In foreign writings, Ayutthaya was called Siam, old sources say the people called their kingdom Krung Tai, 'Tai Kingdom' In foreign writings, Ayutthaya was called Siam, old sources say the people called their kingdom Krung Tai, 'Tai Kingdom'

Ayutthaya River Tour – Visit ancient sites on board the Grand Pearl

On our Ayutthaya River Tour cruise along the Chao Phya River aboard the luxurious Grand Pearl to Bang-Pa-In, the summer palace of Thailand’s Kings. Explore its grand gardens and see the magnificent throne room and colourful look-out tower as well as the main residence. After lunch on board, disembark in Thailand's former capital Ayutthaya and get lost in history among its beautiful ruins. Visit ancient sites and temples such as Wat Panangcherng and Wat Chaiya Mongkol, famed for its reclining Buddha, before returning to Bangkok.