Once as a Hero, Bangkok (1D)

Klong Toei community,Bangkok,Thailand
Having been stuck with negative labels for so long, Khlong Toei Community is associated with some certain words. However, Klong Toei is simply a community. Before exploring Klong Toei with Local Alike, keep your mind open to be able to perceive the community the way it really is.
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  • Meals as listed in the itinerary ( Lunch 1)
  • Activities as listed in the itinerary
  • Tour guide
  • Local guide
  • Travel insurance
  • VAT 7%
  • Listen to the history of Klong Toei community
  • Explore the community’s lifestyle
  • Activity “Roi Malai Dok Mali” (make jasmine garlands)
  • This is a join tour minimum 4 persons for this tour, it may not run if there are not enough people registered
USD per guest
Meet at Duang Prateep Foundation, Klong Toei community. Warm welcome from the community’s representative. Enjoy snack and herbal drinks prepared by the locals. Listen to the history of Klong Toei community from the representative. Explore the community’s lifestyle. Help clean and collect trash in various locations within the community. 70 rai of Pattana Community. Visit the local morning market and pay respect to Chao Phor Phra Pra Daeng Shrine. Follow by community lock 1-2-3. Explore the community and experience local lifestyle. Finish with community lock 4-5-6. Walk along the railway. Visit a furniture factory with reasonable price whose working area is on railway tracks. Get to know the locals on both sides of the railway. Lunch in the community.
Activity “Roi Malai Dok Mali” (make jasmine garlands). Making jasmine garlands is one of the community’s profession. Klong Toei is one of the biggest flower garland producers of Bangkok. This activity offers you lesson, taught by the locals, and a chance to make your own flower garlands for you to take home as souvenirs. Enjoy snacks. Converse and discuss with the locals to promote the community. Bid farewell to the community. Split up at Duang Prateep Foundation.

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