Halong Bay Boat in Thailand

Mekhala Cruise

Cruise company: Asian Oasis
Cruise type: Cheap, Sharing, 8 cabins
Destinations: Thailand - Thailand
Mekhala Cruise is one of the most cruise that you have experience a historical Thai adventure  along the Chao Phraya River and witness striking landmarks of a bygone era. From Nakhon Sawan province, the Chao Phraya River journeys south for more than 360 kilometres before emptying into the Gulf of Thailand at Pak Nam.
Destinations: Bangkok - Mekhala - Ayutthaya

Itinerary

Day 1 : Bangkok - Mekhala (D)
  • Your excursion starts as the boat casts off around 1 pm and heads up the Chao Phraya River, passing the magnificent Grand Palace and the Temple of Dawn. Along the way you'll be able to observe the way of rural life along the river.
  • Arriving at Pathum Thani in the afternoon, you will visit a fresh market where local people shop for food, fresh produce and a variety of Thai sweets.
  • At sunset, the MEKHALA will dock at Wat Kai Tia, a Buddhist temple located in a tranquil rural village. An exquisite candlelit dinner of mouth-watering Thai delicacies will be served on the deck. You will spend the night on board the boat, in your air-conditioned cabin
Day 2 : Mekhala - Ayutthaya (B)
  • We start the day by cruising to the small village of Baan Saladang, an aged-old Mon community that migrated from Burma to this area in the early 19th century. The villagers here have successfully maintained their traditional life style, customs and natural surroundings. You will also see a collection of well-preserved typical Thai houses in this charming village. Afterwards, you be served a delicious breakfast on board.
  • Later in the morning, you will disembark and travel to Bang-Pa-In Summer Palace.

Price & Booking

Include

  • 2 days cruise with stops and visits as mentioned in the program.
  • 1 night accommodation on board in double berth air-conditioned cabin.
  • Meal plan as mentioned in the program.
  • Coffee, Tea & Water on board and during breakfast.
  • Coffee, Tea, Water & Soft drink during dinner.
  • Services of qualified crews.
  • Group Insurance.

Exclude

  • Guide, land services and transportation in Bangkok & Ayuthaya.
  • An option for alms offering to monk.
  • Other drinks and meals not mentioned in package.
  •  Other personal expenses.
  • Optional tours or excursions that not mentioned in the itinerary.
Remark:
  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather and operating conditions. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, Cambodian & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least three days prior to the cruise date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by port authority.
  • Surcharge on Christmas and New Year & on Lunar New Year on February .
Destinations: Ayutthaya - Bang – Pa – In Palace - Baan Saladang - Wat Kai Tia - Pathum Thani - Bangkok

Itinerary

Day 1 : Ayutthaya - Mekhala (D)
  • The boat sets sail around 3 p.m. from the pier near Bang – Pa – In Palace. Now is the time to relax and enjoy watching the rural life along the “River of Kings”. You will stop for a visit at the small village of Baan Saladang, an aged-old Mon community which migrated from Burma to this area in the early 19th century. The villagers here have successfully maintained their traditional life style, customs and natural surroundings. You will also see a collection of well-preserved typical Thai houses in this charming village.
  • Soon after sunset, the MEKHALA will dock at Wat Kai Tia, a local Buddhist temple set in a tranquil village. An exquisite candlelit dinner of mouth-watering Thai delicacies awaits you on the deck. You will spend the night on board the boat in your air-conditioned cabin.
Day 2 : Mekhala - Bangkok (B)
  • Today, we will leave the pier early for a visit to the morning market in Pathum Thani. You will observe the way of life of local people as they shop for food and fresh produce. Afterwards, you will enjoy a delicious breakfast on board.
  • The boat will continue cruising down the river to Bangkok. You will be able to take in the sights, marveling at the magnificent Grand Palace and the Temple of Dawn along the way. You will arrive in Bangkok in the late morning.

Price & Booking

Include

  • 2 days cruise with stops and visits as mentioned in the program.
  • 1 night accommodation on board in double berth air-conditioned cabin.
  • Meal plan as mentioned in the program.
  • Coffee, Tea & Water on board and during breakfast.
  • Coffee, Tea, Water & Soft drink during dinner.
  • Services of qualified crews.
  • Group Insurance.

Exclude

  • Guide, land services and transportation in Bangkok & Ayuthaya.
  • An option for alms offering to monk.
  • Other drinks and meals not mentioned in package.
  • Other personal expenses.
  • Optional tours or excursions that not mentioned in the itinerary.
Remark:
  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather and operating conditions. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, Cambodian & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least three days prior to the cruise date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by port authority.
  • Surcharge on Christmas and New Year & on Lunar New Year on February .
Stateroom cabin size: 12.0 m2
Bed size: Twin size bed
  • Six air-conditioned staterooms with en suite bathrooms.
  • Beautifully furnished with appointments of Teak and rare woods, Thai fabrics, Antiques, Art and Oriental Carpets.
Cabin Amenities (all cabin types)
  • Beauty mirror
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Hair-dryer
  • Hot water
  • In-house Telephone
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • Mini bar
  • Safety box
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Wardrobe
Services & Facilities
General
  • 24-hour Security
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Reception
  • Safety box at reception
  • Theme Cruise
Services
  • Baby cot
  • Bar
  • Cabin Service (Snack Meals)
  • Fresh flower
  • Laundry service
  • Restaurant
Dining Room & Bar
  • Full bar available.
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included.
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Movie nights
  • Wooden games

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