If you are going to Thailand, make sure a tour of a floating market is a part of your trip. Are you unsure which ones to visit? I will share with you my top 6 to help guide you!
1. Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Bangkok
2. Four Regions Floating Market, Pattaya
3. The Amphawa Floating Market, Bangkok
The Amphtawa Floating is a great place to grab a meal, seafood seems to the popular choice with fish, shellfish, squid and huge prawns available to buy. So if you like seafood, this is the place to get your fix. There’s a lot do in this amazing market, you can even take boat tours outside the market to enjoy nature in nearby canals. You can easily have an eventful day at this market and return with a lot of unique souvenirs.
4. Bang Nam Phueng Floating Market, Bangkok
5. Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market, Bangkok
6. Taling Chan Floating Market, Bangkok
The floating markets in Thailand are one of the country’s most popular tourist attractions, so make sure they are part of your travel itinerary!
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Have you visited any of these floating markets? Which was your favourite? Is there one you have visited that we have missed? Please let us know in the comments below.