Fun adventure fast and cheap transportation on historical canal see the real bangkoker life
Sansab canal was build in 1837 to link Chaopraya river and Bangpakong for transport a weapon and camel to Vietnam During Thai-Vietnam war spend 14 years
But now……………… after 176 years it’s turned to be a dark stinky canal
The canal cut in the middle of Bangkok. It’s pretty hard to notice that there is a transportation there. Under a small bridge there might be a pier for Sansab Boat there
There are many touristic place that you can go by this shi*ty river
Phan Fa Lilat Last stop very near old town walking distance to grand palace, Wat pho, City shrine, Democracy monument,Khaosarn RD etc.
Pratunam interchange from Golden Mount Line to NIDA Line (I still don’t under stand why we have to change a boat) this Pier near a whole sale clothes and lots of shopping center
1:No skirt dress or height hill on the boat it’s a real adventure
2:Pull the rope you don’t want shi*ty water get in to your face
3:Stay low try to sit if it possible the boat roof can bend down when it go under the bridge depend on how deep the canal is.
4:Jump fast try to hop to a dock or in to the boat fast some time the boat not waiting for you
Price:10-20 bath you pay in the boat tell the boat guy where are you going you don’t have to buy a ticket again if you are going to change the line PS.If you can not get in to the staff you can pass your money to the people next to you to the staff
Opening: Weekdays Golden Mount Line 6:30-20:30 NIDA Line 5:30-19:45
Weekend and public holiday Golden Mount Line 7:00-19:45 NIDA Line 6:00-18:30