Sights & Attractions
Nakhon PathomOperating day:
Sunday - SaturdayOperating time: 09.00 - 17.00
Don Wai Riverside Market Don Wai Riverside Market
Tambon Bang Kratuek, Amphoe Sam Phran, Nakhon Pathom
Tel. 66 34 321 038, 66 81 448 8876, 66 81 659 5805
Category : Local Market
Attraction Details :
Situated in Tambon Bang Kratuek. Behind the Don Whai temple is a market that still retains an appearance of a market dating back to King Rama VI period. The old building is made of wood and located on the banks of the Tha Cheen River. Food vendors travel by boats to sell their goods here. Agricultural produce are sold daily from 07.00-18.00. Boats are available for rent for scenic river trips.
Cruising along the Tha Cheen River is available at Don Whai Market by riding a converted cargo boat and a passenger boat. There are 2 cruise lines: 1) from Wat Don Whai passing Wat Rai Khing, and Wang Pla. 2) from Wat Don Whai passing Wat Rai Khing, Wang Pla, Wat Sanpetch, Wat Decha, the police cadet academy, and the Rose Garden (Suan Sam Phran). For more information, contact Acharn Sawat tel: 034 321-038, 01 448-8876, 01 659-5805.