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History, Art & Relaxation: Ko-Kret Island, Pottery-Making & Thai Massage!

E-Voucher Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    8.5 hours

  • Start time

    9am

  • Meeting Point

    Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details. If you do not wish to be picked up, you can directly make your way to BTS Station (WongwianYai).

  • Ending Point

    You will be dropped back to the hotel.

Key Highlights

  • Tour the Bang Chak Temple temple and behold the large Buddha image across the river
  • Cruise through the tiny hamlet of Ko-Kret Island
  • Enjoy fermented noodles, curries, rice dishes on Ko-Kret Island
  • Learn the technique behind ancient pottery making on the Island
  • Shop for inexpensive old antiques and collectibles at WatSuanKaeo centre
  • You may indulge in a relaxing Thai massage at the end of the day in Bangkok at WatWorachanyawat

Overview

Experience the quieter side of Bangkok as you venture out to the green getaway of Ko-Kret Island and enjoy soothing rural views and activities. Kickstart your day at Bang Chak Temple (Wat Bang Chak) in Nonthaburi on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River. Behold the temple's large Buddha image that looks out across the river!

Thereafter board the cross-river ferry that leaves from Wat Bang Chak and venture into KohKret as you cruise through the tiny hamlets and stopping for a cool drink as the mood strikes. Before you know it, it will be time for a delicious lunch at Ko-Kret Island where you indulge in local dishes like kanomjeen, fermented rice noodles eaten with a variety of different curries, and a rice dish known as kowchaa!

Post a tasty lunch, hop back on the cross-river ferry to Wat Bang Chak and head to the WatSuanKaeo which is a center for the promotion of Buddhist practices and knowledge. Feel free to shop for inexpensive old antiques and collectibles at WatSuanKaeo centre and spend a day relaxing the mind, body and soul!

Inclusions

  • Transportation fares
  • Admission fees
  • Meals

Exclusions

  • Drinks

Please note

Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

Enjoy a more personal experience as this tour can accommodate not more than 3 guests.

Private car will be provided for transportation.

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