Examples of Tour Programmes for Ecotourism and Bird-watching
8.00 a.m. Depart from Bangkok.
11.30 a.m. Arrive in Nakhon Sawan.
12.00 a.m. Have lunch in Nakhon Sawan.
1.30 p.m. Cruise along the Ping River to observe the local way of life and disembark at Wat Kriangkrai Klang to admire mural paintings (A bus waits at the temple to continue the trip).
3.30 p.m. Visit the Bueng Boraphet Aquarium at the Freshwater Fishery Station.
5.30 p.m. Check in at the Bueng Boraphet Waterfowl Park.
6.00 p.m. Have dinner.
7.00 p.m. Learn how to use binoculars and be educated on species of bird by the Bueng Boraphet Bird-watching Club.
6.30 a.m. Get on a boat to see lotus flowers in the morning and practise using binoculars to watch birds taking their morning meal in the Boraphet Lake.
8.30 a.m. Have breakfast.
9.30 a.m. Proceed to Khao Kop, Wat Khao Woranat Banphot to see the Lord Buddha’s footprint, the Chedi from the Sukhothai period where the Lord Buddha’s relics have been enshrined, and a scenic view of the town of Nakhon Sawan.
11.00 a.m. Buy souvenirs of Nakhon Sawan.
12.00 a.m. Have lunch.
1.30 p.m. Leave for Bangkok.
5.00 p.m. Arrive in Bangkok.