Departure Date: 01/06/2018
Experience Bangkok like a local does... Head to Thailand and spend 7 nights in the bustling city of Bangkok. Spend 7 nights at the 5 Star Amari Watergate Hotel, this hotel is located around Bangkok's best shopping centres, dining experiences and lifestyle malls.
You will have the opportunity to explore the latest styles in street fashion and accessories at the nearby Platinum Fashion Mall and surrounding street bazaars. You will be able to find top-label designer brands at some of Asia's best shopping centres found along nearby Sukhumvit Road, such as CentralWorld, Gaysorn Plaza, Siam Paragon, Siam Square and MBK.
The action packed Silom and Thonglor districts are a short ride away and are accessible via the Ratchatwei BTS skytrain or the Petchburi MRT subway and are all well within reach of the hotel.
Take the Temple and River of Kings Tour.
Feel like a king on the River of Kings, glide through the waters of Chao Phraya River on a longtail boat and experience some of the most famous sights and hidden gems through the eyes of a local. You will be wowed by Bangkoks incredible Buddhist temples, marvel at the dazzling Grand Palace and revered Emerald Buddha at Wat Phra Kaew. Discover secret Thai communities that live amongst the ‘khlongs’ or canals. In between the skyscrapers, towers, traffic and buzz of life, Bangkok hides a secret network of waterways that you can travel on and miss the stress of fighting the traffic.
On this tour you and ride a longtail boat along the canals to see the other side of Thailand’s relentless capital.
Experience Bangkok’s Chinatown Food Discovery. Here you will experience Chinese food, culture and architecture of the Chinatown area. Be bamboozled by the markets, see shops that sell nothing but religious paraphernalia, and try foods that you have never tried before.
Some of the highlights include: enjoy the delicious bites of Bangkok’s iconic Chinatown, visit a range of different markets selling everything from pad Thai to flowers. See the Golden Buddha at Wat Traimit Temple, experience Bangkok’s Chinese heritage, including a visit to the Chinese Museum.
Return flights from Johannesburg via Dubai to Bangkok, approx. airport taxes, return airport transfers, a 7-night stay at the Amari Watergate Hotel in Bangkok City sharing a deluxe room with breakfast daily, a Temple & River of Kings tickets and a Bangkok Chinatown Food Discovery.
7 Nights from R18,782 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid for travel from 1 – 9 June 2018. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes where applicable and exclude professional service fees. Packages exclude items of personal nature. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.