Post conference trip
Post congress trip information
06.30 - Pick up from various hotels in Bangkok and drive north to Ayutthaya.
09:00 - Arrive at Bang Pa In, the Summer Palace, a former royal palace built since Ayuthaya period in early 17th century. Inside the palace, you can see a perfect blend of oriental and western architectural style with a vast garden and a large pond surrounded by elegant royal residential buildings and monumental towers. Observe the beautifully decor floating pavilion of Aisawan Thipaya, built in the middle of the pond and other royal residences such as Uthayan Phusthian (Garden of the Secured Land), Warophat Phiman (Shining Heavenly Abode), Wehart Chamrun (Heavenly Light), Saphakan Ratchprayun (Assembly Hall for Royal Relatives) and as well the Inner Palace and Outer Palace.
Continue to Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, a magnificent royal monastery with a huge Victory Pagoda surrounded by ruined Buddha images. Visit to Wat Mahathat a ruined temple typical of Ayuthaya famous for the Buddha head engulfed in the tree trunk. Drive into the Ayutthaya Historical Park and visit Phra Viharn Mongkolbophit, a beautifully decorated chapel that houses a large bronze Buddha image and Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, historically the most significant royal temple and palace in Ayuthaya.
Lunch at a local restaurant
17:30 - Arrive in Bangkok and drop you back at your hotel.
Only 100 USD per person
- Pick up and drop off at the hotel in Bangkok downtown
- Transportation in A/C vehicle
- Sightseeing as described
- Professional English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees