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Bangkok is rich with different cultures and diversity. Explore the flower market , Indian town and China town together with the colorful markets of the neighborhoods just in half of day.

Sampeng and Phahurat markets are a shoppers paradise for local people. It is a well known wholesale market for shoppers to buy fabric, gifts, fashion, jewelry, accessories, cosmetic, traditional Thai dance costumes and religious paraphernalia/ornaments.

Including the markets tour, you will also get to visit one of the most important temples in Thailand, The Wat Traimi. Here you will get to see the world's largest solid gold image of the Buddha.

The Phahurat Market is also called Little India as the Thai Indian community is settled in the neighborhood. This street is a treasure box of Chinese and Indian heritage, mixed culture, lifestyle and delicious and rich food here.
The Old Siam Shopping Center on Thai Silk and Thai Cotton Floor. This is to learn and see the variety of Thai silk and Thai Cotton which will vary in pattern and style depend on the different regions.

This is the plan:

Stop 1 - Meet at MRT (underground train) Hua Lamphong Station exit 1
Stop 2 - Wat Traimit (Solid Gold Buddha Temple)
Stop 3 - Wat Mangkon Kamalawat (the Chinese-Buddhist temple)
Stop 4 - Yaowarat Fresh food MarketStop 5Sampeng wholesale Market
Stop 6 - Little India (Phahurat market)
Stop 7 - The old Siam shopping mall
Stop 8 - Flower market
Locations visited
Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
Chinatown - Bangkok
Phahurat Market (Little India)
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Overview
Experience Bangkok like a local with this popular tour of the city's multicultural markets with a resident guide. Check out the world's most famous Buddha statue, visit Wat Traimi, Little India, Little China and the impressive Sampeng Market on this once-in-a-lifetime tour that hits all the city's top attractions.
Highlights
  • Private Tour of Bangkok's Multicultural Markets
  • See the world's most famous Buddha statue
  • Visit Wat Traimi, Little India, Little China and the impressive Sampeng Market
  • Explore the city on foot with a local guide
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
This was really one if my best city-tours ever!

Piyaporn is incredible nice, friendly and has a deep knowledge about everything my parents and I was asking her. My dad told me 3 or 4 times afterwards how happy he is that I booked this tour for us and that he never would have...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great way to get around Bangkok

Thanks to Pia we immediately got to know Bangkok. During our visit to the different markets she likes to tell you about all the products and customs in Bangkok and Thailand. Super sweet and helpful lady. Book her!

1  Thank DeZusjesVanDorst
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile
Best day exploring Bangkok

We booked the walking tour through TripAdvisor and met our incredible guide, Piyaporn, at the MRT station. She showed us so much and spent time explaining so much of the culture, way of life, history and value systems. An incredible way to get a great...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile
Fantastic trip

Arrty showed us parts of Bangkok that we wouldn't ortherwise have found. He was cheerful, friendly and attentive always making sure that we were happy. He was very knowledgeable and interesting with a very good command of English. We had a fabulous day and couldn't...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile
Bangkok private tour

Excellent Tour! We loved it, we had the opportunity to learn more about food and culture. Natcha gave us excellent walk around to know more about the local life. She gave us good recommendations to continue our trip, her background in History, allows to know...More

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