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Khlong Saen Saep: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

The boat ride is an excellent way to see Bangkok from the water. The river boat takes you along canals the view you get from here is entirely different from the road.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 7SE3
Reviewed 2 May 2019

A busy part of the canal system og Bankgkok, but also a kind of market, almost a floating one, With a lot of different small shops, religious places, and small restauranta. Alos interesting to take a local boatride, in contrast to a bigger visiting the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 272gunnarh
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Although we have visited Bangkok on numerous occasions we have never taken a ride along the khlong (canals). The trip was from Asok pier to Golden Mount. Care needs to be taken getting on and off boat but once on it gives a brilliant view...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EdD836
Reviewed 25 January 2019

Khlong Saen Saep is one of the canal that goes from lowland suburb through the heart of Bangkok in the inner city. Although it is the life line of the city, the water is dirty and black all year round because it is the sewer...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

One of few canals left to be used as a transportation route. Boats start next to Wat Saket and with a exchange stop at Pratunam, go as far as Ramkamhaeng road. Fares are very cheap and vary between 10 and 40 THB (depending on length...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Yes, it is smelly, overcrowded, hassle to get on, but still allows avoiding terrible BKK traffic jams. I would be happy if its hours of operation were extended.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 30Stella
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Fast, cheap, no traffic delay and not hot even in the afternoon. Can stop near an MRT (subway) station such as Kamphaeng Phet. Stepping on and off the boat is not for someone with knee or leg problems. You have to be fast and can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Wsea3h
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Its unreliable, they just turn up despite their being a timetable. They are super fast, you have to put your hand out for it to stop otherwise it will fly past you if you are on the boat the same thing you need to stick...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

The small canal runs through the heart of Bangkok and is an important part of the Thai capital. Taking the boat is a good experience to see the daily life of Bangkok residents.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 10 May 2018

If it is the only transportation route you need to take, otherwise you should avoid it. The water is dirty and can be dangerous and slippery at the pier when it is raining. The flood can occur if it rains heavily. I suggest the Chao...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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