Ancient And Hidden Ayutthaya By Bike - Bangkok

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 1 Days
  • Departure Time :
    7:30am Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    New Road Guest House Bangkok
  • Return Details :
    Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong Central Train Station
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Ayutthaya was once a glooming capital and cosmopolitan city with temples of gold, glittering palaces and powerful kings. Today, its countless temples and ruins offer a captivating glimpse into a glorious past. But modern days Ayutthaya also offers a story of its own, built around the slow pace of life and tasty local cuisine.Go by train from Bangkok, and explore Ayutthaya by bicycle with a guide who knows the ins and outs of the city and ruins. Hear the stories from an ancient past, taste the mouth-watering delicacies and try hand on making the sweet Sai Mai or candyfloss pancakes. This day tour covers the classic highlights and adds its own twist, so you will see Ayutthaya beyond the ordinary.

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Meet your guide at 07:15AM at New Road Guest House and prepare for departure at 07:30.
Go by local bus to Bangkok Hua Lamphong Central Train station and continue by local train to Ayutthaya. The train is your window to the world and your secret to getting a peek into the daily life along the railroad.
Once in Ayutthaya, explore the city by foot and by bicycle. Get introduced to and understand the ancient capitals history after a visit to the Travel Center Ayutthaya. Then set out for the temples: Wat Mahathat with the Buddha head in the tree trunk, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, which was the holiest temple in the Ayutthaya period, and Wat Lokayasutharam with its impressive 37 meters long reclining Buddha.
Have lunch at a local restaurant and get familiar with the local cuisine and unique flavors. 
The dessert, you will have to make yourself as you try hands on the Roti Pag Pia, also known as Sai Mai and best described as a pancake rolled around candy floss. Its an impressive art form refined over decades and with strong roots in Ayutthaya. Its not easy, but with a bit of practice, you might get the hang of it.
With stomachs full and imagination nurtured, venture back towards Bangkok by train and end either at Bangkoks Hua Lamphong Central Train Station around 17.30pm, expect delays for your onwards journey, or proceed back to New Road Guest House.
Good to know before go!
The general lists of things are recommended to wearing for Males and Female:

We recommend wearing comfortable shoes such as sandals or sneakers. Since we are bicycling, we do not recommend flip-flop-style sandals. As we will be visiting a temple, modest attire must be worn to enter the premises. Tops should cover the shoulders and stomach and pants and dresses must reach below the knee.

Inclusions

  • Transportation by bus, train, bicycle and local shuttle boat
  • Bike tour
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Entrance fees according to the program
  • Snack & Bottled water

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Transport to/from starting location at New Road Guest House, 1216/1 Charoen Krung Road, Bangrak, Bangkok
  • All other expenses not stated as included in the above

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for pregnant women

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately


Good to know before go!

The general lists of things are recommended to wearing for Males and Female:  

We recommend wearing comfortable shoes such as sandals or sneakers. Since we are bicycling, we do not recommend flip-flop-style sandals. As we will be visiting a temple, modest attire must be worn to enter the premises. Tops should cover the shoulders and stomach, pants and dresses must reach below the knee.