DAY 1 BANGKOK - PAKKRED - SAMKOK - MAE NAM NOI (L/D) Board the "thanatharee" at Pinklao Pier (Bangkok side) at 08:30 depart Bangkok to Ko Kred, an island in the middle of the Chao Phraya River. Explore the Mon pottery-making village on the island before continuing to lively Pathum Tani market where varieties of fresh meats, vegetables and various local goods are sold. Lunch served on the way. Continue the cruise with a short stop at Wat Pailom, well known as a winter nesting ground of the Asian Openbill Stork which migrates from Northern India and Siberia and then head upriver to the unspoilt Maenam Noi, a small branch of the main Chao Phraya River. Arrive at Wat Chang Noi at approximately 18:00, tie up for the night and enjoy dinner on board. DAY 2 MAENAM NOI - BAN BANG SADEJ - PAMOK (B/L/D) Time for breakfast and a cycle ride to explore the village, then depart for Wat Taku. Lunch served on board. Set off by bicycle to explore the local villages along the Maenam Noi. Rejoin the barge at Wat Kophai and continue to Bang Sadej. By bicycle visit its famous temple and a local orphanage where mainly. hilltribe children receive an education and vocational training. Continue to the main village to meet the local people and see the cottage industries they engage in. Then depart to Pamok for the second overnight. Dinner on board. DAY 3 PAMOK - AYUTTHAYA (B) An opportunity to offer food to the monks on their morning alms round with time to visit the local Pamok School.Also visit a local family that makes drums and the local market Have breakfast on board. Then depart for Ayutthaya. Thailand's former capital (1350 - 1767) UNESCO world Heritage Town. Arriveat Ayutthaya train station pier at approximately at 12:00 hrs. Disembark and ready to set off to the next destination. End of services. ................................................................................... "THANATHAREE" or Treasure on the water is 21.1 meters in length and 5.9 meters in width. It provides simple but comfortable air-conditiioned dormitory style accommodation with on board shower and W.C. s. Maximum Capacity of 12 passengers. INCLUSION : The tours are inclusive of full board and all services and activities described in the itineraries. And 7% government tax (VAT). Not including soft drinks. (except water) and alcoholic beverages. RATE 198 USD. / P.P. REVERSED PROGRAMME IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON EVERY WEDNESDAY EX-AYUTTHAYA. PACKAGE PRICE IS NOT INCLUDED : Transfer to and from the Cruise. Supplement for transfers to or from the Cruise : To or from our Cruise in Bangkok pier: 8:00 USD. /P.P. From or to Cruise in Ayutthaya : 16:00 USD. /P.P. WHAT TO BRING : - Personal toilet items. (tower soap are provided.) - Insect repellent. - Sun protection cream ad hat. - trousers or shorts suitable for cycling. - Swimming gear. - A sense of adventure.