Sights & Attractions
Tuesday - FridayOperating time: 07.00 - 11.00
Amphoe Mueang, Buengkan
Category : Local Market
Attraction Details :
Lao Market is located near Bung Sawan, Bung Kan province. Although it’s located in Thailand but it’s being called Lao Market since there are goods shipped from Laos direct to Lao Market across Bung Kan –Pak Sun Cross Border.
Several attractions here are local products from Laos, including vegetables, herbs, seedling and miscellaneous goods.
Two-way goods trade between Thai and Laos. People from Bung Kan exports their goods and also get to taste Laos food and purchase Laos products. On the other hand, Laos people export theirs own products and import Thai goods to their country. Lao Market opens only on Tuesday amd Friday during 7am-12pm.
Pak Sun is a town that sits at the confluence of the Nam San and Mekong rivers almost opposite the small Thai town of Bueng Kan, visible across the river. There is a boat ride at about 60 Baht per person available from 8.30am- 4.30pm. There is also Bung Kan –Pak Sun Cross Border which is 3-5 kilometers from Bung Kan.