STREET FOOD TOUR OUTER BANGKOK
"THERE IS NOT ABOUT THE FOOD, THERE IS ABOUT CULTURE" This is a quote from one of our guest which inspired us to create this program for you. Let's try to travel in the area of local people :)
If China Town Bangkok is the heaven for the street food lover, Talat Phlu is paradise. There is another best food destination in Thonburi side (Another side of the river in Bangkok).
Take to the streets of THONBURI side to discover more of the best food Bangkok has to offer with the help of a local guide. Explore the area's major attractions, including Wat Intharam where you can learn how THONBURI, the previous capital look like, sample an assortment of delectable Thai dishes.
Meet your guide at the meeting point, BTS WUTTAKAT Skytrain station (Exit number 4 at the end of the walkway). Then head to the Thonburi district to tour around some of the most popular local transportation by ROD KRAPONG. Admire the architecture and background of 2 temples also known as the temples of KING TAKSIN the great and his army leader.
Next, you meander to TALAT PHLU thru the old community of Thai-Chinese people for a delicious dinner. You are delighted by the fragrant aromas and exotic dishes as you pass the various street vendors. Your expert guide selects the best dishes to sample, such as crispy fried noodle or wonton with TOM YUM soup, roasted BBQ pork rice and more. You choose coffee or tea, possibly a traditional Thai iced tea, to accompany your meal, and then finish off the feast with a tasty dessert. (Pls note that all the foods are not fixed, it's could be changed depending on availability of food vendors)
Then we will get back to BTS WUTTAKAT Skytrain station by ROD KRAPONG.
Activities and Experiences:
- Highlight attractions at THONBURI side.
We will introduce the short brief about the history of Thonburi by visit attractions in TALAT PHLU area. Such as WAT INTHARAM (King Taksin Temple).
- Walking through Thai-Chinese community along the canal.
We will walk thru Talat Phlu area where was the famous market of Thonburi side in the past. Along the way, you can see the historic building of people who keep living in this area.
- ROD KRAPONG Experience
Rod Krapong is local transportation that local people have been taken for the short distance.
- Bangkokian favourited dishes and dessert that you would never try before.
We pick the most famous of 4 dishes (such as Chrispy Fried Noodle, the royal cuisine, Wonton with TOM YUM soup, BBQ pork rice, local spring rolls to present you including dessert. (Pls note that all the foods are not fixed menus, it's could be changed depending on the availability of food vendors)
Rates are quoted in THB per person
Available from Tuesday - Sunday
English Speaking Guide
Food and Drinks as mentioned
Local Transportation fee as mentioned
- Round trip transportation from your hostel/ hotel to the meeting point
- Meeting Point: BTS Wuttakat Skytrain station, Exit number 4 (at the end of the walkway)
- Meeting Time: 4 PM. (Appx. 3 hours)