Klong tour Bangkok by long-tailed boat
Bangkok is very famous city for tourist. Over 25 million visitors come to Bangkok a year, (information about 2016 the amount of the traveler raise to 30 millions a year). Why this town is so popular? Lets tour Bangkok could explain that. Since there are so many things to do in Bangkok >>> “cheap food, easy to travel around and connect to other destinations”.
One of the top things to do in Bangkok is visiting Bangkok canal. There are over 400 of network canal in Bangkok. Riding along the long tailed boat to observe life and what was going on along the canal Bank is one of the top things to do in Bangkok. It is fun ,and easy to combine to main sightseeing of Bangkok. Those who stay along the riverside hotel can easily jump to the long-tailed and enjoy the fun riding. Let’s we tell you why.
Below picture was the long-tail boat and tourist. It made of wooden for boat body. It is use pick up truck for motor engine. It is a hybrid transportation between Asia element and Western engineer.
About The Klong tour Bangkok
There is the river called the Chao Phraya River as the main river to provide the water supply for the Bangkok people and also this river is the main transportation from Ayutthaya Era to Rattanakosin Era. The transportation in the river is by boat and the river’s branch is a canal. There is the community on the canal bank which is full of the Thai local cultures and lifestyle that the tourists cannot see from the other country. At the present, there are many Bangkok canal tour programs provided to the tourists by the tour company. The symbol of the canal tour is the long-tailed boat that the tourists can take this kind of boat during the canal tour. The duration of each canal tour is around 1-2 hour per trip.
Things to Sightsee: The Local Cultures of Klong tour Bangkok
The canal tour will take the tourists to see the Thai local cultures and lifestyles of the community where is around the canal bank, the famous route of canal tour is Bangkok Noi canal tour as Bangkok Noi canal is the old community. From the historical evidence, this community was founded since Ayutthaya Era. Not only the lifestyle and local cultures to be shown to the tourists during the canal tour but also the old Buddhist temples will be shown to the tourists. There temples are around the canal bank as follows by beliefs of the old community to build the temple to be near to the canal to be easy for transportation. The tourists can enjoy the nature around the canal and Thai local food and dessert was provided to the tourists for some canal tour.
Along the canal , visitors can still see farm area. Event, it is very close to Bangkok city center.