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Private Tour of Bangkok's Multicultural Markets with a Local Guide

  • Private Tour of Bangkok's Multicultural Markets
  • See the world's most famous Buddha statue
  • Visit Wat Traimi, Little India, Little China and the impressive Sampeng Market
Private Tour of Bangkok's Multicultural Markets with a Local Guide
From US$19.79
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12pm Markets TourMost Popular
12pm PRIVATE tour will explore the multicultural streets in Bangkok.
From US$19.79
9am Markets Tour
9am PRIVATE tour will explore the multicultural streets in Bangkok.
From US$19.79
Experience Bangkok like a local with this popular tour of the city's multicultural markets with a resident guide. Check out the world's most famous Buddha statue, visit Wat Traimi, Little India, Little China and the impressive Sampeng Market on this once-in-a-lifetime tour that hits all the city's top attractions.
What to Expect
Bangkok is rich with different cultures and diversity. Explore the flower market , Indian town and China town together with the colorful markets of the neighborhoods just in half of day.

Sampeng and Phahurat markets are a shoppers paradise for local people. It is a well known wholesale market for shoppers to buy fabric, gifts, fashion, jewelry, accessories, cosmetic, traditional Thai dance costumes and religious paraphernalia/ornaments.

Including the markets tour, you will also get to visit one of the most important temples in Thailand, The Wat Traimi. Here you will get to see the world's largest solid gold image of the Buddha.

The Phahurat Market is also called Little India as the Thai Indian community is settled in the neighborhood. This street is a treasure box of Chinese and Indian heritage, mixed culture, lifestyle and delicious and rich food here.
The Old Siam Shopping Center on Thai Silk and Thai Cotton Floor. This is to learn and see the variety of Thai silk and Thai Cotton which will vary in pattern and style depend on the different regions.

This is the plan:

Stop 1 - Meet at MRT (underground train) Hua Lamphong Station exit 1
Stop 2 - Wat Traimit (Solid Gold Buddha Temple)
Stop 3 - Wat Mangkon Kamalawat (the Chinese-Buddhist temple)
Stop 4 - Yaowarat Fresh food MarketStop 5Sampeng wholesale Market
Stop 6 - Little India (Phahurat market)
Stop 7 - The old Siam shopping mall
Stop 8 - Flower market
Reviews (25)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Communication appalling

Booked on this tour and then needed to change the date. Massive problems trying to re arrange, you have to ring the Netherlands. They didn’t have any contact details for the tour operator in Bangkok. Then I am advised by email that my tour has...More

Thank FooFighter71
Withlocals1, Guest Relations Manager at Withlocals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. A refund request has been put in place and you should be receiving your refund within 7-10 days. We are sorry that you did not get the opportunity to enjoy this experience and...More

Reviewed 7 December 2018
Perfect way to start our Thai experience

Tuangtip was our guide for the first two days in Bangkok. We couldn't have asked for a better person to introduce us to the city, it's history and the Thai Culture. We wish she could have been available for each day we were in Bangkok...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 548WilliamB
Reviewed 5 December 2018
Thailand Adventure

Our time spent on tour with Piyaporn was excellent! She is very knowledgeable about the sites that she took us to. We had a fun time exploring the areas and learning the history from Piyaporn. We feel that Piyaporn's tour is well worth it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Irozenell P
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile
Enjoyable and informative

We did a whirlwind tour that taught me so much about Thailand and Bangkok history. This tour with Piyaporn was like visiting a friend in a city where she wants to share it all with you from culture to shopping to food. I highly recommend...More

Thank Rose S
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile
Food, food, food!!

Thank you moddy, for your guidance and advice concerning food in Bangkok! Thanks to you we were able to taste some delicious dishes and have a lot of fun at the train-market. We went back the day after and tried the insect-bar 👌.

Thank KBInc
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2 December 2018|
Response from Withlocals1 | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your interest in a Withlocals experience! This is a private tour and after you book you will receive the contact number of your guide and can make special requests. Cheers, Withlocals Support Team