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Address: Bangkok, Thailand
Phone Number: 02-449-3000-2
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Great way to travel like locals

Don't be scared to ask for help with the people. It might be overwhelming but take the government certified boats. And the tours are worthwhile but make sure you know what you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Bloemfontein, South Africa

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't be scared to ask for help with the people. It might be overwhelming but take the government certified boats. And the tours are worthwhile but make sure you know what you get and pay for

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our first hotel in Bangkok was near the river so what a great way it was to travel to the old town, Grand Palace and all the attractions around it. Don't bother to buy a daily ticket as once you are off the boat, you will spend a long time in the Royal Palace, Wat Pho and Wat Arun so... More 

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Famagusta, Cyprus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's a first rule in Thailand all the time bargain about every thing. Our boat driver tried to ditch some locations and stopped infront of each boat and ask a for a beer or something. Though river is a very unique location and we enjoyed alot.

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Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

it is great to travel with the locals to the various places along the river and reasonably priced. lots of fun too

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This Boatexpress is probably the fastest way to travel along the river sides. You buy a ticket at the pier and get into a boat

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Hong Kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

BTS Saphan Taksin and found Chao Phraya Express Bost then choose the orange flag of boat which is super cheap. (14 thb for 1 ride, everytime you get on the boat was 14 thb.) N8 Tha Tien Pier to Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) N9 Maharaj Pier to The Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaeo N13 Phra Arthit Pier to Khao... More 

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For 14 baht one way (orange flag) the value of this kind of transport cannot be beaten. Very good way to explore the (old) city and to go to Chinatown (stop 5 - Rajawongse), India Town (stop 6 - Memorial Bridge), Wat Pho/Emerald Buddha/Grand Palace (stop 8, Tha Tien) or go to Khao San Road (stop 13 - Phra Artit)

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Nagoya, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent way to travel if you're moving north-south, for example from the Silom area to the Old City. Tend to be very crowded, so try to buy your ticket on the pier if you can.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a must do while in Bangkok. It's cheap, helps you avoid traffic, and it's often cooler because of the breeze on the water. Don't miss it. Easy access to Wat Pho, Grand Palace, Khao San, Silom, etc. Can be crowded during rush hour time though. Keep an open mind.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the best way to get to the Grand Palace. A taxi cannot get to the correct side to get in. We made the mistake of thinking that this would be a nice way to spend some time on the water and enjoy the view. This was a huge mistake. We were stuck on the boat for hours going... More 

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