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Chao Phraya River, Bangkok

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Take a trip on the pleasant waters of Chao Phraya River, one of Thailand's major waterways. Catch sights of some of Bangkok's main architectural and historical attractions on a guided tour, and join the city's inhabitants on a cross-river ferry or water taxi, known locally as a longtail. Consider booking a day trip with one of the many companies offering excursions to the rural communities that live on the riverbank. Put Chao Phraya River into our Bangkok travel itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Bangkok.
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  • Ripoff! My wife and I took a private long tail boat (just the two of us). Price was reasonable, but the 'captain' was a pirate. He zoomed past other boats throughout the canals and choppy water on the...  more »
  • One of my favorite things about Bangkok is the river front traffic. Barges, water taxis, party boats, dinnercruises, long tail taxis all nicely and patiently interweaving to carry cargo and people fro...  more »
  • Took the river cruise some time back for dinner/visiting other parts of bangkok. I think that it's quite interesting to see this side of bangkok.  more »