Ayutthaya one day tour

Highlights

A full-day tour from Bangkok to the ancient city of Ayutthaya, second capital of Thailand for 417 years. Spend your day with our experienced tour guide exploring Ayutthaya Historical Park, UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit many ancient ruins and temples can be seen in a city that was founded in 1350 by King U-Thong.

What to expect

Set off for Ayutthaya in the morning from Bangkok and spend your day exploring the ancient city of Ayutthaya. Visit Wat Yai Chaimongkol, Ayutthaya Ancient Palace, Wihan Mongkol Bopit including Wat Phra Sri San Phet, Wat Phra Ram and Wat Mahathat, UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Wat Chai Watthanaram located on the west bank of Chao Phraya River before heading back to Bangkok.

Itinerary

  • 08:00

    Depart for Ayutthaya, one of Thailand’s major historical attractions located 76 km north of Bangkok.

  • 09:30

    Visit Wat Yai Chaimongkhon that features a large reclining Buddha in saffron robes and witness one of the biggest stupas where you can actually climb to get inside and see spectacular view from above.

  • 10:30

    Continue to Ayutthaya Ancient Palace, was original built King U-Thong in the 14 th century. These pavilions were completely destroyed in 1767, leaving only brick foundation, porticos and walls. Visit Viharn Phra Mongkhon Bophit where a large bronze cast Buddha image was originally enshrined in the open area outside the Grand Palace. Visit Wat Phra Si Sanphet, the most important temple within the Royal Palace compound.

  • 11:30

    City-sightseeing tour along the Inner City. Visit Wat Mahathat which is famous for its Buddha head, enveloped in the trunk and roots of a tree and continue to nearby Wat Ratburana where the main prang is one of the finest in the city.

  • 12:30

    Lunch will be at riverside restaurant.

  • 13:30

    Visit Wat Chaiwatthanaram, located on the west bank of Chao Phraya River. The temple is one of the most imposing ancient Buddhist monasteries, was established by the command of King Prasatthong in 1630 featuring the architecture style influenced by Cambodian Style.

  • 14:30

    Leave from Ayutthaya pass green paddy fields, villages, and temples then return to Bangkok.

  • 16:30

    Arrive back at your hotel in Bangkok.

Book & Pay online

From: ฿9,000.00

Price includes

  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel in Bangko
  • Transportation to Ayutthaya in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private licensed English-speaking guide
  • All entrance fees as mentioned in the program
  • Refreshments

Price does not include

  • Lunch
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips to guide and driver