Bangkok at dusk is a spectacular sight to behold once the sun dips its head across the horizon and there’s no finer way to experience this magical hour than on board a Bangkok dinner cruise which meanders along the Chao Praya River with its guests. With each shore of the ‘River of Kings’ lit up to the nines the Thai capital is best explored from an ancient rice barge converted into a luxury cruiser. Glittering temple edifices and glimmering skyscrapers shine out from a distance as these majestic vessels set out for the night, offering guests a five star dining experience on a tour of the Bangkok riverside like no other.

Converted into elegant floating restaurants and tour vessels the 100 year-old rice barges are stunning teak creations that have been refurbished and rebuilt to include all the modern day comforts expected of a luxury cruiser.  Drifting across Bangkok’s water highway at a leisurely pace the highlights along this captivating journey include the city’s prime historical and religious attractions which are picturesquely located on either side of the Chao Praya River. Behold the magnificence of the Grand Palace, Wat Arun, Wat Mongkhon Bophit which was built to enshrine 15th century bronze Buddha statues and the modern day splendour of the Rama VIII Suspension Bridge amongst the high end hotels and landmarks scattered on either side of the river banks as you enjoy an exquisite meal.  Offering guests the best of Thai cuisine the dinner cruises are renowned for their mouth-watering culinary treats and first class service.

The sumptuous meal is complemented by the smooth tunes and rhythms emanating from the live band on board that provide the perfect score for a dinner cruise of this nature. Guests can also take in the sights from on board the sun deck while sipping a glass of wine or enjoy the many cultural performances such as classical dance items taking centre stage on board.

Depending on one’s budget, mood and preference visitors touring Bangkok can select from a variety of cruise excursions and vessels.

Travellers hoping to go on a Bangkok cruise tour during their stay in the Thai capital should look no further than Anantara Cruises Thailand for all their cruise needs. Offering tourists a wide range of Bangkok cruises to choose from this renowned tour operator is also well-known for the luxury accommodations on board its vessels.