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Ayutthaya Evening Tuk Tuk Temples Tour From Bangkok

Ayutthaya Evening Tuk Tuk Temples Tour From Bangkok

From US$ 96.02 per person

Escape the Bangkok rush and see the Ayutthaya temples by night. Enjoy a tuk tuk ride to the local market and to see lit up temples with an English-speaking guide!

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Thai
Pickup included
Hotels in Bangkok city center area; Sathorn, Silom, Siam, Pratunam, Khao San Road, Siam, Charoenkrung Road and Sukhumvit area from Soi 1-39 and 2-24.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an evening trip from Bangkok to Ayutthaya to see the city by night
  • Visit the Banglan Night Market to try different kinds of Thai dishes
  • Marvel at the illuminated temples in Ayutthaya's historical area
Full description
On this tuk tuk tour, experience the city at night to see the lit up temples of Ayutthaya. The first stop is just in time for dinner as you will get to experience the local night market and explore different Thai dishes! Afterwards, start your journey to the 3 significant temples of Ayutthaya. The first temple on the itinerary is Wat Phra Si Sanphet, which was the holiest temple on the site of the old Royal Palace in Thailand's ancient capital of Ayutthaya until the city was completely destroyed by the Burmese in 1767. It was the grandest and most beautiful temple in the capital and it served as a model for Wat Phra Kaeo in Bangkok. Then, visit Wat Ratchaburana, which was founded in 1424 by King Borommarachathirat II of the Ayutthaya Kingdom and built on the cremation site of his two elder brothers. The two brothers had fought to their deaths in a duel for the royal succession to their father Intha Racha. In 1957, the temple's crypt was looted of a large number of Buddha images and gold artifacts. The thieves were later caught, but few of the treasures were recovered. Enjoy the last stop at Wat Chaiwatthanaram, which is a Buddhist temple in the city of Ayutthaya Historical Park located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River, outside Ayutthaya island. It is one of Ayutthaya's best-known temples and a major tourist attraction. The tour will end with a transfer back to your hotel in Bangkok with a unique memory from your time in Thailand. 
Includes
  • Round trip transportation from your hotel in Bangkok
  • Tuk tuk ride fee in Ayutthaya
  • English speaking guide
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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  • Appropriate attire is required for this tour:
  • No flip-flops, slippers or open-toed shoes
  • No shorts, culottes or 3/4 pants
  • No figure-hugging clothes, exercise wear, sportswear (such as tracksuits, leggings) and no see-through clothing
  • Shoulders and knees must be covered
  • T-shirts are permitted
  • Women are permitted to wear trousers (ankle-length)
  • Jeans are allowed (both men and women)
  • Food and drinks, personal expenses and gratuities are not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 13 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    3.9/5
  • Safety
    4/5

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Firstly my guide Mina and driver Mr A were perfect and did an amazing job! This tour was just what I was looking for. The temples were beautiful at night and the guide knew exactly which ones to go to. The only issue some travellers will have is that the temples are closed at night. So you see them from the outside but don’t go in to explore. This worked for me and I loved the night feel of them but if you want to explore, go during the day.

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July 25, 2022

Great evening outing

Was picked up super punctually by Pond after confirmation of the pick-up time the day before. To my surprise, I was the only guest that afternoon, so it was a purely private tour. It was good that we got to Ayutthara easily through the traffic, so we could wonderfully experience one or the other temple complex in the golden evening light. I would have liked to have stayed longer in one or the other temple, but the program was very extensive and the time with Pond passed much too quickly. Our Tuck Tuck was a new rolling disco vehicle and really cool! Pond a lovable and extremely nice tour guide. He helped me with all the photos and was a prudent companion at all times. The same applies to the driver. All in all it was a wonderful evening, rounded off with delicious food at the market, just a pity that this experience didn't appeal to more people that day. Anyway, the price was worth it. Thanks again to Pond for his tireless efforts!

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November 18, 2018

This was one of the best experience that I have had traveling, thanks to my guide Mina and Pinpon (sorry guys I am sure I am misspelling your names) but they arrived in an amazing car to patiently take me to wonderful places, Mina shared with me her culture, history and food, that was great... THANK YOU!!!

September 24, 2022

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