Thailand is a majestic place to visit. Tourists from all the places visit Thailand and they do prefer Thailand over a long list of tourist countries. Thailand is the largest tourist hub of Asia and is situated on the south end of Asia. In recent surveys, it was found that more than 20 million tourists visit Thailand every year. Thailand is fairly a humid country but is most famous for romantic trips. Millions if couples have planned their honeymoons in Thailand till now. It has been able to provide the most romantic environment for newly married couples.
Thailand is famous for hosting all kinds of tours. May it be with your family or friends. All thanks to the most beautiful places to visit and so many wonderful things to do in Thailand. You get to do so many things in Thailand like spending the mind blowing nightlife, visiting 5 star eating out, having a marvelous shopping experience, etc. Here we will be talking about the shopping experience you get in Thailand. The most wonderful place to visit for shopping in Thailand is the Chinatown. Here we will be discussing about this place in detail so that you must know the place before visiting it and then you will be able to explore it properly.
Shopping in Thailand - Chinatown:
In Bangkok Chinatown is the most popular tourist attraction with lot of food haven which becomes best attraction for all gourmands of new generation. After every sunset maximum people go out and explore this chinatown market along the vibrant street side and thai cuisine with delicious street food. It is adjacent to the Charoenkrung Road and also you can visit to the Chinese temple. Here you can see Street side market, restaurants, bars, gaming clubs, gold shops and decoration shops.You should not miss to visit Chinatown. Here are many popular shop which offers you so much on your tour
● Sampeng lane shop
● Itsaraphap Lane
● Old Siam plaza
● Flashlight market
● Nightingale Olympic mall
● Pahurat or little India
● Saphan lek market
● Talat kao
● Balanna Plaza
● Hua Seng Heng
Here you can feel the energy of oozes with endless shopping street. On the Chinese new year, you will love to visit here.It is timeless experience to start shopping in Chinatown with good quality offering items and here many traditional prevailing shops are present with some merchandise forefathers shops which were opened many generations before.
>> Talat kao :
Location : Itsaraphap lane opposite Tesco supermarket.
It is about 200 years old market of Thailand which is first trading market of this country. At the entrance of this market we can see large stalls of fruits at cheapest rate and many Street food like steamed coconut.
Location : near south of Yaowarat along the sampeng lane
This market is full of textile items which is also known as Little Indian market, here you can explore the market from labyrinth narrow lanes.
>> Khlong Thom
Location : Chao kam rop road, at the corner of worachak road.
Here you find the secondhand items which is open on only Saturday and Sunday, it is also known as Flashing Market. It is best known for assorted knock knack.
This was all about the Chinatown of Thailand. It is considered to be the best shopping place in Thailand. As you already know, that there is a lot of diversity in culture and traditions, thus you find a chinese type market or shopping place in Thailand. Ofcourse during a trip, you will do a lot of shopping, but you must keep in mind to go to the Chinatown. So, you must keep this place in your list when you will visit Thailand.