5½ hours (approx.)Start time
Your hotel in Bangkok or Airport.
Please mention your hotel name and address or flight details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.
For Private tours, please also mention your preferred start time.
Your hotel in Bangkok or Airport
Enjoy the unique and unforgettable experience of the world-renowned Thai Village Cultural Show. An integral part of the resort, the Thai Village Show offers a potpourri of Thai cultural activities and shows that include Thai boxing, sword fighting, Thai dances, elephants at work and many more. An impressive cast of 150 performers portray captivating scenes of everyday life in rural Thailand and ‘Thai ways’ and offers a vivid introduction to: Thai living, the ‘cycle of life’, time-honoured customs and traditions in an agricultural community in Thailand; the Thai passion for festive fun or ‘sanuk’ and Thai ‘joie de vivre’ – the celebration of a good life and good times, as expressed in the folk songs and dance of the four regions of Thailand.
See tradition and culture come alive in this captivating Thai Village Show!
This tour is available in two options – coach and private. The private option offers you greater flexibility - you can spend as much time at any of the places you visit, as per your preference.
You will be picked up from either your hotel or directly from the airport and taken on an amazing journey right into the heart of Thai culture to the picturesque Rose Garden Riverside Resort.
Rose Garden: Located approximately 20 miles from the city of Bangkok, the Rose Garden is an enchanting, superbly landscaped tropical park on the bank of the idyllic Tachin River. Spread over an area of about 24 hectares, the garden boasts of beautiful lawns, a small lake, tropical gardens, orchards, a first-class hotel with swimming pool, restaurants, children's playground, Thai and Chinese-style buildings, the famous daily Thai Village Cultural show, and of course, roses. The Rose Garden is famous not only for its 20,000 rose bushes but also for orchids.
The Thai Village Cultural Show: You will have the opportunity of witnessing the unique and world-renowned Thai Village Cultural Show at the Rose Garden resort. Daily, over 150 performers vividly portray a fascinating cross-section of Thailand's culture, heritage and way of life: dances, ceremonies, rituals, sports and pastimes. You can see :
• Morning rituals in the household
• An ancient lullaby
• Ordination procession
• The Nagee Saran Dance
• Harvest Dance
• Glong Sabatchai Victory Drums
• Ancient Art of Self-Defence
• Thai boxing
• Krabee-Krabong Pole-fighting
• Thai Wedding
Lively tribal dancers will bring alive the graceful Fingernail Dance from North, the rhythmic Bamboo Dance, The Kala Dance from the South and the joyful Yoey Dance from the Central Plains.
Watch skilled craftsmen making pottery, umbrella painting, silk weaving, Khon mask making, doll making, fruit carving, garland making and rice pounding. Pick up colourful Thai costumes from the North and South Thai Houses and choose from a variety antiques that come from different parts of Thailand.
At the end of the four-hour tour, you will be dropped off at your original starting point.
Please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to reconfirm the departure details.
For coach tour, pick up time is 30 – 45 minutes before the start time.
Pattaya hotels outside the City Centre area : Ambassador Jomtien, Botanic Resort and Pinnacle Jomtien / Golden Beach are subject to a surcharge of approx USD 11 per person per way payable directly.
Guides are available in other languages at an additional charge payable directly.