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Lost in Mon's World

Discover the hidden Mon community in Bangkok!

About this Activity

Escape from urban skyscrapers to the charming Mon neighbourhood where you will experience the interesting & unique Mon culture and people!

What You Will Experience

● Visit the Mon temple to explore beautiful architecture & learn about Mon Buddhism
● Stroll along the Mon neighbourhood & see beautiful traditional Mon houses
● Have fun dressing up in Mon national costume
● Visit Mon Art and Cultural Center that displays Mon antique collectibles through exhibitions of traditions and ceremonies of Mon culture
● Experience delicious traditional Mon dessert at the famous Mon dessert house
● Visit Tassel House, to see the local wisdom of Bang Kradi where they make tassel from Nipa Palm stalk
● Visit Tayaemon House, the house of Mon folk music band & one of the last Mon bands in Thailand
● Enjoy Mon-style lunch next to the canal

What Will You Get?

  • Super unique & fun experience
  • Duration

    9:00 a.m. - 14:30 p.m. (5.5 hrs)

  • Availability

    Everyday

  • Price

    2 people = 4,700 Baht/person
    3 people = 3,600 Baht/person
    4 people = 3,100 Baht/person
    5 people = 2,800 Baht/person
    6 people = 2,600 Baht/person
    7 people = 2,500 Baht/person
    8 people = 2,400 Baht/person

  • Price include

    ● Activities as stated in the program
    ● A charming & experienced licensed English-speaking tour guide
    ● Local style lunch & drink
    ● Local Mon dessert
    ● Private Air conditioning VIP van with driver to pick up & drop off at your hotel (Bangkok only)
    ● A local souvenir handmade by villagers in the community
    ● Travel insurance
    ● VAT 7%
    ● Online booking payment fees 5%

  • Price exclude

    ● Personal expenses
    ● Tips / gratuities for tour guide

  • Language

    English

  • Meeting Location

    ● Meeting Point: Your hotel lobby (Hotel in Bangkok only)
    You will see our tour guide wearing HiveSters t-shirt, greeting you with big smile. Tour guide contact details to be released upon booking.
    ● Drop Off Point: Your hotel lobby (Hotel in Bangkok only)

  • What to Bring

    Camera, cap/hat, Sunglasses

  • What to Wear

    Comfortables clothes & shoes (it gets hot during the day). Please dress modestly as we will visit a Mon temple

  • Small Note

    ● For large group, please contact us at bookme@hivesters.com
    ● Minimum booking 2 people
    ● Please note all allergies when booking


  • - OPTIONAL LOCAL FUN ACTIVITIES IN BANG KRADI COMMUNITY-

    There are optional fun activities from the package tour that can be added on for you to enjoy! (Additional costs of activities from the tour package, for booking please contact bookme@hivesters.com.**Kindly book 2-3 days in advance so that we can prepare you all the fun activities!) 

    1) LONG-TAIL BOAT IN THE NIPA PALM AMAZON FOREST 

    Explore amazon of Thailand. Enjoy beautiful scenery of Nipa palm forest on a local boat 

     

    • Price: 700 Baht/ 40 Minute ride/ trip (Maximum 4 people/boat) 
    • Booking: send us an email at bookme@hivesters.com
    2) MON PAPER CRAFT WORKSHOP 

    Learn how to do Puang Mahoad paper craft with Mon auntie. 

    • Price: 450 Baht/ person/ class (1hour) 
    • Booking: send us an email at bookme@hivesters.com

     

     

     

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Where:

Bang Kradi, Bangkok

Category:

Neighbourhoods , Central

Background Info:

- Bang Kradi Neighbourhood -
Bang Kradi is the biggest Mon community in Bangkok which still preserves its beliefs and traditions in terms of culture, food, lifestyle, language and fashion. Mon is an ethnic group from Myanmar, living mostly in Mon state. Here, you can find the perfect view of ‘Amazon of Bangkok’, while cruising along the canals of Nipa palm forest.

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(+66) 090 678 4695
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