Join us for the optional tour on Sunday 28th October to the Ayutthaya Province, where we will enjoy a short elephant ride around the old city and visit a historic temple. We will then enjoy lunch on the private boat ride back to the Mandarin Oriental Pier. The full itinerary can be found below:
Meet in Mandarin Oriental Hotel Lobby
Prompt departure at 09.00
English speaking Guided tour whilst travelling to Ayutthaya
Arrive at the Historical City of Ayutthaya
Ayutthaya is a UNESCO World Heritage-listed city dating back to the 14th Century
10:30 - 11.15
Short Elephant Ride
Delegates will enjoy a short elephant ride around this charming city.
Visit a temple of your choice
The rest of the morning is spent exploring the breathtaking temple-studded landscapes and you will have an opportunity to visit one of the highlighted temples:
Wat Mahathat - where the Buddha face is naturally emerged out of the tree
Wat Chaiwattanaram - featuring the architectural style influenced by Angkor temple in Cambodia, also enjoy a short elephant ride around this charming historical city
Transfer to Pier Pathumthani
Board Traditional rice barge "Manohra Star"
Our private charter will cruise along the Chao Phraya River passing many iconic landmarks of Bangkok. Whilst cruising guests will be served a seated Thai lunch.
Moor at the Mandarin Oriental