The vicious styles of Thai boxing, which utilizes almost every part of the
body to fend off an opponent, is what makes the sport unique from world boxing.
Boxers are allowed to punch, kick, shove, and push by using their feet, legs,
fists, knees, and elbows to attack the opponent above, as well as below the
Before the start of any match, each boxer performs a pre-fight ceremony to honor
and show respect for their trainers, religion, and the sport itself. The ceremony
involves a special kind of dance, accompanied by strident Thai boxing music,
and the shouts of gamblers in the stands, betting on the outcome.
Thai Boxing at Ratchadamnoen Stadium: every Monday and Wednesday at 6 p.m.,
Thursday at 5 and 9 p.m., and Sunday at 4 and 8 p.m.
Thai Boxing at Lumphini Stadium: every Tuesday and Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday
at 5 p.m.
Tour departure :
Daily from Bangkok hotels
Duration (approximate) :
About 3.5 hours incl. transfers (matches start at different
times, depending on the week-day).
Transfer from/to hotel included :
English speaking guide
Validty : Valid from now until 31 Mar 2012
Join / Seat-in-coach tours (SIC)
Prices (Thai Baht)
Private Tour (private car/coach/guide in Thai Baht)
daily departure, per person in a party of