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5 dinner cruises you must experience in Bangkok

The Land of Smiles is giving you more reasons to smile with these dinner cruises.

Chao Phraya River is an iconic landmark in Bangkok, a quaint oriental version of Italy’s Venetian waterway. Connecting many of the city’s best attractions, the river is traversed by freight ships, ferries, and especially cruise ships. The latter offers visitors various opportunities to glimpse Bangkok’s unique culture and heritage while coasting along the river.

Dinner cruises are popular, featuring a unique blend of sightseeing, entertainment, and gourmet experience on every sail. If you’re looking for a romantic, laidback, or Insta-worthy activity in Bangkok, here are the best dinner cruises you must experience!


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1. Chao Phraya Princess Dinner Cruise

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Evolved from a pioneering floating restaurant concept, the Chao Phraya Princess is one of the leading cruise lines in Bangkok. The ships are designed with modern, sophisticated amenities, with live bands enhancing the atmosphere. Cruise past some of Bangkok’s most iconic sites in full comfort on the Chao Phraya Princess and indulge in a Thai dinner buffet on board as you enjoy views of the Grand Palace and Wat Pho.

2. Alangka Dinner Cruise

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Indulge in a wide selection of international and seafood specialities while entertained by live music and cultural performances aboard the Alangka Cruise.

The ship consists of air-conditioned interiors and an open-top deck where you can enjoy the breeze and the views unobstructed. Marvel at the glinting Bangkok skyline while you enjoy a slow cruise with this KKday promo.

3. Saffron Dinner Cruise by Banyan Tree

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Well-loved resort brand Banyan Tree brings its trademark luxury experience to the waters of the Chao Phraya River.

Relish a sense of indulgence as you are served Saffron’s signature dishes in a four-course meal. The roof deck also serves as a perfect hangout spot, with an open-air bar and lots of seating.

4. White Orchid River Cruise

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Make every second of your cruise worthwhile with a full entertainment experience on board the White Orchid. Aside from picturesque riverside views, you’ll be engrossed by performances like classical dance, cabarets, and live discos.

The White Orchid River Cruise will fill you with a buffet selection of Thai and Western specialties as you sail through Bangkok's famous Chao Phraya River.

5. Grand Pearl Cruise

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One of the city’s most luxurious cruise liners, Grand Pearl Cruise boasts yacht-like ships with sophisticated dining interiors complemented by riverside scenery and an open-air deck.

Enjoy world-class entertainment, from live music to Thai cultural performances, and enjoy Bangkok’s vibrant skyline while savouring Thai and Western fare in a romantic candlelight setting.

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