example

Bang Lamphu Neighbourhood - Hollywood of the Past

Discover Bang Lamphu local hidden gems and disappearing craftmanship, dress up in vintage Thai costume and learn how to play Thai musical instrument

About this Activity

Enjoy a private trip and learn about Bang Lamphu neighbourhood, the hollywood of the past. Take a once in a lifetime opportunity to dress up in vintage traditional Thai costume and learn how to play traditional Thai musical instrument with the master. Explore local hidden gems, enjoy local Thai food, beautiful temple and disappearing Thai craft.

What You Will Experience

- Learn about Bang Lamphu neighbourhood and its living culture at Pipit Banglamphu museum which was Thailand’s first Printing School
- Visit Phra Sumen Fort, one of the two remaining fort in Bangkok.
- Enjoy a pleasant walk and see nice view of Chao praya river at Santi Chai Prakarn park
- Have fun dressing up in traditional Thai costumes at a one of the oldest Thai music house which has been actively engaged in preservation of Thai music throughout several generations. Members include royal musicians and the princess’ teacher
- Learn how to play traditional thai musical instrument with the master or traditional Thai dance
- Enjoy local Bang Lamphu special dish, so delicious!
- Visit the magnificent Bowonniwet temple, the royal buddhist monastery of the Dhammayut tradition. Where many royal princes studied and served their monkhood, including king Rama IX. Explore the beautiful architecture of Thai, western-colonial and Chinese styles.
- Visit the first and oldest nielloware maker (since 1932) and the local artisans. The neilloware is often a precious collectible and souvenir for foreign governmental and royal guests (only available on weekday)

  • Duration

    9:00am - 14:30pm

  • Availability

    Everyday, except Monday

  • Price

    2 people = 3,890 Baht/person
    3 people = 3,500 Baht/person
    4 people = 3,500 Baht/person
    5 people = 3,300 Baht/person
    6 people = 3,100 Baht/person

  • Price include

    - Activity as stated in the program
    - License English speaking local tour guide
    - Local style lunch & drink
    - Travel insurance
    - Entrance fees
    - Travel kit: traditional fan, tissue, water and trip booklet
    - Transportation to and from the meeting location

  • Price exclude

    - Personal expenses & other additional expenses
    - VAT 7%
    - Gratuities (Optional)

  • Language

    English and Thai

  • Meeting Location

    Your hotel lobby (Hotel in Bangkok only)

  • What to Bring

    - Camera
    - Cap/hat
    - Sunglasses

  • What to Wear

    Casual clothes (dress modestly as we will visit a temple) and comfortable shoes

  • Small Note

    - Private Trip
    - Nielloware maker shop is only open on weekday. If you book the trip on weekend we will take you to explore Khao Sarn road instead of nielloware maker shop. Same fun!
    - Large group? Contact us for price quotation at bookme@hivesters.com


BOOKING


Book now!

Share
Where:

Bang Lamphu, Bangkok

Category:

Neighbourhood , Central

BETTER WITH HIVESTERS

  • Handpicked Activities
  • Quality
  • Local Expertise
  • Social Impacts
  • Customer Support

Got Questions? Group Bookings?
Require transportation or translators?

(+66) 090 678 4695
bookme@hivesters.com