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Bangkok: Thai Baht Coin Monuments Tour

Product ID: 378774
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Discover the monuments which are featured on various Thai Baht coins on a full-day guided tour. See numerous temples, palaces, and scenic locations throughout the tour.
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Duration: 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup optional

Pickup available from Khaosan Road, Narathiwas Ratnakarin, Sathorn Road (North and South), Pratunam, Wireless Road. Please be ready at your hotel lobby 10 minutes before pickup time. Tour guides will only wait for a maximum of 10 minutes for you before proceeding to the next stop.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the landmarks embossed on various Thai Baht coins
  • See the famous Buddha statue made from jade at Wat Phra Kaew
  • Explore the Royal Grand Palace, once the home of the Thai royal family
  • Take photos at Wat Arun, known for its colorful mosaic designs
  • Roam through the tranquil grounds of Wat Benchamabophit
Full description
Start with pickup from your accommodation in Bangkok. Travel to Bangkok’s Flower Market to start the day, followed by a visit to Wat Phra Kaew as seen on the 1 Thai Baht coin. Also known as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, this sacred site is known for the huge Buddha statue made from jade, as well as panoramic views of the Bangkok skyline. Explore the nearby Royal Grand Palace, which was home to the royal family until the early 1900s.

Next, board a riverboat to the next stop, Wat Arun, also known as the Temple of Dawn. Nestled beside the river, this temple is featured on the 10 Thai Baht coin. Discover a monument decorated with colorful mosaic designs that make it a popular photo-op. Snap a shot or two before heading to lunch at a local restaurant for lunch, at your own expense.

After lunch, travel to Wat Saket, also known as the Temple of the Golden Mount due to its large gleaming chedi which can be seen from miles away. This temple is illustrated on the 2 Thai Baht coin and offers spectacular views of the city.

Finally, make your way to the final stop on the tour, Wat Benchamabophit. This temple is featured on the 5 Thai Baht coin. Also known as the Marble Temple, spend an hour admiring its white walls and numerous Buddha statues. Enjoy a stroll through the tranquil grounds before being returned to your accommodation.
Includes
  • English-speaking guide
  • Transportation fees (boat ride)
  • Drinking water
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entrance fees (Grand Palace & Wat Phra Kaew THB500, Wat Arun THB50, Wat Saket THB50, Wat Benchamabophit THB50)
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Meals
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

At National Stadium BTS Station Exit 2, Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Cash
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Pickup is only available from certain central locations within Bangkok
• If your accommodation is not within these areas, please select the meeting point option when booking
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Product ID: 378774