Grand Palace & The Emerald Buddha + Canal Tour
The Grand Palace consists of several buildings of highly detailed Thai style architecture combined with Italian Renaissance style.
The walled-in city harbours the private Chapel of their Majesties the King and Queen where the sacred image of the Emerald Buddha is Kept.
The Emerald Buddha is enshrined on a golden traditional Thai-style throne made of gilded-carved wood, known as a “Busabok”, in the ordination hall of the royal monastery. The sacred image is clad with one of the three seasonal costumes (summer, rainy season, and winter).The Upper Terrace
Four main monuments are found on this terrace: a reliquary in the shape of a golden chedi; the Mondop, a repository for Buddhist sacred scriptures inscribed on palm leaves, contained within a beautiful mother-of-pearl inlaid cabinet; a miniature Angkor Wat crafted by the order of King Mongkut(Rama IV); and the Royal Pantheon in which statues of past sovereigns of the ruling Chakri dynasty are enshrined.The Galleries
|Tour Time : 8:00-12:00 or 12.30-16.30
|08:00 hrs||Meet at Hotel lobby.|
|09:00 hrs||Visit The Grand Palace and the Chapel Royal of the Emerald Buddha besides the royal residences. Wat Phra Kaeo, the most beautiful and important Buddhist temple in Thailand.|
|10:00 hrs||Cruise in a comfortable long-tail motor boat along the Chao Phraya River and canals in Thonburi area. You will be treated to a spectacular and colorful scenery of Thai life along the river banks. The Bangkok people still depend on the waterways to transport their merchandise. Enroute you can see many magnificent temples and architectural buildings, including Grand Palace, Wat Arun or The Temple of Dawn, the Royal Thai Navy Dockyard, the Thai Maritime Navigation Company, the Old Customs House and Royal Barges Museum.|
|11:30 hrs||City-sightseeing tour along the old city. You can see the City Pillar Shrine, National Museum, Golden Mountain, Thai Boxing Stadium, Anantasamakhom Palace, Parliament House, Chitlada Palace King’s Residence and City Tour.|
|12:00 hrs||Arrive the hotel.|
>>Wat Phra Kaew is Thailand’s most sacred temple, so please do not wear shorts, or sandals.
>>Certain buildings in the Palace grounds are closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Prices in Thai Baht per person
|Group Size||1 Adult||2 Adults||3 Adults||4 Adults||5 Adults||6 Adults||7 Adults||8 Adults|
>>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,tips for guide, etc.
>>Other services not mentioned in the program.
Child Policy :
>> For children under 3 years and height below 100 cm will be “Free” of charge.
>>For children 3-10 years old we charge 75% of adult price.
>>For children over 10 years old we charge normal price.
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