Bang Pa-In Royal Palace
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  • From Bangkok: Ayutthaya & Ayothaya Floating Market Day Trip

    1. From Bangkok: Ayutthaya & Ayothaya Floating Market Day Trip

    After meeting in Bangkok in the morning, start the 2-hour drive to Ayutthaya. The ancient city of Ayutthaya was founded around 1350, and became the second capital of Siam after Sukhothai. On this full-day trip, you will explore the ruins of the old city, in the UNESCO listed Ayutthaya Historical Park. The park is an archaeological site that contains palaces, Buddhist temples, monasteries, and statues. Stop at the Bang Pa-In Royal Palace. The palace was originally built in 1632 by King Prasat Thong. At this spot, you can find a number of impressive buildings built in different architectural styles from Thai, Chinese and European design. Continue your tour with a visit to Ayothaya floating market and enjoy some free time for lunch. After lunch, you will visit 2 more historical sites, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet and Wat Mahathat, to discover the historical ruins of the great temple sites. You wi...

    The guide was super friendly. It was angreat way to know more about Thailand history and culture.

  • From Bangkok: Ayutthaya Historical Park Small-Group Day Trip

    2. From Bangkok: Ayutthaya Historical Park Small-Group Day Trip

    Dating back to 1350, the sites of Ayutthaya Historical Park are a must-visit for fans of history, architecture, and religion. Thanks to your experienced tour guide, you and your group will learn all about Buddhist history as you explore countless temples. In the 18th century, much of Ayutthaya was destroyed by Burmese invaders; witness the structures in their various states of disrepair. Tree roots growing around scattered Buddha heads only adds to the historical charm of this unique destination. After departing from Bangkok bright and early, see Bang Pa-In Royal Palace en route to Ayutthaya. Used as a summer residence for ancient Thai kings, the golden pagodas and serene pools make for a great introduction to the region’s glorious past. After arriving in Ayutthaya, take several hours to explore fascinating ancient religious sites including Wat Mahathat, where a decapitated Buddha hea...

  • From Bangkok: Private Tour to Ayutthaya & Summer Palace

    3. From Bangkok: Private Tour to Ayutthaya & Summer Palace

    Explore Ayutthaya, the old capital city of the kingdom of Siam on a private guided day trip from Bangkok. Discover the major highlights of the historical city and stop off at the King's Summer Palace - an iconic landmark on the route home. Start your trip with pickup from your hotel in Bangkok. Board an air-conditioned private vehicle and head straight to Ayuthaya, the former Thai capital for over 400 years. Set off to observe the glory of the ancient capital on a guided walking tour of the temple and palace ruins. First, visit Wat Phu Khao Thong, or the “Monastery of the Golden Mount” located just outside Ayuthaya. Then, proceed to the ancient palace and Wat Phra Si Sanphet, the holiest temple on the site of the old Royal Palace. Capture incredible photographs of the 3 chedis (or stupas) before heading over to Viharn Phra Mongkol Bopit where you can witness one of the largest bronze B...

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4.6 / 5

based on 372 reviews

Very interesting day, Tan (guide) was very knowledgable and made sure everybody knew where to meet and gave very clear instructions. Transport was excellent and there were many bargains to be had at the floating market. Palace gardens were amazing!

Very well organised- from the location of the meeting point, itinerary explained to the drop off point. Our guide Jenny (nickname Oh) was a delight. Very thorough, knowledgable and extremely friendly.

The guide was super friendly. It was angreat way to know more about Thailand history and culture.

Very nice tour guide. Lots of time to take pictures. very good explanations about Thai History.

Very good price-performance ratio, very nice travel companion, nice overall package.