From Bangkok: Floating Market and Train Market Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

529866


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Boat ride is not wheelchair accessible

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Thai (fluent), English (advanced)

Let Explore Thailand


Explore Thailand's iconic floating markets on a fun whole day tour and get immersed in the authentic local life. The three markets on the itinerary are Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Maeklong Railway Market and the weekend Amphawa Floating Market. You can choose to see it all in a day or go with a more relaxing option of visiting just two markets. Damnoen Saduak is the biggest and most famous floating market in Bangkok while Maeklong Railway Market offers a unique shopping experience that is interrupted by a train regularly running right through the market space! Watching the tracks go from being completely covered in market stalls, to the shop owners pulling in their wares before setting up all over again in a matter of seconds is a true sight to behold! Amphawa Floating Market is another authentic floating market popular with the locals for weekend shopping. the tour also includes other itinerary highlights including Wat Bang Kung and Thai Boxing Temple.

Itinerary

*** Route 1 :Maeklong Railway Market + Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
Please note : Pick up at 6. 30 , 7. 00 AM
*** Route 2 :Damnoen Saduak Floating Market + Maeklong Railway Market
Please note : Pick up at 7. 30 , 8. 00 AM
Highlights
: Visit the famous market built on the tracks of the Mae Klong Railway
: Ride the canals of Floating Market by boat
: Sample the authentic fruits and snacks of Thailand
*** Route 3 ( Weekend ) :Maeklong Railway Market + Amphawa Floating Market
Please note : Pick up at 01. 30 PM
Highlights
: Join the locals at the weekend Amphawa Floating Market
: Experience a unique sight at a market built on a working railway line
: See the fireflies after sunset on a boat trip
*** Route 4 ( Weekend ) Thaka Floating Market + Wat Bang Kung + Maeklong Railway
Please note : Pick up at 9. 00 , 10. 00 AM
Highlights
: Visit the an authentic and preserved Thaka Floating Market
: Explore Wat Bang Kung
: Experience a local traditional Thai house and watch how the locals make brown coconut sugar

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

End Point Options: Hotel

Duration: 8 hours

*** The given time frame is an estimate timing only and can deviate due to traffic, road conditions, weather, pace of tourists and/or any unforeseen reason ***

*** Maeklong Railway Market Train Schedule ***
Departing from Maeklong Station 6:20 am, 9:00 am, 11:30 am, 3:30 pm
Arriving at Maeklong Station 8:30 am, 11:10 am, 2:30 pm, 5:40 pm

Transportation

Van, Honda CR-V, Honda Civic
It depends on how many people in a group.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 THB - Meals
Personal expense

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Meals : 50-500 baht
Boat activities
Damnoen Saduak Floating market
: Engine Boat 300 baht
: Paddle Boat 300 baht
Amphawa Floating Market ( Weekend )
: Route 1 Boat ride 60-600 baht
: Route 2 Boat ride 150-1500 baht
Thaka Floating Market ( Weekend )
: Paddle boat 300 baht

Private tour guide Prayuth

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