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BTS - Bangkok for a Day (Guide)

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Stop At: The Grand Palace, Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok Thailand

Meet your private guide at your hotel or a pre-arranged meeting point. You'll start your tour by visiting the illustrious grounds of the former home of the Thai Royal Family as your guide takes you inside to see The Grand Palace Bangkok & Temple of the Emerald Buddha.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), Na Phra Lan Road Phra Borom Maha Rajawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200 Thailand

Located inside the grounds of the Grand Palace, Thailand’s most valued temple features the magnificent Emerald Buddha that dates back to the 14th century

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), 34 Wang Doem Road Wat Arun, Bang Kok Yai, Bangkok 10600 Thailand

Following on from this you will then cross the Chao Phraya River by ferry to the western part of Bangkok (Thon Buri the old capital city of Thailand) there we visit Wat Arun Temple.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), 2 Sanamchai Road. Prabarom Maharajawang, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200 Thailand

Next stop is Wat Pho – the largest temple in Bangkok and also famous for the huge 46 meter long Reclining Buddha where you can observe the intricate mother of pearl decorations on the soles of the feet. These symbols are a reminder of actions that bring peace and happiness to one’s mind.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Wang Lang Market, Soi Wang Lang Siriraj, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700 Thailand

Take an insider tip from your guide for the best place to eat lunch, and dine at your leisure in the country’s capital.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market), Jakkrapet Road, Bangkok 10200 Thailand

Next, you’ll explore Pak Khlong Talat Bangkok’s colourful and fragrant flower market, the market is open 24 hours and at night you’ll see everything from common roses to bright orchids, lilies and more.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Klongs, Wutthakat BTS, Bangkok Thailand

The waterways that reach the deepest corners of Thonburi make the perfect setting for a look at some of the most important sites in Bangkok.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chinatown - Bangkok, Yaowarat Road Samphanthawong, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100 Thailand

Bangkok’s Chinatown is a popular tourist attraction and a food haven for new generation gourmands who flock here after sunset to explore the vibrant street-side cuisine.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Wat Pak Nam, Soi Pak Nam, Thoet Thai Road Pak Khlong Phasi Charoen, Phasi Charoen, Bangkok 10160 Thailand

Quite an amazing Temple full of lovely hand carved teak wood, marble, granite.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Chao Phraya River, 780/488 Charoen Krung Road, Bang Kho Laem, Bangkok 10120 Thailand

Like all urban rivers, the history of the Chao Phraya is intertwined with the city it flows through. The original site was chosen by early settlers because of its fertility and abundant fish.

Stop At: BTS Skytrain, Bangkok Thailand

The BTS is undoubtedly the swiftest way to get around, and can whisk you right where you want to be in no time at all.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Golden Mount (Wat Saket), 344 Chakkraphat Diphong Road Bang Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100 Thailand

Wat Saket, popularly known as the Golden Mount or ‘Phu Khao Thong’, is a low hill crowned with a gleaming gold chedi.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), 494 Ratchadamri Road Lumphini, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand

The Erawan Shrine houses a statue of Phra Phrom, the Thai representation of the Hindu god of creation Lord Brahma

Duration: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Meet your private guide at your hotel or a pre-arranged meeting point.
  • Private Guide
  • Entry/Admission - The Grand Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew)
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
  • Entry/Admission - Wang Lang Market
  • Entry/Admission - Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market)
  • Entry/Admission - Klongs
  • Entry/Admission - Chinatown - Bangkok
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Pak Nam
  • Entry/Admission - BTS Skytrain
  • Entry/Admission - The Golden Mount (Wat Saket)
  • Entry/Admission - Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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Popular mentions
The most convenient mode of transport to get around the city is the BYS sky train easily accessible.
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Took the BTS from Rachathewi Station to Mo Chit (8 stops; N1 to N8) to Chatuchak Weekend Market. Cost only 40 Bhat per way. Easy and simple to use. Buying ticket very fast, despite long Queue. Staying in Pratunam area is convenient, especially so if a BTS station is 10-15 mins
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The BTS is your best friend in Bangkok. If you are anywhere near a BTS station, and there are lots of them, it is the fastest way to travel. Taxis are good and cheap but often take a very long time. Using the BTS is fast and they come very very regularly - every few minutes
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We have tried motor cycles taxis, sampans, water taxis, taxis and grab. The BTS is fast and can sometimes be very crowded. As a tourist and if you can travel outside of peak hours. BTS is clean and efficient. Announcements are made as you come to stations, in English and
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BTS in Bangkok is one of the most expensive I have ever come across. It is comparable to travelling in London. I would suggest getting a day pass for B140 which ends midnight...and if I am done for the day, I like to pass my day pass to a local who can still use it until
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