Shopping is what Bangkok is famous for ! Either indoor or outdoor markets, people from all over the world come here to fulfill their shopping addiction.
Walking around Bangkok, you will see many street-side stalls and shops. Bangkok outdoor markets offers variety of goods, foods and anything you could ever ask for. Some Bangkok markets offers specific certain goods such as clothing, second-hand goods, textiles, gift shops and many more! So, there are a must-visit Bangkok markets that you should not miss. Let’s review them here:
The Sukhumvit Market
No need to look further. Out door market is just at your door step from this Sukhumvit Hotel. There are a lot of vendors, shops, stores along the street in Nana area. There, you can find street stalls selling clothes such as T-shirts, bags, DVD’s. If you are looking for some tokens to take back home, Nana outdoor markets is a perfect place for you. Enjoy shopping!
Pratunam Wholesale Market
It is well-known among tourists as well as Thais as it is a major wholesale market in Bangkok. Mostly items that sell here are clothes, shoes, and fashion accessories. You can reduce the price down to the wholesale price if you buy up to certain volume. All the shops are scattered in the tiny streets and in small alleys. To get there: Pratunam wholesale market is located on intersection of Petchburi road and Ratchaprop.
Another major Bangkok markets where you can buy goods at its wholesale price. It is a gem for shoppers as you can find anything from clothes to a baby’s napkin. Sampeng Lane located in the same area of Chinatown. It is actually a narrow lane running parallel to the main road. All the shops are scattered around in the small lanes and streets. Goods that you can find here are household items, gifts, shoes, kid’s toys, jewellery, leather’s goods and much much more. To get there: the easiest way is to take a taxi. You can tell the taxi to drop you off at the beginning of the lane (Songsaway Roads). From there you can walk down the lane and soak in Thai traditional market at its best.