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Bangkok in Motion: City Tour by Skytrain, Boat and Tuk Tuk

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This is a very interesting trip to see a whole new universe of life along the side of the Klong. Exploring Bangkok from the 'inside' by boat can be a lot of fun. Large boats... read more

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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304 reviews
173 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great way to get around Bangkok. They start very early and finish around 20.30, a little earlier finish at weekend. Boats are every few minutes. It is insanely busy at peak hours. Very cheap e.g. from Pratanum pier (this is the pier where you have to change boats) to the end of the line near Chinatown is 11THB (approx £0.25.).... More 

Thank gordonj258
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very interesting trip to see a whole new universe of life along the side of the Klong. Exploring Bangkok from the 'inside' by boat can be a lot of fun. Large boats serve as transport to office goers, smartly turned out, more than 80 to a boat, as it roars down the klong at an incredible pace,... More 

Thank aabraham77
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82 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We caught the boat after our tour of the Jim Thompson House. Quick ride. Literally hop on and hop off. Son was so happy with this. Have to be a little cautious when getting on/off. The ticketing guy comes around on the side of the boat collecting money for fare. It was super cheap and boats are quite frequent up... More 

Thank Rae C
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Fast - there's no mucking around, the boat arrive, everyone jumps onboard (YUP, really 'jump' as there's always a gap between the boat and the boarding place). The boat pretty much started when people were still trying to get on! My first boarding experience was pretty hilarious, I didn't know about the seating arrangement on the boat so I just... More 

Thank herolimo
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you are staying within easy reach of this canal, it is really the best option for getting into the city to see some of the main sights. We used it twice from Phetchaburi pier to Phanfa (by the Golden Mountain) took about 20 minutes with one rapid change to a smaller boat for the last couple of stops. It... More 

Thank Steve_and_Di137
George Town, Malaysia
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125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Krungthep Maha Nakorn(Angel of City) surrounded by hundreds of Khlongs,streams and the river of Kings. Every corner of the city sits on the water so getting anywhere is always easy to avoid the traffic. The jam might take about two to three hrs on the road but the long tail taxi boat will have you arrived in no time..about twenty... More 

Thank Rangoon R
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Take the local boat to get around town. Beats the BTS and taxi any day. Its super cheap and great fun too. A slice of Bangkok life. Super convenient if you need to go to Bobae market or Pratunam area. Average boat ride from Sukhumvit area to bobae market was 20 min including a boat change and cost 30 B.... More 

Thank clix22
Bangkok, Thailand
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146 reviews
110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

this klong goes through bangkok and it is nice to take a boatride. much faster than going by taxi. one pier is very close to panthip plaza. but it is a bit noisy.

Thank MC Brigitte S
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10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

快又方便,但是上下船要非常快速,也因此有點危險,尤其是對穿高跟鞋的女孩子來說。上了船之後才需要付錢,價格非常的便宜。請小心,船跑的很快,所以你可能會被河水弄濕,而船的引擎聲通常很大聲很吵。有次我下船的時候,紙袋勾破了,袋內所有的東西掉出來,有些東西掉進了河裡而且拿不回來,很幸運地並不是所有的東西都掉進了河裡。即使是這樣,我還是覺得是一次非常有趣的經驗。有機會的話,試試看吧!It's quite fast and convenient. I took it from Jim Thompson's House to Pratunam. You need to get on and get off the boat quickly so that it would be kind of dangerous especially to the girls who wear high heels. Get on the boat and pay on boat and it's cheap. Be careful, the boat goes so fast that... More 

1 Thank Mary L
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122 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

There are a lot of skytrain lines, which crisscross the city. But unfortunately do not reach to the Wat Pho, Palace area etc. We took this local inland boat (not the tourist boat) to reach those places. This itself was a nice experience as one could see how locals in Bangkok stay and travel, from close. Beats the traffic too... More 

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