Rose Garden Country Resort
in Thailand

View of the Resort from across the Lake


Not far west of Bangkok is the Rose Garden Country Resort, an exceptionally well manicured lush tropical garden. The property is the brainchild of a former lord mayor of the capital. The resort and cultural centre are about 32 kilometres (20 miles) from the city towards the town of Nakhon Pathom on route 4.

And If you should continue a little bit further up the same road you'll eventually arrive at the town of Kanchanaburi where you can take a legendary train trip across the Bridge on the River Kwai. But that's another story entirely. 

The large grounds of the landscaped gardens not only contain a vast range of roses and orchids, but also accommodation, restaurants, tennis courts, a golf court, (reputed to be one of the 25 best in the world) a kids playground, a swimming pool and an artificial lake where you can take a paddle boat ride.

Within the immaculate garden is a model Thai village showcasing the beautiful and intricate art of fruit carving, rattan basket weaving and other handicraft work that Thai's are so famous for and popular among tourists. Go absolutely crazy. The gardens of the country resort are open daily from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm.


You can book your Garden Cultural Tour here

Booking your tour from this page (at no extra cost to you) would not only give me a little pocket money, but you'd be helping me maintain this blog so that I can continue giving you more Thailand travel info.


Cultural Show at the Rose Garden Country Resort

Traditional Thai Cultural Show 

The chief attraction here is the daily traditional Thai cultural show held at 2:45 pm every afternoon. Packed into a large arena and lasting a full hour, beautifully costumed Thai actors demonstrate folk dancing with mock wedding ceremonies, Thai boxing, ancient sword fighting, cock fighting and other rural entertainment.

The entertainment doesn't end after the cultural show as outside of the arena, elephants take over and put on a show of their own. They perform tasks such as lifting and moving huge teak logs around as they would do in the forested regions of northern Thailand.

Impromptu games of soccer and other forms of entertainment keep you amused for quite some time. You can also take a lovely leisurely ride around the compound on one of the elephants here if you so wish.




Return from Rose Garden Country Resort to Bangkok Attractions



Booking.com



Please note that this post contains some affiliate links which means I earn a small commission at no extra cost to you if you should purchase after clicking through my blog. Also remember that I never promote any products or services here unless I've used and loved them myself.

Your host Grahame (Yep! that's me) from Luxury Thailand Travel says he'd really appreciate your kind support. Simply take your next tour by selecting any one of the many excursions listed on the left side of this page. Here's wishing you a safe trip and a happy and exciting holiday.


Booking.com


E-mail Address
First Name
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Luxury Thailand Travel.


Recent Articles

  1. Spring Break in Thailand

    Jul 26, 17 05:10 AM

    Anytime is a good time for a Spring Break in Thailand. There's much to see and do in the land of smiles from ancient temples to exotic beaches to elephant rides to jungle trekking and much more.

    Read More

  2. Thailand to Cambodia

    Jul 23, 17 07:59 AM

    Tips on travelling from Thailand to Cambodia with advice on border crossing, visas and immigration, various travel options and places of interest such as Angkor Wat, Siem Reap and Phnom Penh

    Read More

  3. Yaksha Images of Thailand

    Jul 19, 17 10:42 AM

    The Yaksha demon guardians of Thailand are exactly what myths, legends and fairy tales are made of. These giant creatures sport brightly coloured attire and often tower above temple entrances.

    Read More

Hotels and Resorts

Top Thailand Hotels

Beaches

Islands

National Parks

Attractions

Entertainment

Kids Stuff

Bangkok Markets

Bangkok Temples

Arts and Crafts

Festivals

Restaurants

Recipes

Herbs and Spices

Mythical Creatures

Nightlife

Go Go Bars

Thai Dating



Touristlink Certification Badge

Free Web Submission

Build a Better Travel Blog


Booking.com