| Explore the ruins of ancient Ayutthaya and return to Bangkok on the River of Kings.
In the morning, leave Bangkok for Ayutthaya, the ancient Siamese capital.
Today, Ayutthaya hosts some of Thailand most important historical landmarks and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage. The magnitude and number of the ancient temple ruins speak of the former greatness of the city. You will visit some of the most interesting temples as well as nearby Bang-Pa-In. The Bang-Pa-In Summer Palace of King Rama V consists of buildings in Gothic, Renaissance, Chinese and Thai architecture. Cruise back to Bangkok on the Chao Phraya River aboard a river cruiser. En route you can observe the scenic river life as you enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. Return to your hotel in the late afternoon.
Duration: 8-9 hrs depending on the hotel location and traffic situation.