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Itinerary
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.
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Overview
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.
Highlights
  • 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
  • Thai lunch included
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Private Weekend Floating Market tour w/ Kanchat (Kyle)

Kanchat (who goes actually by "Kyle") was a wonderful tour guide, beginning with providing clear communication on where to meet at the beginning of our tour. Kyle took us to the Ladmayom Floating Market, which is in Bangkok proper, and an easy metro ride to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Floating Market with Nonglak

Nonglak is a wonderfully friendly and bubbly tour guide. From the moment she met us (family of 5) at the train station she was engaging, warm and fun to be with. She had loads of information on the different food types at the market and...More

Thank markelsparkel
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile
Memorable, unique and tasty Floating Market Tour

We had an unique and memorable tour at a local floating market, guided by Ton Whetchayan! He was very attentive, he contacted us one day prior the tour to reassure everything was fine and during the tour he gave us a lot of explanations and...More

Thank Corneliu P
Reviewed 11 June 2018
Great Tour with Zarut

Zarut is a great guide that has a deep knowledge of his home city and was able to show things outside of the typical tourist spots. The Floating Market Tour was awesome, a great combination of the hustle of a very interesting market and a...More

Thank jpolster
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile
Great day out

I had a great time with Tuangtip. We went to the floating marketing, boarded a boat and toured the Bangkok canals, finishing with a tour around some temples. A really relaxing day out with the friendly and knowledgeable Tuangtip. Thank you from Cole.

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