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Bangkok Vanguards

Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 90 917 8727
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Experience Thailand on a deeper level. A group of die-hard Thailand fans and explorers with Thai-German roots teamed up to craft innovative, offbeat and authentic experiences for travelers, volunteers and businesses. We are known for reinventing behind the scenes Thailand through our continuous refinement and innovation. Vanguards does not only stand for cutting edge Thailand experiences but also for a growing community of socially conscious Thailand fans and a strong local and global network of social innovators. We strongly believe that Thailand experiences should be designed to enrich travelers and locals alike and drive positive impact where ever possible. We invite travelers, volunteers and companies to be part of our endeavor whilst enjoying the heart and soul of Thailand.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Banglamphu
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+66 90 917 8727
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"these guys"
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"normal tourist"
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"pampered experience"
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"tourist highlights"
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"wonderful introduction"
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"perfect guide"
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"an adventure"
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"local delicacies"
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"long tail"
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"everyday life"
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"bike ride"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner Chris and I were so pleased to have chosen Bangkok Vanguards for the 360 degree tour whilst staying in Bangkok. The day was amazing with our guide Michael . We went through the backstreets of chinatown, learnt the history of Bangkok and visited...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am someone who has been on many, many tours on my journey around the world. I’ve done some unforgettable things. Taking every travel experience I’ve ever had into consideration, the bangkok360 tour was hands down the best travel experience I’ve ever had in my...More

Thank tony b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are not enough words to describe the extent of our pleasure during the 360° tour with Phannee. There were just the three of us and the guide. Having lived in Bangkok for three years 1999 to 2002, we returned there in July 2018 to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved our Bangkok starters tour with Sunny. She showed us bangkok in a way that we would have never seen the city exploring it on our own. We learned a lot about Thailand’s culture, religion and history and she showed us how to...More

Thank Lisa D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bangkok Vanguards are a small group who run tours aroundvthe Bangkok area. They only have small mumbers in each group butvtheir prices are comparible with other organisations. I did the Bangkok Starters tour which seeks to show you Bangkok behind the main streets. The tour...More

Thank Brian W
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Flower market, steel bridge, back lanes, home cooked meal, rooftop beer, ghost town...some nice descriptors for the tour. Its not a physically challenging ride but some curbs and tight corners might pose some difficulty for the novice cyclist although just tell the guide to slow...More

Thank Terence K
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Our 10-11 hour Bangkok 360 tour was one of the best things I have ever done, bar none, in my travel life. Micheal our guide and company president led us thru and unequalled exploration of culture, food, sites and history of this incredible city. Micheal...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

I went on a night bicycle tour and I have to say that this was absolutely the best experience I have had in Bangkok when it comes to tours and guided activities. It actually doesn’t feel like a tour at all, more like an adventure...More

Thank MarziaAnna
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Went on a walking tour of Chinatown, and it was phenomenal! Such an interesting place and cannot imagine a better way to learn about its past and present than to walk the streets with a knowledgeable guide. So fortunate to have Michael show us around...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

We did this tour with Phiphit and had the most fantastic day. Explored markets, temples, canals and ate food that we otherwise wouldn't have. Highly recommended, Thanks Phiphit for a fabulous day.

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While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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Marina C
Dear Tour Professionals, I would like to find out if you are available on three days in July to spend with us showing the best your city can offer. We arrive from Singapore on July 3 at 5 pm and will stay in Bangkok on July 4. Then we are going to Chiang Mai for 2 days and will be staying in Bangkok again on July 7 and 8. Please let me know if you are available on all of those 3 days and what tours you can recommend. We are interested in the Grand Palace, most famous Temples, Flower Market, Chinatown, etc. I hope to hear from you as soon as possible as we are leaving the United States on June 28th going to Singapore. Additional details: We are a very active couple, can walk a lot, very punctual time wise, interested in everything authentic and worth looking at. We love history, culture, humor, shopping, food, etc. We are interested in the following attractions: 1. Wat Arun (the Temple of Dawn) 2. Canal tour by a long tail speed boat along original Chaophraya River 3.Grand Palace & The Emerald Buddha Temple 4.Wat Pho (The Reclining Buddha Temple) 5. Flower Market 6. Chinatown or 7. Khaosan Road 8. Wat Saket (The Golden Mountain Temple) 9. Jim Thompson house Please make your suggestions how to organize our 3 days in Bangkok, your availability and your charges. We are staying at the Oriental Residence Bangkok at 110 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan. We hope to meet you very soon. Marina and Mike Chudnovsky
June 23, 2015|
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Response from Callie R | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Both my husband and I were in Bangkok back in March and the best thing we did was to use Bangkok Vanguards, to start us off on Day 1 of our stay in Bangkok. They provide walking tours (that also covers Chinatown... More
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