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Private Tour: Weekend Floating Market with a Local from Bangkok

  • 4-hour floating market tour in Bangkok
  • Take a boat ride along the canal
  • See the variety of food and other goods sold by local vendors
Private Tour: Weekend Floating Market with a Local from Bangkok
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Private Tour: Weekend Floating Market with a Local from Bangkok
Take a private tour in Bangkok to visit the floating market. This 4-hour experience provides the opportunity to walk past lots of food stalls, enjoy a lunch of local dishes, and take a boat ride along the off-the-beaten-path canal. You'll gain insight into a piece of local life in Bangkok.
What to Expect
Your tour starts when you meet your private guide at a location in Bangkok and take a taxi together to one of the city's original floating markets. 

When you arrive, you can walk around for a few minutes before hopping on a private boat for a ride on the canal around the market. You'll get a look at daily life along the water while listening to stories from your guide and admiring the water lilies. Then take in the bustling atmosphere of the market as your guide leads you around the produce, food, and crafts. Vendors might offer you tastings, and you'll have the chance to purchase souvenirs or gifts, if you wish. 

Perhaps buy some fresh fruit from a boat vendor on your way to your lunch spot, where you'll enjoy a meal featuring janglon (fish ball), grilled chicken, papaya salad, and coconut pudding. After lunch, check out the final parts of the market before returning to your starting point, where your tour ends. Feel free to ask your private guide for any recommendations for the rest of your time in Bangkok.
Reviews (30)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Experience!

Tuangtip is a great tour guide. We are so glad we picked her to show us the floating market. We had lots of fun and were definitely full of delicious food. She not only showed us around and knew the best spots and people in...More

Thank Vacation234017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Perfect day with the best guide

We were in Bangkok for the first time as a family (two adults and two young children) and searched for a guided private trip, and thus came in contact with Withlocals. We wrote one day in advance, and already the day after we were on...More

Thank MDE25
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile
Ladmayom Canal Floating Market

A friendly and punctual host who speaks perfect English. Knowledgable and very patient with our entourage of 3 gregarious and boisterous teenagers. She took time and pain to explain and answer all our questions. Thank you for the lovely time and hope we will meet...More

Thank LindaY1044
Reviewed 31 August 2018
Floating Market with Zarut

I went with my family to Bangkok for the first time. I have got to admit that one of the highlight of our tour was Zarut, who was our host. Because we never been to Thailand before, we felt uneasy coming to this part of...More

2  Thank AZgal2018
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile
Bangkok boroughs with kids

Arrty was really smart. He found out last-minute brilliant options managing our large and kids full group of Italians (as always very opinionated)

Thank PaoloM1024
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