Visit Wat Saket watching the monks as they perform their morning chant rituals. Climb up to the Golden Mount for panoramic views of Ratanakosin Island and take a walk to a community famed for their crafting of monk’s alms bowls. Then hop on a local shuttle boat to travel Klong Saen Sap to Jim Thompson’s mansion.
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Depart from hotel to Rattanakosin Island, the original area of Bangkok when it was first established as the capital over 200 years ago.
Hike up to the The Golden Mount to pay respect to the Buddha’s relics. The platform on its top level is still a great place to enjoy a 360-degree panorama of Bangkok’s old district.
The Golden Mount, is part of the Wat Saket temple located just outside the old royal city precincts, next to the Pom Mahakhan fort. The Golden Mount was the tallest structure in Bangkok and it’s also used to suspect fire accidents.
Board the klong 'bus-boat' on Klong Saen Sap and cross the city to the west.
Visit Jim Thompson’s House Museum. This exquisite collection of traditional Thai houses stands as a museum to Jim Thompson, the man who revived the Thai silk industry and founded the Jim Thompson Thai Silk Company. Jim Thompson’s eclectic collection of antiques and artifacts is on permanent exhibition, making this a magnificent tribute to a well-respected and sorely missed legendary figure.
Inclusions: Air-conditioned vehicles with experienced driver English speaking licensed guide All admission fees as mentioned in the program Shuttle Boat VAT 7% and all Government taxes (no service charge)
Exclusions: Items of a personal nature Tips or Gratuities to guide and driver Lunch
Child Policy: For children under 2 years old will be Free of charge. For children 2-11 years old we charge 70% of the price that calculate from a total number of adult pax. For children over 12 years old we charge normal price.