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Experience Thailand on a deeper level. A group of die-hard Thailand fans and explorers with Thai-German roots teamed up to craft innovative, offbeat and authentic experiences for travelers, volunteers and businesses. We are known for reinventing...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 90 917 8727
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Epic bike tour! Very neat look into old Bangkok. Got to take the bikes on a ferry boat, try some unusual shots with mango and chili salt in a obscure dive bar. Definitely off the beaten path away from the new skyscrapers, they take you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Bangkok Starters Tour with Phiphit and we loved it! It was our first time in Thailand/Bangkok and this was a ideal way to become familiar with Bangkoks 'habits and culture'. We used different means of transportation, ate nice lokal food the whole...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gitumen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time biking BKK with Michael - you really get a different feel of the city. Hidden alleyways and their stories,authentic cuisine, and a critical view on the city's development.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I had an excellent experience on a two day private tour with Mu as our most amazing guide. The team outdid themselves in accomodating special requests, and Mu provided great insight and enthusiasm that added greatly to our enjoyment of Bangkok. Of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MSP407
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful tours with Michael. We did the Bike2Basics and Bangkok 360 tours. To experience life like the locals was just phenomenal. What made Michael a great guide was that he has a very good relationship with the locals. Highly recommended if you want to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience with michael. The guy is a genuine soul. We get to meet his family also. The tour was awesome. We get to see many things that we did not imagine. This is a great way to explore and get to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter V
Michael B, Owner at Bangkok Vanguards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much Peter :) It was awesome having you on both trips and you'll always be remembered by my grandmom as her long lost grandson :D If you ever come back, don't hesitate to let me know and we'll take care of you and...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

The Bangkok Starter Tour was an excellent introduction to Bangkok and its older, more hidden parts. Our guide, Mu, was exceptional. He was very well-informed, interesting, and attentive to our comfort and personal interests. We enjoyed our time with him and would recommend him highly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diane S
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

A fantastic tour through dark narrow lanes punctuated by many charming, surprising, heart warming and frankly breathtaking stops. I don't want to spoil these surprises by revealing them but suffice to say that besides the discovery feast, the tour makes you feel like you're 'in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Huilin26
Michael B, Owner at Bangkok Vanguards, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Huilin, Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate your support and your believe in us and our work. That's how we connect with like-minded travelers apart from all the fun we have. We're endlessly grateful and your review reinforces our determination...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Michael is a fantastic host, living in Bangkok for 15 years he has awesome stories to tell and insights to share. We cycled through pagoda compounds, narrow backstreets of Chinatown, in- and outdoor markets, crossed the Chao Praya river on ferries and over bridges shared...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LLJM77
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Having been to Bangkok several times, I was a little bit skeptic about booking a tour. But based on the reviews, I decided to give it a go and booked Bangkok 360. Online booking was a breeze so was the follow up communication, it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank aysem duygu t
Michael B, Owner at Bangkok Vanguards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Dear Aysem, thank you very much for your review. We really appreciate your feedback and are happy you like the days as much as I did. We hope of course to service you again in the future and then we'll break the record of 8:00a.m....More

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the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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Marina C
Dear Tour Professionals, I would like to find out if you are available on three days in July to spend with us showing the best your city can offer. We arrive from Singapore on July 3 at 5 pm and will stay in Bangkok on July 4. Then we are going to Chiang Mai for 2 days and will be staying in Bangkok again on July 7 and 8. Please let me know if you are available on all of those 3 days and what tours you can recommend. We are interested in the Grand Palace, most famous Temples, Flower Market, Chinatown, etc. I hope to hear from you as soon as possible as we are leaving the United States on June 28th going to Singapore. Additional details: We are a very active couple, can walk a lot, very punctual time wise, interested in everything authentic and worth looking at. We love history, culture, humor, shopping, food, etc. We are interested in the following attractions: 1. Wat Arun (the Temple of Dawn) 2. Canal tour by a long tail speed boat along original Chaophraya River 3.Grand Palace & The Emerald Buddha Temple 4.Wat Pho (The Reclining Buddha Temple) 5. Flower Market 6. Chinatown or 7. Khaosan Road 8. Wat Saket (The Golden Mountain Temple) 9. Jim Thompson house Please make your suggestions how to organize our 3 days in Bangkok, your availability and your charges. We are staying at the Oriental Residence Bangkok at 110 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan. We hope to meet you very soon. Marina and Mike Chudnovsky
24 June 2015|
Response from Callie R | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Both my husband and I were in Bangkok back in March and the best thing we did was to use Bangkok Vanguards, to start us off on Day 1 of our stay in Bangkok. They provide walking tours (that also covers Chinatown... More