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Royal Grand Palace and Bangkok Temples - Half Day Tour

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Overview
Uncover the royal and spiritual riches of Bangkok with this cultural half-day guided tour that will give you the possibility to admire the architectural masterpiece of the Grand Palace and the wonderful Wat Pho and Wat Traimit temples. Join this small group tour led by a professional local guide that start at 8.00 am.
Highlights
  • Get your bearings in Bangkok's historic center while ticking off city highlights
  • Explore the city in a climate-controlled vehicle to cool off from city heat
  • Mix culture and history for a great introduction to Bangkok
  • A small-group tour limited to 10 for personalized attention
What to Expect
Meet a driver at your hotel and then make the first stop of the day at the Grand Palace, a complex of buildings, courtyards, and temples that are still used by Thailand's royalty. Follow in the footsteps of Siamese kings and queens as you stroll through the funeral and coronation halls, and visit the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. Just next door is Wat Pho, among the city’s oldest temples, where you’ll find more than 1,000 images of the Buddha surrounded by shrines and sacred trees. From there, continue to Wat Traimit temple, where a solid-gold Buddha, hidden for centuries beneath a plaster disguise, was rediscovered in the 1950s. After a morning of royal Siamese architecture and Buddhist temples, this tour concludes with return transfer to your departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick-up client from all Hotels inside Bangkok. We don't provide pick-up from Airport Hotels.
Duration
4h
Return Details
Hotel lobby
Inclusions
  • Professional local guide and driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
  • Entry/Admission - The Grand Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is formal (trousers, jeans or long knee-length skirt are permitted)
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Hotel name for pick up please put in a specail request title
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 30 July 2019 via mobile

Stunning palace and museum - it’s split into 2 parts the first the temples and the second the grounds and palace. They beautifully kept and well looked after. We went and saw the traditional dancers which is also included in the price.

Thank 63caz
Reviewed 2 April 2019

We were the only two people who signed up for the tour at that time so we were treated to a private tour. Our guide (I think his name was Tony?) was very knowledgeable, fun, and a very interesting person. I thought I knew a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank loisdeboid
Reviewed 22 February 2019

I love when Sunny, the tour guide is fun and lively! There was a mix up about which hotel that I was at, I gave them the right info but somehow they went to the wrong hotel. I was a little frustrated, but they actually...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank wanderlustsfbay
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Spent several hours in great heat walking around the grounds of this ancient palace. Sadly you cannot enter many of the buildings, which was rather frustrating. What we did see was just amazing and beautiful. Feel the history

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MikeDozy
Reviewed 25 January 2019

I would suggest be careful from tuk tuk guy because lot of scam just plan take taxi miter best way no 20 baht for whole day trip including royal garden or palace before visit you should wear decent cloth as cover your body shirt pant...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank honeysnn
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Eem954
5 June 2019|
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Response from Cheman B |
You have evening tours but you cannot get into the temples, you can visit from outside. If you are really interested then early morning tours are better. Most of statues are inside the temples. Good luck. Be careful with... More
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K H
15 February 2019|
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
You can ask the tour guide where to meet you. Give them you location and they will figure that out. Usually they will suggest a place close to public transport terminal. They will contact you a day before your scheduled tour... More
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