The details for the latest steam train trip in Thailand have just been announced. This will take place on Tuesday 12th August 2014 and will go from Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong’s station to Nakhon Pathom. This will take place on the Queen’s Birthday which is also a public holiday. So, tickets are expected to go fast. This year there are three options for joining this trip:
- Return ticket only on the steam train – 222 Baht
- Return ticket and tour with State Railway of Thailand – 555 Baht
- Return ticket and tour with Tourism Authority of Thailand – 999 Baht
Tour with SRT:
8:15 am Leave Hua Lamphong
10:00 am Arrive at Woodland – City of Wood
12:00 pm Lunch at Moo Ban Thai
1:30 pm Shopping at Don Wai Riverside Market
3:00 pm Visit Phra Pathom Chedi
4:45 pm Board steam train for return trip
This tour is 555 Baht. Book your tickets now at the train station. If you only want the steam train trip, this is only 222 Baht.
Train and tour tickets with the SRT are available at Hua Lamphong station and at other stations in Bangkok and along the route. If you don’t want to be disappointed then best to book now. Let me know in the comments if you are going or have bought the tickets already.