Damneonsaduak is one of the last authentic Floating markets in Thailand, located 110 kilometers southwest of Bangkok. So don’t get confused when you are offered to go to Floating Market. In Bangkok, there is really none authentic ones left in the city. Not only that our tour offers you the greenery view of Thailand country side, a visit a homemade coconut sugar factory and Thai Wood Handicraft center, you will be able to experience the Unseen Train Market (private tour only), where you will be amazed of how a train can run through the market. You may stand close to the train but please don’t get run over!
aprox 07.00 a.m. pick up from your hotel lobby (for Join (group) Tour)
Head south west to Mae Klong, a fisherman town. Experience the market’s uniqueness as the rails run right through the local wet market, known as Train Market (no stop at train market).
You will be amazed to watch how the hidden tracks appear as all vendors rush with poles to raise sunshades from the train's track, lowering them once the train slows down its speed, passing all the small vendors. Imagine they have to do this 8 time a day!
WARNING: please also take care of yourself by step back as train passes by you. Never get run over by the train please.
After having an exciting moment at train market, visit a home-made sugar factory whose owner owns coconut plantations. You will learn how sugar can also be made out of coconut and what else can coconut do. Next is the world famous Damnoen Sadauk Floating Market, one of the few original Floating Markets in Thailand. It is located in Ratchaburi province, 110 km south–west of Bangkok. Back to the traditional life style, sit back and relax on a private long tail boat (Gondola Thailand) which will take you along the canal, enjoy the greenery view of coconut and various kind of fruit plantations and witness the farmer life style. Soon you get to the busy authentic floating market. Enjoy trying different kinds of fresh tropical fruits, noodles, coconut drinks etc. at the market.
Aprox 1 p.m. arrive back hotel depends on traffic.
Exact pick up time will be confirmed after reservation.
- Air-conditioned transfer and English speaking guide
- Boat trip thru canals of Damnoensaduak Village to Floating Market (paddle boat is an option tour at your own expense)
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