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Chao Praya River, Ayutthaya

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Water Body · Nature / Park
Known as the lifeblood of the capital city, Chao Praya River provides transportation, trade routes and sightseeing opportunities. Eat a meal alongside the river and watch boat crews at work transporting goods, or join locals and tourists on ferries that commute between city locations. For a more unique experience, hire a long-tail boat that can explore the canals, or take a river cruise with dinner included. If you plan to spend the whole day using the ferry, consider a tourist boat ticket, which allows unlimited trips for the day and points out sites of interest. Our Ayutthaya attractions planner makes visiting Chao Praya River and other Ayutthaya attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I saw the Chao Phraya river many times during my sightseeing trip to Ayuthaya. I first saw the beautiful river during my visit to the Japanese village in Ayuthaya. I again saw the river when I...  more »
  • Any visit to Ayutthaya is incomplete without a boat trip on the Chao Phraya River. It’s the perfect way to view many of the city’s relics. And there are plenty of options to suit any budget, time...  more »
  • it is about the belief or doing good thing as local habit doing. We need to take the boat along the Chao Phraya River to feeding the fish and sightseeing the city along the bank of river such as Royal Palace, Skyscraper building and the old architecture pagoda beside the rivers.
  • Very big river. I recommend using water tram.
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