Chao Phraya river dinner cruise

See Bangkok’s riverside landmarks enjoying delicious Thai food

Chao Phraya river dinner cruise Bangkok
Wat Arun at Chao Phraya river

Discover Bangkok by night enjoying the beautiful scenery on both sides of the Chao Phraya river cruising on a luxurious dinner boat. Taste a number of dishes from the famous Thai cuisine on this romantic trip.

A dinner cruise on the Chao Phraya restaurant boat is an unforgettable, both romantic and cultural experience.

Cruise slowly down the river enjoying authentic Thai cuisine while some of Bangkok’s most famous landmarks like the Wat Arun (the Temple of Dawn) and the Royal Palace pass by, giving you wonderful twilight photo opportunities.

A dinner cruise is the ideal way to enjoy the City of Angels by night. Relaxing in modern comfort and enjoying famous Thai hospitality you will view the majestic river and the many canals of the city once known as the “Venice of the East”. Along the waterways traces of early Bangkok history and more traditional life can still be seen.

The Chao Phraya river by night is a charming place not easily forgotten. The Chao Phraya river, also known as the River of Kings, is one of Thailand’s major rivers. It originates in North Western Thailand and is almost 400 kilometers long. If flows through Bangkok and ends into the Gulf of Thailand. Along the way many interesting sites can be seen, such as the ancient city and old capital of Ayutthaya.

Dinner cruise Chao Phraya river Bangkok
Chao Phraya river at dusk

View Bangkok’s history from the Chao Phraya river

During this dinner cruise you will view traces of Thai history dating back to the time of the Rattanakosin era, when the capital of Bangkok was established in 1782.

In those days people used to settle by the Chao Phraya river and the many canals, later spreading out further away from the river.

During this dinner cruise you will see magnificent examples of both old architecture like the Santa Cruz Church, Kalayanamit Temple and Bang Khun Phrom Palace and modern architecture like Rama VIII bridge, the Oriental hotel and the Shangri-La hotel.

You will get to see some of the oldest buildings in Bangkok, some dating back to the earliest Portuguese settlements in the city. This cruise offers the perfect opportunity to enjoy Bangkok by night in a romantic setting without any effort, while enjoying some of Thailand’s famous foods.

Departure pier

Departure is from the River City Pier adjacent to the River City Shopping Complex on Charoen Krung road Soi 24.

Dinner cruise rates

Chao Phraya Princess dinner cruise rates are:


Child rate: Age 5 - 12
Toddler: Age 0 - 4

Rates include buffet style dinner and welcome drink. Other drinks not included.
On weekends and Thai public holidays the cruise can get busy.

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