Explore the old side of Bangkok - Private bike tour

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Private tour
6 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Join with us, you will have the chance to experience the serene life of the local communities along Chao Phraya River. We will visit old temples of royal importance that are more than two centuries old before continuing to the Thonburi locomotive depot and see traditional gold leaf makers at work. A highlight you may not want to miss is the National Museum of Royal Barges, where you can explore the stunning handmade barges up close. This tour is suitable for all riders, including families!


From 7:00 to 7:45am, we pick you up at your hotel in Bangkok and transfer to our starting point. We begin our ride in back alleyways through flower market nearby Phra Phuttha Yodfa Bridge. Then we take ferry across the Chao Phraya River and paddle along antique railways to visit the gold leaf makers at their home where every gold leaf is made by hand. On the way, we stop at two fascinating temples – Wat Dusit Dharam, which has hundred years old wooden barge that was made by a whole tree, and Wat Suan Sawan founded in the Ayutthaya period (12th and 13th century). From here we continue cycling on country lanes, allowing you to experience the natural surroundings and the Thai way of life along the canals. Another highlight of the tour is a visit to National Museum of Royal Barges. Here you can explore Thailand’s most unique and beautiful Royal Barges up close. Each was craved into the figure of mythical creatures from Thai folklore such as Garuda and Naga. We then head to Rama 8 Bridge, where we cross back to Rattanankosin area and return to our starting point. From there we drive you back to your hotel. End trip around 1:30pm.


  • Bike tour
  • Chao Phraya River
  • Flower market
  • Traditional gold leaf makers’ home
  • Wat Dusit Dharam
  • Wat Suan Sawan
  • National Museum of Royal Barges


  • Duration : 6 hours
  • Departure – meeting point : hotel in Bangkok
  • Return point : departure point


  • Hotel transfer
  • Bike and helmet hire
  • All entrance fees
  • All water and snacks whilst riding
  • Ferry ride
  • English speaking guide
  • Accident insurance


  • Personal expenses & Tips

Please Note

  • This tour is suitable for all levels of rider
  • Photos aren’t allowed inside the Royal Barge Museum
  • Gold leaf makers program is operated only on weekdays
  • What to bring: sunscreen, sunglasses, and camera

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