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Private Tour: Full-Day Ayutthaya Tour from Bangkok

Explore ruined temples and a Siamese royal palace on a full-day private tour from Bangkok to Ayutthaya Historical Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With a personal guide to lead the way, you’ll see temples, a Buddhist monastery, towers, and architecture that brings ancient Siam to life. This 9-hour, private Ayutthaya tour includes pickup and drop-off at Bangkok hotels, entrance fees, and a Thai lunch, as well as the fun, flexible experience of a private guide.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00 USD
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Bridge on the River Kwai and Thailand-Burma Railway Tour

Take a memorable ride on the Thailand–Burma Railway, also known as the Death Railway for the thousands of POWs and forced laborers who lost their lives building it during World War II. On this day trip from Bangkok, you’ll visit the Kanchanaburi War Cemetery and the Jeath War Museum, and hear moving war stories from your guide. Then ride a long-tailed speedboat down the River Kwai where you’ll have a view of the famous bridge. Lunch and hotel transport by coach are included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.87 USD
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Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai Tour from Bangkok

Travel back in time on this private Thai Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai Tour from Bangkok. You’ll gain insight and deeper understanding about some of the nation’s top attractions as you follow your expert local guide on this memorable excursion. Pay a visit to the nation’s most famous bridge that spans the River Kwai and listen to stories about the notorious history of this Thai landmark. Listen as your guide explains how this impressive structure still serves as a memorial to the thousands of prisoners of war and forced laborers who died building the railway. Your private guide will take you on an all access tour of the bridge, through the JEATH War Museum and Allied War Grave, and transport you on a thrilling long-tailed boat ride along the river. Lunch is included on this memorable tour.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.49 USD
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Chiang Rai Day Trip from Chiang Mai City

Take a day trip to Chiang Rai and see the modern architectural marvel of Wat Rong Khun (White Temple). Explore the ancient royal city of Chiang Saen and take a long-tail boat ride on the Khong River. Your full-day itinerary includes a restaurant lunch plus round-trip hotel transport from Chiang Mai. Numbers are limited to a maximum of nine people to ensure a small-group experience with your professional guide.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.66 USD
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Doi Inthanon Day Trip from Chiang Mai including Karen Hill Tribe & Twin Pagodas

Enjoy the astonishing scenery of Doi Inthanon National Park on a full-day tour from Chiang Mai. The highlights including Doi Inthanon National Park, home to Thailand's highest mountain, a grand stupa that sits at 6,561 feet (2,000 meters) above sea level, and the spectacular Wachiratharn Waterfall. The perfect way to discover Chiang Mai's remarkable mountain scenery. • Gorgeous view from Doi Inthanon, Thailand's highest mountain • Pass by rural sights like rice terraces and get a glimpse of ethnic culture at a Hmong market and a Karen village • Fresh, invigorating mountain air with cool climate • Relaxing stops at waterfalls & ancient pagodas • Includes guide, transportation, and hotel pickup and drop-off from Chiang MaiShow less
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.70 USD
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Chiang Mai City and Temples Half-Day Tour

This half-day Chiang Mai temple tour explores the most famous and picturesque of the city’s 36 Buddhist Wats, the perfect introduction to Northern Thailand’s cultural and religious capital. Experience Chiang Mai’s most visually stunning Buddhist temples, including the gorgeous 600-year-old Wat Phrathat Doi Sutep atop the 5,300-foot (1,615 meter) Doi Suthep Peak, plus plenty of great photo-ops. The tour includes the services of a friendly, knowledgeable guide, entrance fees, air-conditioned transport and hotel pick-up and drop-off from central Chiang Mai.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.52 USD
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2-Day River Kwai Jungle Rafts

Explore Kanchanaburi’s harrowing past on 2-day, joint or private guided tour to Hellfire Pass and the Death Railway. Visit the region’s most important World War II sites: walk among the War Cemetery’s allied graves, then learn their stories at the Thailand-Burma Railway Center and the famous bridge across the River Kwai. Board a riverboat for Hellfire Pass, where POWs died in miserable conditions, then return to Thailand’s vivid, thriving present with an evening traditional dance presentation and a visit to a rural Mon tribal village.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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$199.20 USD
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Ayutthaya Ancient Capital Tour from Bangkok including River Cruise & Lunch

Discover the rich history, fascinating architecture, and iconic buildings of Ayutthaya, an ancient royal capital. Visit the former royal residence at Bang Pa-In Palace, marvel at the Wat Mahathat and Wat Phra Sri Sanphet temples, and cruise the waters of Chao Phraya River while enjoying a delicious lunch.- Full day exploring UNESCO-listed former capital of Ayutthaya- Ancient Buddha statue encased in a tree at Wat Mahathat- Former Thai royal summer residence at Bang Pa-In Palace- Visit to the historic ancient temple of Wat Phra Sri Sanphet- Delicious buffet lunch on a boat along Chayo Praya River
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.08 USD
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Full-Day Private Ayutthaya and Bang Pa-In Summer Palace from Bangkok

The Siamese capital of Ayutthaya is one of Thailand’s most impressive UNESCO World Heritage sites and visiting on a private tour means you can explore the ancient marvel in your own time. This full-day tour from Bangkok combines a visit to Ayutthaya with a stop at Wat Phu Khao Thong, a tour of Bang Pa-In Summer Palace, and a delicious Thai lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
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$118.19 USD
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Private Tour Guide Services in and around Bangkok

This customizable private tour showcases the best of Bangkok and beyond. Follow your personal guide through some of the city's top attractions, including the Summer Palace, Grand Palace, and Floating Market. Explore some of Bangkok's most vibrant neighborhoods, sample local cuisine (own expense), and wander the shops and sites with a local who offers insight and information along the way.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$14.02 USD
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Floating Markets of Damnoen Saduak

Experience the iconic floating markets of Damoen Saduak on a half-day private tour from Bangkok. Weave between vendors in wooden boats as you explore this traditional market that’s 60 miles (100 kilometers) outside of the city’s heat and noise.  On your way through the countryside, stop by the extraordinary Maeklong Railway Market, where fresh fruit is piled to the edge of the train tracks, and stare up at the imposing dome of Phra Patom Chedi, the largest pagoda in Southeast Asia.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.20 USD
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2-Day Hin Tok River Camp at Hellfire Pass and Death Railway tour from Bangkok

Experience Thailand’s moving history on a 2-day tour from Bangkok to Hin Tok River Camp at Hellfire Pass. Visit POW gravestones in an allied cemetery, then learn their tragic stories at the JEATH War Museum.  Stand on the famous bridge across the River Kwai, and mount the notorious Hellfire Pass, where you’ll sleep in a luxurious jungle camp and explore dirt tracks on a short trek or morning bike ride.  Board a longtail riverboat to a Mon tribal village and take an afternoon ride on the historic ‘Death Railway.’
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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$225.00 USD
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Private Tour: Floating Markets and Bridge on River Kwai Day Trip from Bangkok

Get the most of your travels by getting out of Bangkok on this full-day private tour of floating markets and bridge on the River Kwai tour. Spend some time exploring the floating markets with your expert local guide, and make your way to Kanchanaburi, where you’ll pay a visit to the infamous bridge that made its Hollywood debut in a movie staring Alec Guiness—The Bridge on the River Kwai.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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$100.68 USD
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Bangkok City and Temples Tour

Explore Bangkok’s history and heritage on a group or private, half-day guided tour that takes in the city’s finest temples.  Step into the hushed grandeur of Wat Pho and light a candle beside the massive reclining Buddha, then stroll between the distinctive chedis built for four Chakri kings. Take in the architectural grace of Wat Benchamabophit, a marble temple with ornately stepped-out roofs, then discover the treasure inside Wat Trimitr, where a gleaming Buddha sits lotus style, weighed down by 5.5tons (5 tonnes) of solid gold.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.90 USD
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Chiang Rai Day Trip from Chiang Mai including Golden Triangle & Long Neck Tribe

No visit to northern Thailand is complete without exploring the province of Chiang Rai, home to iconic temples and tribal villages. This tour allows you to skip the hassle of car hire by transporting you between dispersed attractions—including the must-see White Temple and a village home to the famous long-necked tribe—in air-conditioned comfort. Plus, stress-free hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.08 USD
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4-Day Northeast Thailand Heritage and Temples Tour from Bangkok

Explore Thailand’s heritage and temples on a 4-day privately guided tour from Bangkok. Head northeast to Isan to explore bustling markets and holy shrines, ancient battle sites, and extraordinary Khmer temples. Discover 11th-century ruins in Sisaket province and meet bronze and silk artisans in Ubon Ratchathani, then get a glimpse of the past at the active Ban Kan Lueang archaeological site. Enjoy traditional Thai meals and immerse yourself in the art, history, and culture of the extraordinary Isan.
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Duration: 4 days
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$520.90 USD
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The Ayutthaya Historical Park Tour

Day trip to Ayutthaya, once Asia’s most magnificent capital and visit Bang Pa-In, the Thai monarchs’ Summer Palace. Delicious lunch buffet of traditional Thai food is included.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.00 USD
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Full-Day Koh Kret Cycling Tour

Koh Kret is a unique island in the heart of Bangkok and is one of the best places to see the unique Thai culture and experience the vibrant local communities. Our tour follows the Chao Phraya River where you will escape the busy streets of Bangkok. Here you will get to walk around an immense local market and then take a trip on a Rickshaw back to the pier. At the pier, you will catch a “short-tailed” speedboat to Koh Kret Island where you’ll disembark and jump on bikes. Once on the Island of Koh Kret, you will get to speak to some local people and have lunch at an intimate native restaurant. All whilst enjoying the many sights of the island, including a clay pottery house where they still use traditional methods to make pots and Wat Chim Phi. You’ll catch a ferry off the Island where the tour ends and you can jump into a taxi to your hotel.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.91 USD
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Damnoensaduak Floating Market Tour from Bangkok includes Maeklong Railway Market

Experience Thai culture at the Damneon Saduak Floating Market. Discover the art of bartering the Thai way as you practice your trading skills with locals wearing wooden hats and selling tropical fruit, coconut sugar candy, mango sticky rice, and tom yum on their self-paddled small boats. Benefit from a small group size as you ride the train to the Maeklong Railway Market, uniquely situated on a working railway track. Get your adrenaline pumping as you shop along the Maeklong Railway Market before the next train comes through. • Once-in-a-lifetime floating market experience • Try delicious local treats and tasty seasonal fruits • Quickly do your shopping at the thrilling Maeklong Railway Market • Hassle-free hotel pickup and round-trip transport from Bangkok
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.89 USD
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Private Tour: 4-Hour Grand Royal Palace Tour from Bangkok

Walk in the footsteps of royalty on a private, half-day tour of Bangkok’s Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew. Duck beneath the elaborately stepped roofs of the throne hall and wind around a gleaming, gold chedi that holds relics of the Buddha. Glimpse the sacred Emerald Buddha, which was carved centuries ago from a single piece of jade, and only a reigning king may touch. Experience the serenity of the manicured Siwalai garden, and explore the pinnacle of classic Thai art, architecture and craftsmanship.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$68.94 USD
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Bangkok Temple and City Tour including Wat Pho & Wat Traimit

Bangkok is known by its abbreviated name to Thais - Krung Thep. The full name happens to give it the distinction of being the city with the longest name in the world! This three hour city tour takes you to two of the most prominent temples in the city, The Golden Temple & The Temple of the Reclining Buddha.- Half-day spent visiting Bangkok's beautiful Buddhist temples- 5.5-ton solid gold Buddha statue at historic Wat Trimitr- Wat Pho's famed Reclining Buddha- Insight into living Thai traditions & rich cultural heritage- Seeing various city landmarks and significant locations
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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$25.12 USD
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Amazing Phuket Island & Big Buddha Private Guided Tour

After you're picked up from your hotel, make your way to Patong Beach—one of the most popular beaches in the area. Take in the view of blonde sands framed by turquoise waters and framatic rock formations just offshore. From there, continue to Karon Viewpoint, where you can enjoy panoramic views of 3 beaches—Kata, Kata Noi, and Karon.Proceed to Promthep Cape, at the south end of Phuket Island, to snap photos of the breathtaking scenery of the coastline. Make your way to the neighboring Wat Chalong, one of the most venerated temples in Phuket. A further stop will be made so you can admire the magnificence of the island's Big Buddha.Lastly, head back to Phuket Town. Pop into a cashew factory to taste and shop for nutty souvenirs, and then cruise through the streets to admire the well-preserved and historic Sino-Portuguese architecture of the city. Your outing ends at the Gems Gallery, where you can opt to stay and shop before hopping back to your Hotel.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.52 USD
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Chiang Rai Day Trip from Chiang Mai - White Temple & Golden Triangle

Discover an important part of Thailand’s heritage on a day trip from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rei and the Golden Triangle, which refers to the intersection of Thailand, Myanmar, and Laos. Rather than having to worry about car hire and navigation, you’ll travel north in an air-conditioned vehicle and benefit from the insider knowledge of your guide. Plus, unlike on some tours, you’ll have the chance to interact with a tribal village.
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.08 USD
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Ko Samui City Tour including Wat Phra Yai, Lat Ko Viewpoint, Hin Ta Hin Yai Rock

Uncover Ko Samui's unique cultural heritage and scenic natural surroundings on this half-day tour. Marvel at the Big Buddha temple, admire the sandy beaches from Laad Ko lookout, drop by the Grandmother and Grandfather rocks, and see the Mummified Monk.- Guided tour to glimpse natural wonders of Ko Samui- Chance to visit to unique rock formations—Hin Yai & Hin Ta- Opportunity to see preserved mummified monk at Wat Khunaram- Lush waterfalls of Na Muang & photos at Big Buddha Temple- Stroll up to panoramic Lad Koh viewpoint
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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