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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. Plan to visit Chao Phraya River during your Bangkok vacation using our convenient Bangkok tour builder app.
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  • The Chao Phraya is the major river in Thailand, with its low alluvial plain forming the centre of the country. It flows through Bangkok and then into the Gulf of Thailand. You can enjoy the river by.....  more
    The Chao Phraya is the major river in Thailand, with its low alluvial plain forming the centre of the country. It flows through Bangkok and then into the Gulf of Thailand. You can enjoy the river by.....  more »
  • This was the first thing we did in Bangkok after checking in to our hotel in Sukhumvit at about 5pm. Best place to find a boat is Saphan Taksin - and easy to take the excellent BTS to get there... 
    This was the first thing we did in Bangkok after checking in to our hotel in Sukhumvit at about 5pm. Best place to find a boat is Saphan Taksin - and easy to take the excellent BTS to get there...  more »
  • The river itself is very windy and pretty. You can take a river taxi to see the temples. I highly recommend taking a dinner cruise so you can explore the river at night. Everything is very pretty... 
    The river itself is very windy and pretty. You can take a river taxi to see the temples. I highly recommend taking a dinner cruise so you can explore the river at night. Everything is very pretty...  more »

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