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2-Hour Guided Long-Tail Boat Tour on Bangkok Yai Canal

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2 hrs
Guided tour

Sail through Bangkok on a 2-hour long-tail guided boat tour, witnessing an ancient artists' house, vibrant local life, and a mesmerizing giant Buddha.


  • Embark on a delightful guided tour aboard a long-tail boat across Bangkok Yai Canal and marvel at Bangkok's hidden gems.

  • Immerse in local staples of daily life at Thonburi as you witness elderly people sitting on the chairs on the wooden docks, and children frolicking in the canals.

  • Marvel at the Artist's House, a 200-year-old wooden house that is a public space to preserve art and traditional performance styles like puppetry.

  • Admire Wat Paknam Phasi Charoen's giant meditating Buddha statue which stands tall at an outstanding height of 70 meters.

  • Did you know? The temple of Wat Paknam doubled as a clandestine radio station during World War II.


  • 2-hour long-tail boat ride

  • English-speaking guide

  • Bottled water

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Embark on a Cultural Odyssey

Enjoy an unforgettable journey aboard a traditional Thai long-tail boat as you traverse through the waterways of Thonburi, the ancient capital of Thailand. Listen to the tales of local history from your English-speaking guide and observe the charming vignettes of everyday life unfolding along the klongs/canals. The sight of elderly residents basking in the warmth of the sun, children frolicking in the waters, and women attending to their daily chores, captures the unique blend of Thai tradition with urban life.

Unveiling Hidden Gems

The boat docks momentarily to let you relish the appeal of the Artist's House Baan Silapin. Nestled within a cluster of shophouses, this 200-year-old traditional marvel whispers tales of its transformation into a haven for arts and performances. Glide towards Wat Paknam Phasi Charoen, where the gigantic Buddha statue, equivalent to a 20-story building resides. As the boat hovers here, capture the majesty of Thailand's largest cross-legged, meditating Buddha statue. Steep in a blend of cultural splendor, infectious energy, and thrilling adventure on this Bangkok Canal tour!


  • 9:30am: Meet at the meeting point

  • 9:45am: Get on a longtail boat and cruise on the Chao Phraya river

  • 10:20am: Explore the Bangkok Yai Canal

  • 10:50am: Visit Baan Silapin (The Artist's House)

  • 11:10am: Stop and take a photo on the boat at Wat Paknam Phasi Charoen

  • 11:30am: Disembark from the boat


  • This tour can accommodate a maximum of 10 people in 1 group.

  • The experience is not accessible for wheelchair users.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at Tang Trongchit Commercial School bus stop.

  • Address: Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand.

  • Landmark: Bus stop on the opposite side of the Elefin Cafe on Maha Rat Road.

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Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Tang Trongchit Commercial School, which is the meeting point itself.

  • Board buses #1 REG, #3 REG, #1 MINI, #3 AC, or more to get you here

By Metro

  • The closest metro station is Sanam Chai station. It is a quick 5-minute walk from the Museum Siam exit to the meeting point.

  • Board metro #Blue lIne to the get you there.

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