Tour code: RR010
Discover the cultural and natural treasures of Nakorn Chaisri River, Chao Phraya River and Sakraekrang River. Explore closely rural lives on both river’s banks and the hidden nature, which dated back to the time of “Jurasic Park”. See the way of Lao Krang’s life, basketry and their beautiful intricate hand weaving – Teen Jok art work.
The prices are valid from 01/11/2019 to the 31/10/2020
- Transfers & Tours as mentioned
- 2 nights at Country Lake Nature Lodge (sharing twin basis)
- Meals as mentioned in the program
- English or German Speaking guide
- All entrance fees as mentioned in the program
- All personal expenses (drinks, minibar, telephone call and etc.)
- Meals that not mentioned in the program
- Compulsory Gala Dinner
- Other services
DAY01: BANGKOK– NAKHON CHAISRI RIVER – SUPHANBURI –UTHAI THANI (-/L/D)
Morning depart from the Bangkok Hotel and drive to Nakorn Pathom. Visit an orchid farm. Continue to Lampaya Temple and board a rice barge to cruise on Nakorn Chaisri River, one of Thailand’s most natural and cleanest river with beautiful birds and water vegetable plantations along the way. Continue to Suphanburi to visit a hundred years old Sam Chuk riverside market, the Chinese community and old-fashioned market with wooden shophouses remain in original Thai style a century ago. Visitors may be surprised to see a photograph shop which remains taking pictures by a century-old camera, herbal drugstore, or enjoy tasting local sweets, sipping old-fashioned local-style coffee by the river. The three-storey building dedicated to be a museum can draw visitors back to the yesteryears by different photographs featuring the way of life in the last era. Lunch at local restaurant. Check in at the Country Lake Nature Lodge. In the evening guests may participate at Thai cooking demonstration and have dinner at the Resort. Overnight at COUNTRY LAKE NATURE LODGE.
DAY 02: HUB PATAD – BUNG BORAPHET SWAMP (B/L/D)
Guests will be waken up by bird orchestra and enjoy the fresh air of Country Lake. After breakfast drive to Hub Pa Tad Valley. Surrounding by the old stone mountains, the hidden forest of rare big palm trees which seem to be from the time of “Jurassic Park” is waiting for the outside world to be explored. After walking through a 100 meters long tunnel, guests will find themselves in a different green world. Then board on a motor boat to visit the Bird Sanctuary at Bung Boraphet Swamp in Nakorn Sawan. Dinner and overnight at COUNTRY LAKE NATURE LODGE.
DAY 03: SAKAEKRANG RIVER – WAT THA SUNG – LAO KRANG -AYUTTHAYA–BANGKOK (B/L/-)
After breakfast depart the resort to Uthai Thani. Visit Sakaekrang and local morning market. Then continue to visit Wat Tasung temple, the biggest and most famous temple in Uthai Thani, serving as Buddhist meditation center. Be amazed by the crystal hall and the golden altars. Then visit Lao Krang Village at Ban Kud Jok to experience the way of the villager’s life, basketry and beautiful intricately hand weaving teen jok. After lunch at a local restaurant, continue to Ayutthaya to visit the historical ruins, Wat Yai Chai Mongkol. In the late afternoon return to Bangkok and transfer to hotels.