Half-Day Bangkok Shrines Walking Tour

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    McDonald's in front of Amarin Plaza
  • Return Details :
    Amarin Plaza, Ratchaprasong Intersection
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Join this half-day tour for a special encounter with seven enchanting deities with roots linked to ancient Hindu tradition. Pay respects to deities such as Lord Indra and the Elephant God Ganesh. Light a candle and make a wish as you learn about the history surrounding these famous shrines.

Highlights

  • Small-group tour
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Get inside tips from a local

Know More about this tour

Your guide will meet you at the McDonald's in front of Amarin Plaza. Once you have met you will be given a short introduction about the day ahead before moving out to begin the tour.

There are seven enchanting deities with roots linked to ancient Hindu tradition are located within walking distance in the area, sitting alongside the shopping malls and hotels. You will be invited to share in the worship of these deities, make your own wish and light your own candle.

Next to each shrine you will find local sellers, where you can buy the appropriate offerings for each God in various sizes. Your guide will tell you about the history and myths of each deity, the divine symbols and how to worship properly.

Some of the deities you will encounter include Lord Indra - recognized as the god who takes care of all humankind, Erawan shrine and Phra Phrom - famous for bringing good fortune, and the Elephant God Ganesh - promotes creativity and protection from harm.

As with temples, for visiting shrines it is recommended to dress polite and to wear shirts with sleeves, avoid shorts, vest tops and open toe sandals.

Inclusions

Local guide

All taxes, fees and handling charges

Entry/Admission - Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine)

Exclusions

Transportation to/from attractions

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Infants must sit on laps

Children must be accompanied by an adult