EXCURSIONS (13 June 2024)

As is traditional for our SPAFACON, participants can sign up for optional day trips to explore heritage sites in the vicinity of Bangkok. All excursions will depart from the Amari Watergate hotel.

EXCURSION : Western Thailand

Day Trip (Depart morning, Return evening approx. 2000 hrs)
Fee: B1,900
Embark on a captivating one-day excursion that takes you on a journey through the rich history and cultural heritage of Western Thailand. Departing from Amari Bangkok in the morning, our unforgettable adventure begins at the awe-inspiring Phra Pathom Chedi, a towering testament to the introduction of Buddhism into Thailand, boasting the title of the world's tallest stupa. Our next stop, the Phra Pathom Chedi National Museum, invites you to delve into the fascinating history of Nakhon Pathom, with exhibits ranging from the Dvaravati Civilization to the city's evolution over the years. As we continue, we'll visit the iconic Bridge on the River Kwai, a poignant reminder of World War II history and a symbol of peace today. Our excursion concludes with a visit to the Ban Kao National Museum, which houses prehistoric antiquities from archaeological excavations in Kanchanaburi Province. This remarkable day of exploration, inclusive of lunch, refreshments, and admission fees, promises to leave you enriched with the cultural tapestry of Western Thailand, all before returning to Amari Bangkok in the evening.