BANGKOK JUNGLE RIDES
Bang Kachao is an artificial island located at the down south of Bangkok. If you zoom out on a satellite Google map and you will see why do people call this area as “the green lung of Bangkok”, is the perfect description. Today, because of its green oasis reputation, Bang Kachao has established some infrastructure to receive visitors with the large network of concrete trails for bikes going through the mangroves and the jungles. Should you need guidance, many tour groups are available online to take you around. But if you are looking for something different, something better than just the biking tour here is the good experiences for you to travel with people from the local community.
Explore Bang Krachao, the Bangkok green area by bicycle
Visit the local places such as the local museum, Sri Nakhon Khuean Khan Park, Hindu Ganesha shrine and garden Thai house.
Cruising on the canal to see the nice river view of Bangkok
Fruits and nipa palm tasting experience
At 9.00 AM, the guide will pick you up at your hotel lobby and then you will take public transport to Bang Kachao, the oasis of Bangkok. Upon arrival, we will meet the local guide from the community and the bicycle tour begins. The local guide will lead you to the local museum house. You can see an antique collections that it’s hard to find it at the present such as silverware, porcelain, pottery, kitchen equipment and ancient Thai coin.
After that, we will continue to ride to the next stop is Sri Nakhon Khuean Khan Park, the biggest public park in the area of Bang Kachao. It’s the place where is the local learning centre of an ecosystem of plants and local animal species as well. Then, we will go to visit the Hindu Ganesha shrine where the holy place of the community.
Next, we will take a break at the Garden house where you can enjoy some fruits tasting and walk around the house to see the garden with the concept of sufficient economy.
Lunch will be served at the Garden house.
In the afternoon, let’s enjoy cruising on the canal, along the way you can see the beauty of nipa palm tunnel with a nice atmosphere. Then we will get off at the viewpoint of the Chao Phraya river to see the very good view of Bangkok.
At 3.00 PM we will take the local transport back to Bangkok and drop you off at your hotel.
This program will be a part that could be generated a community development fund to ensure that every travelers' spending goes to support local people to develop Bang Kor Bua community.
Prices: Private Tour
Round-trip transfer from hotel to the village by public transport
English speaking guide
Entrance fees and activities as mentioned
Meal plan: Lunch at a local restaurant
Snack and drink
Any meals, transfers or tours that are not mentioned in the itinerary
- Please dress up modestly suitable for local community visiting, bicycle tour and boat trip. (avoid see-through, vests, sleeveless shirts, mini skirt/short)