Trip Description : This full day tour bring you to Thailand’s only remaining authentic floating market at Damnoen Saduak to see hundreds of colourful, wooden boats offering tasty local produce. Then, process to the Sampran Crocodile Farm and Sampran Riverside (formerly Rose Garden) - the Thai village culture show.
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Meet your English-speaking guide in the hotel’s lobby.
Depart for Damnoen Saduak Floating Market,situated 110 Km. west of Bangkok. Your journey commences with a leisurely drive through rice paddies and salt fields.
En route we visit farmhouse along the way and watch locals produce sugar from coconut. The tour continues with a 30 minutes speedboat trip along fruit plantation to see Thai houses and the traditional way of life.
Arrive Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Here you will be fascinated by boats of various shapes and sizes used by local merchants to ferry their goods. Your are able to hire small boat board along the market for shopping local products. [small boat is not included]
Depart floating market to visit the wood carving factory.
Then head to Samphran Crocodile Farm for buffet lunch. large variety of food served buffet style with warm Thai hospitality.
Enjoy a spectacular show of Crocodile Wrestling between man and crocodiles are also offers. The farm of more than 10,000 crocodiles is acclaimed to have one of the cleanest and most impressive public crocodile displays in the world. (by CITES)
The Magic Show.
See the Greatest Elephant Show in Thailand, an elephant show complete with dramatic sounds and narration Watch a ceremonial rite to bless the buffalo hide cord before hunting the elephants. Be entertained to football jumbo cup, dancing and at play from well-trained cutes. And re-enacting Yutha Hathi, an ancient battle scene on elephant back in full battle gear.
Continue to Sampran Riverside (formerly Rose Garden) Country Resort to visit the Thai village and enjoy the unique and unforgettable experience of the world-renowned Thai Village Cultural Show, featuring an impressive cast of 150 performers, portrays captivating scenes of everyday life in rural Thailand and ’Thai ways’ and offers a vivid introduction to: Thai living, the ’cycle of life’, time-honoured customs and traditions in an agricultural community in Thailand; the Thai passion for festive fun or ’sanuk’ and Thai ’joie de vivre’ ? the celebration of a good life and good times, as expressed in the folk songs and dance of the four regions of Thailand.
The Thai Village and Cultural show programme
Morning rituals in the household
An ancient lullaby
The Nagee Saran Dance
- Glong Sabatchai Victory Drums
Ancient Art of Self-Defence
Traditional Dance of the 4 Regions of Thailand
The Bu-nga Dance from Southern Thailand
The graceful Fingernail Dance from Northern Thailand
The magnificent Vichanee Dance from Central Thailand featuring colourful costumes and performed with exquisitely-crafted fans - a ancient court dance performed for royalty in times past.
The boisterous Bamboo Dance from I-San, the northeastern region of Thailand, signifies festivities and camaraderie; it requires tremendous skill, concentration and perfect timing, to perform.
Depart from Sampran Riverside (formerly Rose Garden) to Bangkok.
Arrive your hotel.
RATES [Valid 01-NOV-2013 - 31-OCT-2014]
Prices per person in THB
Inclusions: Air-conditioned vehicles with experienced driver English speaking licensed guide All admission fees as mentioned in the program Lunch (at Crocodile Farm) 30 minutes speedboat trip along fruit plantation
Exclusions: Small boat board along the Floating Market Items of a personal nature Tips or Gratuities to guide and driver
For children under 3 years old will be Free of charge
For children 4-12 years old we charge 70% of adult price
For children over 13 years old we charge normal price