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“Sit and watch the world go by”
Review of Chao Phraya River

Chao Phraya River
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$108.36*
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Loy Nava Rice Barge Dinner Cruise Including Transfers from Bangkok
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$66.30*
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Half-Day Thonburi Klongs and Grand Palace of Bangkok
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$106.25*
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Private Tour: Amazing Bangkok
Ranked #23 of 594 things to do in Bangkok
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: This scenic river, flowing through the heart of Bangkok, offers convenient boat transportation and sightseeing cruises since many of the major city attractions are easily accessible from various points along this waterway.
Reviewed November 22, 2012

Although I was only on the river as part of the hotel shuttle, I always saw something new and exciting when I was boating up and down. Watch for the giant catsish that can be seen from the pier of the Ramada Plaza Menam Riverside Hotel or in front of any temple that is located on the river.

Thank Edward N
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Reviewed November 22, 2012

This is truly a must see in BKK. It's crazy, it's stinky but it's just fantastic to explore the Chao Phraya river and its amazing canals. The river and canals are host to many Thai homes, both extremely poor and fancier ones. Enjoy its merchants, its traffic, stop by the Temple of Dawn, take IN Bangkok.

Thank HX M
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Reviewed November 22, 2012

Best to have an early dinner cruise to watch the sunset and night views. Prefered the show in Phuket as the Calypso show was not as impressive.

Thank JayTee23
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Reviewed November 21, 2012

Took a boat ride with fast boat on the river. Enjoy stop at snake farm and at some temples along the river route. Can bve a pleasant adventure.

Thank andrew s
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Reviewed November 18, 2012

The river is extremely poluted which is a shame but if you can get past that there are loads of interesting things to see when taking a trip down the river
Take a tour river cruise or just head down to Saphan Taksin BTS and get a private boat to take you on a cruise

1  Thank browncat13
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