Street Food Tasting & Culture Tour – Combining delectable street food tasting with off-the-beaten sightseeing. This is a delicious and fun way to explore and experience Bangkok the way Thais do. The tour features street walking, sampling food and snacks, seeing non-touristy sites and making new friends.
Location: Bangrak - a famous district among Thais for its diverse local flavors. The area is a true melting pot, where you can find Thai delicacies from various regions and ethnicities. As we journey along our easy-to-walk route, you will meet and engage with restaurant owners, sample their generations-old artisanal recipes, and visit fascinating local attractions hidden away from major tourist path. Not only you will get full exposure to the Thai gastronomic tradition, but your visit will also be a great support to local community.Book a Tour
Drive to Amphawa district, approx. 100 kms from Bangkok. On arrival visit Ban Pinsuwan Benjarong. Benjarong is a pentachrome porcelain art, originated in the 15th century made popular by King Rama II who sent ceramics to China and commissioned Chinese artists to paint with Thai designs. View some of the most beautiful and antique Benjarong collection in the traditional Thai House and visit the small workshop where Benjarongs are hand-painted.
Then, visit a simple traditional home see how coconut sap is extracted and made into palm sugar, an important ingredient in Thai cooking.
Continue to the floating market where farmers trade their produce from rowing boats before boarding a long tail boat for a ride through narrow canals along villages and fruit plantations.
Lunch at a local restaurant by Mae Klong River.
Return transfer to Bangkok.
Relive Thailand’s past and experience the former glory of the Siamese Kingdom. This old capital of Thailand is 76 kms north of Bangkok, 1.5 hours by road. Sights to see are the gigantic bronze Buddha statues at Wat Mongkol Borpitr, the former Royal Temple Wat Pra Srisanpetch and the Pagoda of Wat Yai Chaimongkol. Lunch at a local restaurant. Take a 30-minute boat trip to Bang-Pa-In, the former Royal Summer Residence. Return transfer to Bangkok.Book a Tour
Why not take advantage of being in the region to explore destinations beyond Bangkok city after the congress?
Conference & Destination Management (CDM) has created a selection of three-to-four-day post-congress tours exclusively for WFDSA 2020 participants.
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