Chatuchak weekend market

Chatuchak weekend market

Location : Kampaengphet 3 Rd., Chatuchak District.

Chatuchak weekend market is paradise for bargain hunters. Every saturday and sunday will have more than 1000 individual shops are open selling an infinite variety of goods. Handicrafts are every where including pottery, hand-made glass models of the Royal Barges, fluffy toys, colourful tropical fish, singing birds puppies of many breeds, furniture and lots of new and second hand clothing, shoes, handbags, belts. There is so much on offer that even international home decor wholesales come here to shop. Music lovers can find unique traditional Thai musical instruments being sold direct by the artisans who have crafted them to make the pleasing sounds.

One rule for all shoppers to observe is bargain, bargain, bargain. This is part of the fun and also gets you the best prices. Chatuchak Weekend Market has interesting products from all over Thailand as well as things from far off lands. You should allow the best part of a whole day to explore the many stalls. You never know what you will find. But this is work that will make you thirsty and puckish, so take a break here and there to cool off with a fresh fruit juice or feast on delicious Thai dishes such as Pad Thai, barbecue chicken, noodles and sweets.

Opening Hours                 Sat – Sun 07:00 am. – 06:00 pm.

How to get there :

1. By BTS Sky Train - take BTS Sky Train to Mochit BTS Station
2. By MRT Subway - take MRT Subway to Kamphaeng Phet Station or Chatuchak Station
3. By Bus - routes 3, 26, 27, 29, 34, 59, 77, 96, 112, 134, 136, 138, 145, 502, 503, 510, 512, and 513