Mastering The Chao Phraya River Service
The Chao Phraya River is the primary artery that flows through Bangkok and a fair few of Bangkok’s big tourist attractions are near its banks. There is a great boat service that stops at or nearby several of these attractions. It can be a really useful cheap way of getting around the city, especially once you know how the service operates. The boats that service the river are all long boats with two distinct service types, the Chao Phraya Tourist Boat and the Chao Phraya Express Boat.
The tourist boat ticket allows unlimited trips per day for B150 and comes every 30mins with limited stops. The express boats cost around B12 per trip (depending on distance) and come frequently. So unless you think you’re going to make over 10 trips and like waiting at piers, there really