Amphawa District, Samut Songkhram
About Amphawa Amphawa Floating Market is one of Thailand’s floating markets which is old and very popular among tourists. This floating market is also one of the top Samut Songkhram’s tourist attractions.
Because it is not far from Bangkok, every Friday – Sunday the market will be packed by the tourists who come to enjoy canalside views or having delicious food. All visitors can purchase seafood, local Thai dessert or souvenirs for friends and family.
Moreover, the visitors can have a boat tour to see views and lifestyles along Amphawa Canal. At night, the visitors can arrange for a boat trip to watch fireflies in cork trees as a fascinating night scene of the day.
Places nearby King Buddhalertla (Phuttha Loet la) Naphalai Memorial Park : visitors can see people’s way of lives, traditional Thai houses and antiques from early- 19th-century Siam.
Wat Bang Kung : a temple where a seated Buddha covered in twinkling gold leaves, an unseen picture of Thailand, was located. The Nativity of Our Lady Cathedral : an ancient and beautiful Catholic church with Gothic style which is one of the most beautiful churches in Thailand.
Tha Kha Floating Market : a market located in Samut Songkhram for over 100 years with a lively scene of vendors paddling boats to sell things in the morning.
The main draw is of course eating seafood grilled procariously on wooden boats moored around the famous central bridge, serving an appetizing array of huge prawns, shellfish and squid. From noon until late in the evening, the smell is simply irresistible and customers flock to each side of the river all day long.
Meet at Khaosan Road
- 12:00 Khao San Road
- 14:00 Amphawa Floating Market
- 20:00 Return to Khaowsan Road
* If you can not choose the time, May be time out of Reservation Or exceeds the limit.