Ayutthaya is a city in Thailand, about 80 kilometers north of Bangkok. It was capital of the Kingdom of Siam, and a prosperous international trading port, from 1350 until razed by the Burmese in 1767. The ruins of the old city now form the Ayutthaya Historical Park, an archaeological site that contains palaces, Buddhist temples, monasteries and statues. The park is on an island between 3 rivers.
06:15 – Pick up from hotels in Bangkok to the River City Shopping Complex
07:30 – Depart from River City Shopping Complex to Ayutthaya by Air-Conditioned Coach.
09:00 – Arrival Ayutthaya to visit Summer Palace at Bang Pa-In see the enchanting beautiful Aisawanthiphaya-Art Pavilion the unique Chinese style hall with a vast collection of Thai, Chinese and European artefacts, as well as many other outstanding monuments, The palace itself is a pretty garden with plenty of rare flowers.
10:30 – Arrive at the Ayutthaya, the Ancient city, which was the former Thai capital.
– Wat Maha That. Over 600 years old, Wat Maha That was the heart and soul of the Ayutthaya people. It was almost completely destroyed by the Burmese during Thai-Burmese war.
– Wat Na Phra Men: Remains in perfect conditions, as it was used as the Burmese headquarters. The splendid Golden Buddha, dressed in regal attire, was place in the temple along with the three thousand year old green stone carved Buddha. Both are considered as extremely valuable national relics.
– Wat Lokayasutharam has a mysterious past, hereby its origins are unknown. The temple enshrines a Largest Reclining Buddha Image which was built during the Early period of the Ayutthaya Region. The other two ancient temple, as well as the ruined site also surround the compound area.
12:30 – Depart Wat Lokayasutharam for to White Orchid River Cruise at Wat Chong Lom Pier in Nonthaburi Province
13:30 – The cruise leaves the pier and heads downtream toward Bangkok
– Buffet Lunch on Board: Delicious Meals served in a full menu of Thai and European cuisines, desserts, season fruits, coffee and tea.
15:00 – Coffee and tea will be served
15:45: Arrive Bangkok and disembark at the RIVER CITY SHOPPING COMPLEX, and transfer you back to your hotel.
>>Visitors are requested to be dressed properly and appropriately upon entering the ground
of Bang Pa-In Palace.
>>Please do not wear shorts, sandals or no-sleeves.
>>Private tour by air-condition vehicle.
>>Transfer from/to hotel.
>>All admission fees as mentioned in the program
>>English speaking guide
>>Personal expenses such as drinks, insurance, tips for guide, etc.
>>Other services not mentioned in the program.