Discover Bangkok

Tours

Enjoy the sights of Thailand while you are here for ISHAM Asia 2020. Below are selected tour options for delegates of ISHAM Asia. For reservation, please visit the link(s) below.

 

Tours are operated by:

 

Global Connector Co., Ltd.

3/132 Mooban Klangmuang Sirnakarin

Soi Srinakarin 46/1, Sirnakarin Rd., Nongbon

Pravet, Bangkok 10250

Tel: +66 2138 3922 / +66 955048282

Fax: +66 2138 3921

Hotline: +66 814 845 050

www.connect2thailand.com

OPTION 1:  Floating market & Thai way of living tour

Date: Sunday August 9 (7.00 – 15.00 hrs.)

Price: THB 2,300 per person

Minimum: 3 persons

Exclusion:

  • Meal

  • Personal expense

  • Gratuity 

A day trip to experience authentic Thai way of living outside Bangkok, just about 100 km from Bangkok. You can see green orchards, wooden Thai house, and the biggest floating market at Damneon Saduak floating market that local people carry fresh fruits and vegetables and cook food on their boats. Furthermore, this day trip will give you a chance to experience Thai train and see the railway market where a train passes 8 times a day. Visit to a photogenic and atmospheric attractive where trees grow out of an old chapel is also included in this day trip.

 

Highlights

  • Visit the biggest floating market in Thailand, at Damneon Saduak floating market

  • Visit local people house and see authentic Thai way of living

  • Visit the Railway market where a train passes through the market 8 times a day

  • Take a train ride to experience Thai train

  • Take a boat ride to see green orchards and local Thai way of living

Inclusion:

  • English speaking tour guide

  • Air-conditioned transportation

  • Boat ride

  • Entrance fee

  • Tax and Insurance

 

Term and conditions:

  • Deadline for booking: 7 days before the conference starts

  • Cancellation Policy: 50% charges if cancel after the deadline

  • Dress Code: Casual   

  • Meeting Point: The lobby of Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel

OPTION 2: Street food & Bangkok night tour

 

Date: Saturday August 8  (17.30 – 21.30 hrs.)

Price: THB 2,500 PER PERSON

Minimum: 3 PERSONS

Tasting street food in Bangkok is one of the purest ways to get in touch with the local culture. Bangkok Chinatown is a must-see for foodies and first-time visitors, famous for its vibrant street food market and its a long history. Some street food stalls have been there for decades and they are very popular among local people. The tour also includes visiting the flower market and Wat Pho temple to understand authentic Thai arts, crafts and culture while avoiding the crowd and heat of day time. You will see the Bangkok old town beautifully lit up at night.

 

Highlights

  • Enjoy seafood dinner at a local restaurant on the street side (street food at Chinatown)

  • Flower market, Wat Pho and Bangkok old town at night

Inclusion:

  • English speaking tour guide

  • Air-conditioned transportation

  • Street food (seafood dinner)

  • Entrance fee

  • Tax and insurance

  

Term and conditions:

  • Deadline for booking: 7 days before the conference starts

  • Cancellation policy: 50% charges if cancel after the deadline

  • Dress code: Casual

  • Meeting point: The lobby of Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel

Exclusion:

  • Personal expense

  • Beverages

  • Gratuity

OPTION 3: Bangkok canal tour & the Temple of Dawn

 

Date: Wednesday August 5 (13:00 – 16:00 hrs.)

Price: THB 1,500 PER PERSON

Minimum: 3 PERSONS

Exploring Bangkok by boat is a fantastic way to get a glimpse into the timeless charm of the city. You can experience riding on a long-tailed boat, a typical speed boat of Thailand. With majestic sites and attractions lined up on both banks of the Chao Phraya River, getting around Bangkok by boat is a popular option among first-time travelers to the city. Riding along main river as well as small canals will give you the chance to see local Thai wooden houses, local community and local temples. This tour will visit Wat Arun, one of the most outstanding landmarks of Bangkok located along the river, as well as Bangkok canals, a local temple and houses.

 

Highlights

  • Bangkok canal tour to see Thai way of living

  • Wat Arun, also known as the Temple of Dawn, the landmark of Bangkok by the river

  • Visit local houses located along the canal

  • Visit a local temple to see an authentic Thai way of living bond with Buddhist temple.

 

Note: This tour starts from Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel (by the river)

Inclusion:

  • English speaking tour guide

  • Air-conditioned transportation

  • Street food (seafood dinner)

  • Entrance fee

  • Tax and insurance

  

Term and conditions:

  • Deadline for booking: 7 days before the conference starts

  • Cancellation policy: 50% charges if cancel after the deadline

  • Dress code: Casual

  • Meeting point: The lobby of Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel

Exclusion:

  • Personal expense

  • Beverages

  • Gratuity

OPTION 4: Bangkok canal tour & the Temple of Dawn

 

Date: Sunday August 9 (8.00 – 12.00 hrs.)

Price: THB 2,300 PER PERSON

Minimum: 3 PERSONS

Explore Bangkok by local transportation, eg, Tuk Tuk and water taxi to experience local life. On this tour, you will visit the Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) and Wat Pho (the Reclining Buddha Temple), the must-see sites in Bangkok that tie with Buddhism and the Royal family. The Grand Palace and temples’ architecture is a mix of various styles, namely European, Chinese and Thai, reflecting the Thai culture and history. 

 

Highlights

  • Explore the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, and admire the brightly colored buildings, golden spires and glittering mosaics

  • Admire the beauty of the Reclining Buddha and learn the history of Wat Pho, the oldest and largest temple complex in Bangkok, also known as the first university of Thailand, and the massage school

  • Enjoy taking local transportation, eg, Tuk Tuk, water taxi, with worry-free travel

Inclusion:

  • English speaking tour guide

  • Air-conditioned transportation

  • Street food (seafood dinner)

  • Entrance fee

  • Tax and insurance

  

Term and conditions:

  • Deadline for booking: 7 days before the conference starts

  • Cancellation policy: 50% charges if cancel after the deadline

  • Dress code: Casual

  • Meeting point: The lobby of Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel

Exclusion:

  • Personal expens

  • Gratuity

OPTION 5: 3-hour bicycle tour

Date: Daily, except, August 6-8 (8.00 – 10.00 hrs. or 14.00 – 16.00 hrs.)

Price: THB 950 PER PERSON

Minimum: 1 PERSONS