CHAOPHRAYA RIVER ATTRACTION WITH AYUTTHAYA DAY TOUR.
Kohkred Island, Nonthaburi Province ( เกาะเกร็ด )
Koh Kred is a tiny island in the Chao Phraya River, located in Nonthaburi Province, On this island " Kohkred " live a community of craftmen famous for their distinctive style of pottery which dates back many centuries. The potteries are known for their fine,red-black glazed surface and intricate design. They are all hand-made piece-by-piece and you can see the process.People live on Koh Kred and nearby are the descendants of the Mon people, and they have managed to retain the skills of their forefathers Kohkred nonthaburi province.
Rama 8 Bridge - Rama VIII Bridge, Bangkok. ( สะพานพระราม 8 )
Rama 8 Bridge,The Rama VIII Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge crossing the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand. It was conceived to alleviate traffic congestion on the nearby Phra Pinklao Bridge. Construction of the bridge took place from 1999 to 2002. The bridge was opened on 7 May 2002 and inaugurated on 20 September, which is the birth anniversary of the late King Ananda Mahidol (Rama VIII), after whom it is named. The bridge has an asymmetrical design, with a single pylon in an inverted Y shape located on the western bank of the river. Its eighty-four cables are arranged in pairs on the side of the main span and in a single row on the other. The bridge has a main span of 300 metres (980 ft), and was one of the world’s largest asymmetrical cable-stayed bridges at the time of its completion.
Phra Pin Klao Bridge, Bangkok ( สะพานปิ่นเกล้า )
The Phra Pin-klao Bridge is a bridge over the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, in Thailand near the Grand Palace. It is named after Pinklao, vice-king of Siam 1851-66.
The bridge was opened on September 24, 1973.
Wat Rakang Kositaram, Bangkok. ( วัดระฆังโฆษิตาราม )
Wat Rakang Kositaram (Temple of the Bells, formerly known as Wat Bang Wa Yai), is one of the 32 temples in Bangkok Noi District and is one of the most significant. The temple was built during the Ayutthaya period, later it was reconstructed and upgraded as a Royal Temple by King Taksin. The main features of the temple is the bell tower, because of those bells give the name temple "Rakang" (in Thai mean Bell).The temple was named "Temple of the Bells" due to the discovery of a huge bell at this temple in the reign of King Rama I.
The Royal Grand Palace - Wat Phrakaew, Bangkok. ( พระบรมหาราชวัง - วัดพระแก้ว )
The Royal Grand Palace was built by King rama I The first King of Bangkok Dynasty, by the year 1782 and took 2 Years to be done. The palace was done by the year 1784. There magnificant Buildings are the Royal and Religious Heart of the Nation. At the same compound with the palace also has the must beautiful Buddhist temple named the temple of Emerald Buddha or Wat Phra Kaeo. But infact The Emerald Buddha Image was made from The whole pecice of jade.The image wan found At Chiengrai province on the northern past of Thailand. Once was took to Laos, and was kept There over zoo years. King rama I took the image back to Thailand and housed at the temple of Emerald Buddha until at the present. The royal Grand palace was built in real Thai style. As you come to Bangkok don t miss the Grand palace.
Wat Arun " Temple of Down " , Bangkok. ( วัดอรุณราชวราราม หรือ วัดแจ้ง )
Wat Arun or the temple of Dawn is located on the Western bank of the Chau Phaya River. It s richly Decorated 79 meters high and got influence from Cambodia. Pagoda or "Phra - Prang" is particularly beautiful in the soft light of early morning or sunset and the Prang was decorated with Chinese procelain over 1 million pieces . Temple of Dawn got this name because King Taksin the great. The only one King of Thonburi dynaoty flouted along this river and stopped In front of this temple early morning So the king named This temple " Temple of Dawn".
Wat Kanlayanamit , Bangkok. ( วัดกัลยามิตร )
Wat Kalayanamitr Varamahavihara is a Buddhist temple (wat) in Bangkok, Thailand. The temple is located in Wat Kanlaya sub-district, on the Thonburi bank of the Chao Phraya River. The temple was established in 1825 by Chaophraya Nikonbodin who donated the temple to Rama III. Chaophraya Nikonbodin was an ancestor of the Kalayanamitr family, whose descendants include Saprang Kalayanamitr. A poem inscribed in the temple readsThe massive temple is close to the river on the Thonburi side, This is a mid-nineteenth century temple and one of the most prominent temples along the Chao Phraya River Bangkok.
Memorial Bridge, Bangkok. ( สะพานพุทธ )
The Memorial Bridge is a bridge over the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, in Thailand, connecting the districts Phra Nakhon and Thonburi.The bridge was opened on 6 April 1932, by King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Chakri Dynasty and the foundation of Bangkok, shortly before the Siamese Coup d’état on 24 June 1932. In English the bridge is commonly known as Memorial Bridge, however in Thai it is most commonly known as Phra Phutta Yodfa Bridge after King Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke (Rama I), the first king of the Chakri Dynasty.Construction of the bridge was started on 3 December 1929 by Dorman Long, Middlesbrough, England. The bridge used to have a moving mechanism, which is now disused.On 5 June 1944 as part of the bombing of Bangkok in World War II, a force of B-29 Superfortresses, in a test of their capabilities before being deployed against the Japanese home islands, were targeted against the bridge. The bombs fell over two kilometres away damaging no civilian structures, but downed some tram lines and destroyed a Japanese military hospital and the Japanese secret police headquarters. It was not until 1947 that Thai authorities learned of the intended target.
The Holy Rosary Church , Bangkok. (วัดแม่พระลูกประคำ หรือ วัดกาลหว่าร์ )
The Holy Rosary Church is Located on the bank of Chao Phraya River, is one of the oldest Catholic Church in Bangkok, It is more widely known by ist older name Wat kalawar.
Holy Rosary Church or the Kalwar Church, is an ancient Roman Catholic church whose history began in the Rattanakosin period. Built in western Roman Cross or Latin Cross style the church is located on the bank overlooking the Chao Phraya river.
The 5 Star River Hotels Bangok. ( โรงแรมระดับ 5 ดาว ริมน้ำเจ้าพระยา )
The River Cruise will lead you passing five star hotel, Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel, The Orientel Hotel, Peninsular Hotel and Shangri-la Hotel affter that returning to River City Sriphraya Pier Bangkok.