Taking you along an ancient river that pulsates with life and carries with it, tales of long ago, a dinner cruise in Bangkok is a captivating experience with much to discover.
The River of Kings
The Chao Phraya River is where your culinary and cultural adventure will take place. Known as “The River of Kings”, this waterway is very much a part of the modern metropolis; on its banks, one will find key attractions, properties the likes of Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok, shopping hubs and more.
There are several cruise operators to choose from and those staying at a riverside 5 star hotel in Bangkok will be able to easily access the departure points. Some operators offer modern luxury boats, while others utilise restored rice barges. Additionally, there are dinner cruises for couples, families, private events and even for weddings.
What to Expect
Depending on your cruise operator, you will get to savour a range of Thai and international dishes. Snacks, fruits, desserts and coffee or tea can be included as well, while some provide champagne, wine or cocktails. You may also get the chance to enjoy traditional Thai dancing or live music on your journey.
While traversing along the Chao Phraya River at night, you also have the chance of seeing some of its famed landmarks; these include the Grand Palace, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and the Temple of Dawn which is particularly stunning when lit up.