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Tha Chang Pier

Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand
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“open market” (2 reviews)
“grand palace” (15 reviews)
Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

This is where you'll be dropped off and then walk to the Grand Palace, along the way out you'll notice lots of stalls selling food, drinks & fruits. Do try out the tiny pineapple, it's tiny but packs a punch! Had a bowl of tomyum...More

Thank DarrenWKS
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

This pier provides ferry service to the opposite side of Chaopraya river bank at Tha Wang Lang, Tha PranNok and boarding sightseeing boat trip along the river. The pier building is also small shopping plaza with food & fruits stalls,restaurants and Buddhist amulets.

Thank jajavalB
Reviewed November 9, 2016

The pier is the closest one to the Grand Palace - just across the road. One of the river piers along the Chaophraya River which traverses Bangkok. You can take in the views along the river using one of the river taxis, and stop off...More

Thank Sarakit C
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

If you want to take a photo of Wat Arun you should be here at sunset time 5-6 pm. Preferably in winter.

Thank Pongpat S
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I'd recommend stopping at the pier after your visit at the royal palace. I'd highly recommend going early in the morning before the crowds hit. There's a bunch of vendors here so give yourself time to stroll through and talk to the locals. We took...More

1  Thank Talisa K
Reviewed June 26, 2016

We took a Chao Phraya Express Boat to Tha Chang with the intention to go to the Grand Palace direct from the pier but we ended up spending quite a bit of time exploring the unique Tha Chang Pier. It was loud, messy and filled...More

Thank KeithT_sg
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Had a wonderful morning exploring this area after visiting Wat Po. Managed to find some Monk Statues i had been looking for , for some time. Despite the fact many of the footpath vendors, of amulets were missing, there were still some, pedalling their goods....More

2  Thank Tawmit
Reviewed February 15, 2016

This is the main pier to access the Grand Palace & can be pretty busy Loads of stalls set up on the open market here selling delicious local food. Great place to mingle with the locals or sit in a nearby restaurant & what the...More

Thank gnidats
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

This is the main pier for the Grand Palace. You enter via a market place with a good range of souvenirs and eating stalls, but it is chaotic. Great to soak up the atmosphere though. You can catch the Hopon Hopoff boat here, but it...More

Thank CardiffMaddie
Reviewed August 28, 2015

This is easy and hard to find at the same time. This "at" not "near" the Tha Chang public boat. It is amazing and overwheleming all at the same time with stalls from Th Maha Rat and Th Phra Chan. BARGIN with vendors. Prices were...More

Thank Rudi R
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