Excursion

Bangkok’s Ancient City by Tram

Board a tram in Bangkok’s Ancient City for an engaging introduction to local culture as it unfolds over a 200-acre garden setting, featuring reproductions of Thai homes and other structures.

  • Code
    LAE-E
  • Level
    Soft
  • Walking Type
    Little
  • Activity Type
    Adventures
  • Age
    All ages
  • Duration
    Approximately 6½ hours

Pre-reservation of this Crystal Adventures excursion is recommended.

Depart the pier by air-conditioned motor coach and enjoy the two-hour journey to Bangkok.

On arrival, you will board a local tram to become acquainted with Thailand’s history and traditions, represented by numerous reproductions of palace halls, temples, stupas, stone sanctuaries and traditional houses. The buildings are enhanced by their surroundings, especially created to reflect the social and cultural atmosphere of old Thailand. Recent additions such as the statue of the Goddess of Mercy and the Garden of the Gods convey the cultural and religious beliefs of Thai people from ancient times.

You will see many of the Ancient City’s highlights from the tram and make stops to take photographs, visit the Old Market town and Sanphet Prasart Palace, and enjoy refreshments at the colorful Floating Market.

Concluding your peek into Thailand’s past and present, return to your Crystal ship with a two-hour transfer by motor coach.

Important Notes:
Guests should be aware that there is an approximately four-hour, round-trip drive to Bangkok; however, the fascinating sights included in this excursion are its main focus and more than compensate for the length of the journey. It is recommended that guests dress in casual clothing, a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen, as well as wear flat, comfortable shoes. The order of sights visited may vary. This excursion will operate in all weather conditions. A minimum number of bookings is required for this excursion to operate. Pre-reservation of this Crystal Adventures excursion is recommended.