Soak up the sights of the vibrant Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Delve into the world of Thai traditional arts and crafts at the Rose Garden – this 1-day sightseeing Bangkok shore excursion will bring you closer to the culture and people of ‘the Land of a Thousand Smiles’!
Tour only suitable for: Visitors overnight in Bangkok from the previous night.
Upon pickup from hotel by your driver and guide, you’ll be transferred to the garden province of Samut Songhkhram in the Mae Klong River delta area. Visit an authentic country market located along the railway tracks, and see locals traveling to the market by train.
Continue your Bangkok shore excursion to the fascinating Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, situated about 110km from Bangkok in the Ratchaburi province. Expect to find friendly merchants paddling along the congested canals to sell exotic tropical fruits, vegetables, and many others. Visit a local Sugar Palm factory before boarding a long-tail boat to cruise Damnern canals. Learn about teakwood carving afterward.
On the way back to port, visit Erawan Museum. Welcomed by a huge elephant statue with three heads sitting above the entrance, take your first step inside the splendid museum cast in pure green-hued copper. The museum is divided into three levels representing for a part of Thai cosmos. Gently walk around, admire collections of priceless Eastern antiques with tons of religious symbols. After that, you’ll be sent back to the port in good time for your cruise departure. Trip ends.