Develop an immense appreciation by experience the Tak Bat ceremony early in the morning and learn the philosophy behind Buddhism, being good and giving back. Experience the hustle and bustle if the various activities at the local market, but watch out for motorcyclist delivering their daily fresh produces to sell in the market.
Our driver and English speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hua Hin. We will head to Hua Hin quarter to participate in Tak Bat ceremony. Tak Bat means giving alms to monks and you will see many locals and visitors here offering free food to monks. You need to remove your shoes before pouring the food in the monk bowl, and a short prayer shall be said. While offering food to monks, please note that female cannot touch monks as they are the symbol of purity. Next, we move on to Jim Food Shop, to taste the delicious authentic Thai food. After that we proceed to the local market. Feel the atmosphere around the market and explore the market specialize in fresh and inexpensive produce. You get to see the locals purchase their daily fresh food at the busiest time and witness a steady stream of motorbikes coming to and from. The stalls are resplendent with fresh meat, vegetables, fruit, fish and dozens of brightly colored pungent spices. After the market tour, we will drop you back to your hotel safely.