Sights & Attractions
Samut PrakanOperating day:
Saturday - SundayOperating time: 08.00 - 16.00
Bang Namphueng Floating Market
Category : Local Market, Floating Market, Village, Community
Attraction Details :
The charming of this market is that it sits along the canal in the Thai and Mon community. There are many interesting local product and delicious food including the homegrown fruits, boat noodles and hand-woven baskets.
By bus: there are a few air-condition buses including Number 138 from Chatuchak to Phra Pradaeng, Number 140 from Victory Monument to Suk Sawat through the Expressway and Number 506 from Pak Kret to Phra Pradaeng. Otherwise, the non air-con bus is Number 82 from Sanam Luang to Phra Pradaeng. Note that you will still need to take local transportation to the floating market.
By car: Take the Expressway and exit on the Dao Khanong-Suk Sawat to Suk Sawat Road, go straight until you see the Phra Pradaeng T-junction, turn left next to the BP Gas Station. After pass the Phra Pradaeng Market, turn left on Wat Song Tham Worawihan and keep going for another 5 kilometers. Take a turn into Soi Phetchahung 33 and you’ll see the Bang Namphueng Health Center which is a parking area of the market.
Opening hours: Saturday-Sunday 8am-4pm
How to get there :
By bus – take air-conditioned bus No. 138 (Chatuchak – Phra Pradaeng), No. 140 (Victory Monument – Suk Sawat Express Way), No. 506 (Pak Kret – Phra Pradaeng), or ordinary bus No. 82 (Sanam Luang – Phra Pradaeng).
By car – exit from the Express Way (Dao Khanong – Suk Sawat) to Suk Sawat Road, turn beside the BP gas station near Phra Pradaeng – Suk Sawat T-junction toward Phra Pradaeng Market, turn left via Wat Song Tham Worawihan for approximately 5 kilometres, turn right for another 1 kilometre upon noticing the direction sign to the floating market until arriving at Bang Namphueng Health Centre which provides a parking area