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Legacy by Hand - Ban Bu Neighbourhood Exploration

Explore the ancient artisan neighbourhood

About this Activity

Explore Ban Bu, a community of artisans and expert smiths in our private trip. Experience the last in the world Khan Long Hin or stone-polish bronze bowl craft workshop, Thai vintage train, traditional wooden market and beautiful temple with one of the finest mural paintings in Thailand

What You Will Experience

- Stroll along the neighbourhood with local auntie or uncle from the community
- Experience Thailand’s vintage train where steam engines from the old days are kept and maintained
- Visit the last Ayuthaya ancient stone-polish bronzeware craft workshop or Khan Long Hin and meet the local craftmen
- Visit the vintage market that was built in 1924 where everything was made from wood.
- Visit the last standing traditional pharmacy in the community, which has been running for over 80 years and explore the world of compouding traditional medicine
- Explore local charming temple, which has the handscript art on the temple wall that is proclaimed as one of Thailand's finest mural paintings
- Enjoy local style lunch

  • Duration

    9:00am - 14:00pm

  • Availability

    Everyday, except Saturday and Sunday

  • Price

    2 people = 3,790 Baht/person
    3 people = 3,200 Baht/person
    4 people = 3,150 Baht/person
    5 people = 2,900 Baht/person
    6 people = 2,700 Baht/person

  • Price include

    - Auntie/uncle community local guide
    - License English speaking tour guide
    - Transportation pick up & drop off at your hotel (Bangkok city center only)
    - Activity as stated in the program
    - Local lunch & drinks
    - Day - Travel kit
    - Travel insurance

  • Price exclude

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

  • Language

    English and Thai

  • Meeting Location

    Pick up & drop off at your hotel (Bangkok city center)

  • What to Bring

    Camera, Cap and Sunglasses

  • What to Wear

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

  • Small Note

    - For small group of 1-3 people: transportation will be by taxi
    - For group size of 4-12 people: transportation will be by van
    - For large group bookings, please contact us directly at bookme@hivesters.com


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Where:

Ban Bu Community, Bangkok

Category:

Neighbourhood , Central

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