Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and embark on a fun-filled day tour around Chachoengsao Province. Visit the historic and vibrant Klong Suan Market and several temples, cruise down the Bang Pakong River and take delight in a sumptuous lunch of Thai dishes.
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Klong Suan Market
Visit the 100-year old market which is more than just a seafood display, giant bazaar or floating market but a living museum that still preserves the old Thai style.
Wat Saman Rattanaram Temple
Stroll a huge park where you can see the Giant Reclining Ganesha.
Enjoy a sumptuous set lunch of Thai dishes at a local restaurant.
Bang Pakong River
Take a scenic boat ride along the river and observe the daily lifestyles of the residents on the riverbanks, as well as their traditional stilt houses.
Wat Pho Bang Khla
Enter a large temple landmark offering serene grounds and lots of giant golden-crowned flying foxes, one of the largest bats in the world.
Wat Paknam Jolo
See the beautiful temple along the river that is believed to be the only gold-painted temple in Thailand for praying.
Muban Namtan Sot (Palm Sap Village)
Have a chance to taste the fresh palm seeds and get refreshed by the palm juice that will be served at the sole production source of ready-to-drink palm sap in the east before traveling back to Bangkok.
Drop-off at Bangkok Hotels
Embark on a morning ride from Bangkok to Chachoengsao Province, a province located to the east of Bangkok in Thailand's central region. Also known as Paet Rio, Chachoengsao which is a fertile agricultural area fed by the Bang Pakong River, has an old history back to the reign of King Borommatrailokkanat in the Ayutthaya period.
Upon arrival, visit Klong Suan, a 100-year old market which is more than just a fresh seafood display, giant bazaar or a touristic floating market. Established in the reign of King Rama V, the market is a living museum that still preserves the old Thai style especially the buildings and the furniture. Be charmed by endless rows of tiny old-fashioned wooden shops and restaurants with their terraces above the water.
Continue to the Wat Saman Rattanaram Temple, where you will see the biggest Giant Reclining Ganesh in Thailand. You will also see several large statues of other Buddhist images. Then, enjoy a sumptuous lunch of Thai dishes at a local restaurant.
After lunch, take a scenic boat ride along the Bang Pakong River. Admire the nature and daily lifestyles of the residents on the riverbanks, as well as their traditional stilt houses. After the cruise, proceed to Wat Po Bangkla, a large landmark temple offering serene grounds and lots of giant golden-crowned flying foxes, one of the largest bats in the world. Take a quick stop at Wat Paknam Jolo, a stunning golden chapel alongside the river. This is believed to be the only gold-painted temple in Thailand.
Lastly, visit Muban Namtan Sot or the Palm Sap Village, the sole production source of ready-to-drink palm sap in the East. A refreshing palm juice and fresh palm seed will also be served before traveling back to Bangkok.
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Klong Suan 100 years market is quite crowded during weekends and public holidays.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
You can book a minimum of 2.
Any cancellations made between 7 business days (17:00:00 local time) to 3 business days (17:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made within 3 business days of your activity (after 17:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.