landmarks seen from a long tail boat on the Chao Phraya River, incredible Thai history, and much much more! = 11:00 AM – Meet at Salaam Chai MRT Station 11:15 AM – Arrive at the Long Tail Boat Dock 11:45 AM – Admire the beautiful Temple of Dawn From The River 12:30 PM – Explore the historic Royal Barges Museum 1:30 PM – Lunch time! 2:30 PM – Learn all about the world famous Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho 3:45 PM – Hop on a Tuk-Tuk and explore Wat Prayoon 5:00 PM – Arrive back at Salaam Chai MRT Station
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
Price varies by group size
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$109.00
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Jim Thompson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour from Bangkok

Jim Thompson's House & Suan Pakkard Palace Tour from Bangkok

Visit the house of Jim Thomson—founder of the Thai Silk Company—and pay a visit to the magnificent Suan Pakkard Palace. See the Thompson house, which has been transformed into a splendid museum full of Southeast Asian art, and tour Suan Pakkard Palace, the former home of Prince Paripatra. - Discovery of the life & history of Jim Thomson - Inspiring architecture & beauty of Jim Thomson's House - 4 traditional houses at the Historical Suan Pakkard Palace - Impressive display of royal antiques & collectibles - Stress-free roundtrip transfer from your Bangkok city hotel
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.61
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$71.61
Price varies by group size

Half-Day Tour of Jim Thompson House in Bangkok

Half-Day Tour of Jim Thompson House in Bangkok

Explore a stunning example of traditional Thai architecture with a half-day tour of Jim Thompson’s historic Bangkok home. Learn how the American businessman helped bring Thai silks to a worldwide audience, then browse Thompson’s remarkable collection of art from around Asia. Visit the six homes that make up the complex, and see examples of teak construction from around the country. Enjoy time away from Bangkok’s bustling streets in the property’s lush, jungle-like gardens as you hear about Thompson’s intriguing life and mysterious disappearance.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.29
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$57.29

Private Tour: Jim Thompson House & SuanPakkad Palace Museum Tour

Private Tour: Jim Thompson House & SuanPakkad Palace Museum Tour

Book this half-day visit to visit traditional Thai houses with steep rooftops angling upward toward the sky, the two best places in Bangkok are the Jim Thompson House (King of Thai Silk); and Suan Pakkard Palace or "Royal residence of the Lettuce Garden". Today them two are historical centers having tremendous assortment of Thai customary expressions, collectibles, works of art, figures, and antiques.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$112.83
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