Longtail boat 2 hrs – Bangkok Canal tour

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Embark on a captivating journey through the lesser-explored canal ways of Bangkok with our Longtail Boat 2-Hour Canal Tour. Departing from the vibrant Thonburi district, this immersive experience offers a unique perspective of the city, allowing you to witness authentic local life along the picturesque klongs of the Chao Phraya River. Led by our knowledgeable English-speaking guides, this intimate small-group tour provides an insightful glimpse into Thai culture and heritage, as you cruise aboard a traditional longtail boat. With morning and afternoon departures available, our tour is designed to accommodate your schedule, ensuring a memorable and convenient exploration of Bangkok’s hidden gems.


  • Cruise along Bangkok’s enchanting klongs in a traditional longtail boat.
  • Discover the historic Baan Silapin (The Artist’s House), a beautifully restored wooden house nestled along the banks of Klong Bang Luang.
  • Marvel at the awe-inspiring Paknam Phasi Charoen Temple, home to Bangkok’s largest Buddha statue.
  • Gain insight into Thai culture and local life as you explore the charming Thonburi district.


  • Experience Bangkok from a unique perspective, away from the crowds.
  • Enjoy an intimate small-group tour with licensed English-speaking guides.
  • Choose from morning or afternoon departures to suit your schedule.
  • Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Thailand’s capital.


  1. Meet your guide near Wat Pho and embark on a leisurely stroll to the departure point.
  2. Board your traditional longtail boat and set sail along the captivating klongs of Bangkok.
  3. Explore Baan Silapin (The Artist’s House), a hidden gem showcasing Thai culture and heritage.
  4. Cruise past the majestic Paknam Phasi Charoen Temple, pausing to capture photos of the impressive Buddha statue.
  5. Return to the departure point, concluding your memorable canal tour of Bangkok.


  • Bottled water for refreshment.
  • Licensed English-speaking tour guide.
  • Longtail boat ride along Bangkok’s canals.

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress comfortably and wear sunscreen and a hat, as the sun can be intense.
  • Bring a camera to capture the scenic views along the canal.
  • Respect local customs and traditions during visits to temples and cultural sites.
  • Stay hydrated and carry mosquito repellent for added comfort during the tour.


Q: Are hotel pickups available for this tour? A: Hotel pickups are not included, but our meeting point near Wat Pho is easily accessible by public transport or taxi.

Q: Is the tour suitable for children? A: Yes, children are welcome to join the tour, but please ensure they are supervised at all times during the boat ride.

Q: Are food and drinks available for purchase during the tour? A: Bottled water is provided, but additional food and drinks can be purchased at local shops along the route. However, we recommend eating before the tour as there are limited food options available.

Q: Is the tour wheelchair accessible? A: Unfortunately, the tour is not wheelchair accessible due to the nature of the longtail boat ride and the exploration of cultural sites along the canal banks.