Train Market & Floating Market

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Bangkok

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This tour is an exciting experience for young and old !  You will be picked up at your Hotel and then drive to the outskirts of Bangkok.  You have take some time to explore a local market what is called The Train Market.   Vendors display their goods on the track of the train  and  before the train come, they need to remove  their products - you will wait the arrival of the train and see a busy activity of local people.   We continue then to the boat station and take a long tail boat to the heart of Damnoen Saduak Floating Market.   From there,  we change to a paddle boat and you will mingle with the merchants and taste some local foods.   Great place for taking pictures - we later continue  for a local lunch  and  we can stop at a temple  before  returning  back!
Pick up from the hotel in Bangkok for Damnern Saduak floating market. On the way will be passing the largest source of salt production in Thailand along the roadside of the highway.Visit Mae Klong Market. (The World’s Most Fascinating Marketplace), an open – air Marketplace. People sell locally grown fruits, freshly caught seafood, dried spices, peppers, and other local foods. Amazing! Train tracks run right through the marketplace. When the train comes by, vendors have to close up their canopy and wait for it to pass. Naturally, it’s a popular spot with the tourists. Visit Coconut Garden, see how the sugar is being made right from the coconut syrup of coconut flower. Then take long-tail boat going along narrow canal surround the plantation. Then, arrive at Damnoen Saduak floating market and change to a paddle boat to close with the local merchants. See a fascinating Thai way of life from the ancient time that is still widely practiced in this area. A chance to try various kinds of exotic Thai fruits and choices of Thai handicrafts are available at the spot.

What’s included

  • Round-trip private transfer
  • All activities
  • Local guide
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)