Our hotel suggested us to join it as it was an hour and 45 minutes drive and would be much cheaper to go on our own. It was worth to go but there were a lot of people and lots of boats and got jammed....More
Your day trip begins with pickup from your Bangkok hotel, where you’ll board a vehicle destined for Damnoen Saduak. Upon arrival, you’ll transfer to a long-tailed boat and speed through marshes and past atmospheric stilt houses. En route you’ll receive a comprehensive introduction to the culture and history of the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market.
Cruise past floating stalls selling fresh produce and exotic fruits while your guide explains the origin and use of particularly unique ingredients along the way. For an additional cost, you can purchase souvenirs and opt to take a ride on a local boat.After sufficient exploration of the market, return to your Bangkok hotel via boat and bus.
An expensive and complete con, most of the market is closed , constantly harassed for money to buy overpriced crap! Once you arrive you have no option but to get on an overpriced boat. Complete waste of time and money.
it takes almost 2 hours to reach this phony attraction. Where once there was a thriving market for fruit and vegetables transported by boat, now the producers use trucks. What's left is a pretend market, which is completely engulfed by trashy souvenirs and aggressive hawkers....More
Great way to see the area. Tour guide was amazing! Only down side is we felt a bit rushed with the time as I’m sure it’s like this on all tours. Definitely worth the money! Unfortunately, the floating market boat price isn’t included in this...More