Rent a bus, organize a Songkran trip in the eastern region
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From the last episode Recommended travel trips in the west, This article is for anyone who is looking for a destination to fill in the good times. On this long weekend, try to pack your bags and rent a bus to visit Chanthaburi. The journey did not take long. Plus, in Chanthaburi, there are places to visit, places to eat, viewpoints, the sea, mountains, and old communities to choose from. Come to Chanthaburi, you will definitely be impressed.
Songkran trip, western region
Songkran trip, Eastern region, 2 days 1 night
Tour program day 1
bus rental serviceRent a bus from the meeting point in Bangkok, heading to Chanthaburi. It takes about 3-4 hours.
The first destination to travel to is Chanthaburi City Pillar Shrine. Pay homage to the City Pillar Shrine for auspiciousness in the Thai New Year which is a historical landmark, presumably It was built by King Taksin the Great when he entered Chanthaburi.
After that, take the bus to the Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, It is a new type of unseen Thailand tourist attraction. With a history of construction for 275 years, and is the most beautiful Christian church in Thailand. The church is modeled after the Church of Notre Dame in France, with a wood fretwork decorated with stained glass depicting a saint in the Christian religion is a Gothic art.
The next place to travel is the Chanthaboon Waterfront Community which is an old community of Chinese and Vietnamese people that has accommodation and community shops that are almost a hundred years old Therefore, it is considered the historical district of Chanthaburi. Makes it possible to see the story of the way of life of the riverside people as well.
After visiting the waterfront community Then take the tourist bus to continue traveling to a landless village for a cruise to see the red hawk, Weru River Valley In addition to seeing the red hawk up close can also feed the red hawk Ready to enjoy the abundance of mangrove forests. A lifestyle of local fishermen and watch the fireflies in the evening as well.
After that, travel to accommodation near Chao Lao Beach, which is the most beautiful beach in Chanthaburi. There is an atmosphere that comes and feels less chaotic. The surrounding environment is natural. Along with many activities to do, there are also a variety of seafood restaurants to choose from.
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Tour program day 2
Start the day by going to pay homage to the sacred things. Wat Pak Nam Khaem Nu with a visit to the blue ceramic church, The new landmark of Chanthaburi province. The church is an ancient ceramic work that uses only two colors, blue and white. This makes this church unique and very beautiful.
Later, travel by rented bus to the nearby attractions of Wat Pak Nam Khaem Nu, which takes less than 20 minutes to reach. Kung Kraben Bay To study the nature that the Development Study Center has prepared. You can also paddle around the mangrove forest. And there is a balcony for seating with a view of Kung Kraben Bay and a view of the mangrove forest from a high angle.
After that, travel for about 20 minutes to reach Ban Hua Laem Viewpoint. This is an old fishing village near Ban Hua Laem Fisherman's Wharf. It is one of the beautiful viewpoints of Chan City. There is a wooden bridge across large and small rocks, extending out into the sea. There is an old white pagoda standing on a rock in the middle of the sea. Which is over 200 years old, presumably built to be the anchor of the fisherman's mind. To pay respects before leaving the ship so that they can travel safely.
Only 500 meters from Ban Hua Laem Viewpoint is Noen Nang Phaya Viewpoint. It is the most beautiful viewpoint of Chanthaburi. Because there is beautiful scenery Also, the road along the beach stretches to Kung Wiman Beach. It has beautiful mountain and sea views. There is an area to sit and relax to take photos. There are many amenities such as parking, restaurants, and even cycling lanes along the road.
After resting at Nang Phaya Viewpoint, we travel back to Bangkok safely.
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How are you doing with the trip to the Eastern region during the Songkran period that we have brought together? There are many styles of travel in one province. Worth a visit, right? So this long weekend, pack your bags and rent a bus.