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Bangkok Dinner Cruise aboard the Loy Nava

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from US$ 95.04 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Experience an evening of dining on Bangkok’s only antique teakwood rice barge – Loy Nava
  • Enjoy a Thai-style welcome on-board with rose-water sprinklings
  • No need to print! Smartphone voucher accepted.
  • Sail pass Bangkok’s historic sites like the Temple of Dawn, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and more
  • Enjoy watching traditional Thai performances with kim music
  • Dig into a delectable 6-course set menu
  • Seal the deal on your experience with Havana cigars, served post dinner
  • Overview

    Spend your evening dining on Bangkok’s only antique teakwood rice barge – Loy Nava. It is one of the most exquisite boats plying on the Chao Phraya river, made of solid hand-carved golden teak, while its roof is made from hand-split and woven bamboo skins. The boat has beautiful carvings of Thai flowers.

    Sail pass Bangkok’s historic sites like the Temple of Dawn, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, the Grand Palace and the Royal Barges, looking spectacular under the night sky. Dine on some of the choicest traditional Thai dishes and listen to the gentle lapping of the waves against the rice barge.

    This Loy Nava dinner cruise is an excellent combination of delicious food and exquisite sights and a must-see on any tourist list.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    3.5 hours (approx.)

    Start time


    For Private tours, please also mention your preferred start time.

    Meeting Point

    Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel in Bangkok or the airport, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don't worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.

    Ending Point

    Your hotel in Bangkok or Airport


    You will be picked up from your hotel in Bangkok/from the airport and driven in a private air-conditioned vehicle to the Riverside Pier to board the Loy Nava for a fascinating dinner cruise along the Chao Phraya river.

    As soon as you board the Loy Nava, the only antique teakwood rice barge on the river in Bangkok, hostesses dressed in traditional clothes will welcome you in Thai style with a rose-water sprinkling ceremony.

    Before dinner, you will be served a glass of cocktail to whet your appetite. For dinner, a variety of six-course set menus featuring a range of Thai dishes is laid on. Made using subtle spices and only the freshest produce, each menu has been crafted to cater for all palates and draws from Thailand's main gastronomic regions (North, Isaan, South and Central Plains). Enjoy your candle-lit dinner while listening to traditional kim music (Thai xylophone).

    You will drift along the most historic section of the Chao Praya River whilst dining in style, en route passing magnificent landmarks like the Temple of Dawn, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, the Grand Palace, and the Royal Barges. See some of the oldest buildings in Bangkok - some dating to the earliest Portuguese settlements - and experience the bustle of river traffic and commerce in this vital artery.

    Watch Thai classical dancers perform their traditional art during the meal. After dinner, you will be served Havana cigars.

    At the end of the dinner cruise, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Bangkok/ the airport.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and Dropoff
    • English speaking guide
    • Dinner
    • Entrance fees


    • Gratuities

  • Please note

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

    If you wish to be picked up from Pattaya hotels outside the City Centre area : Ambassador Jomtien, Botanic Resort and Pinnacle Jomtien / Golden Beach, you are subject to a surcharge of approx USD 11 per person per way payable directly.

    Guide also available in other languages with supplement charge payable directly.

    Rates cannot apply on festive periods i.e. Valentine’s, Songkran Festival, Loy Krathong, Chirstmas Eve & Christmas Day, New Year Eve, New Year Day, etc.

    Schedule/Program/Timetable subject to change without prior notice due to local condition.

    S.I.C. Join tour – Available for hotel in City centre only.

    S.I.C. Join tour - Not available for Peninsula, Anantara Riverside, Millennium Hilton, Montien Riverside & Ratchada road area (Bangkok Chada, Chao Phraya Park Hotel or etc.)

    All sightseeing tours from hotel nearby Suvarnabhumi Airport area, Don Muang area & Bangkok Railway Station are subject to additional charge.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Bangkok Dinner Cruise aboard the Loy Nava

      Fantastic evening. Was collected from the hotel and was given a guided tour on the way to the boat pick up point. Fantastic food, fantastic service, fantastic cruise. This...

      Mr mark ogden, United Kingdom, 25/Feb/2013