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Good for a couple of hours wander

The Tuesday morning market is a nice way to spend a couple of hours. It is a proper market and not... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
Joeybun
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Cologne, Germany
via mobile
Local treats and cheap sneakers

This market is intended for locals but still offers an enjoyable insight for travellers who wants... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2015
Ewster
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Melbourne, Australia
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31 Aug 2018
“Market for the locals”
8 Nov 2017
“OK for locals.”
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

It is a functional market so it’s interesting to see what the locals buy (cloths, household goods, vegetables and fruit) but there are no arts and crafts and not many “Hill tribe” people when I went. They have great local food stores.

Thank Fujimaytan
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I go there once per year, buy fruit, clothes, toys. Sure interesting for tourists, but if you go to Ban aronatai, some 40km up the road just on the Burmese border you will find a market that's 10 times more fascinating. That market is on...More

Thank Juha Y
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The Tuesday morning market is a nice way to spend a couple of hours. It is a proper market and not geared towards tourists in the same way that those in Chiang Mai are. The fruit on sale is fantastic and very reasonably priced. We...More

1  Thank Joeybun
Reviewed 4 December 2015

This is a market for locals where local produce and cheap clothing are mainly sold. There are no products such as local handicrafts that would interest tourists. The only thing of interest is possibly seeing the hilltribe costumes in the area.

2  Thank khellon
Reviewed 23 October 2015

This market is intended for locals but still offers an enjoyable insight for travellers who wants to look for tribes people or taste some jungle foods. One section is dedicated to tribes people bringing their goods into town. Most of the market is for locals...More

1  Thank Ewster
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I was in Chiang Dao area for 4 months recently, from December 2014 to March 2015. As a result, I had a chance to visit this market at least 4 Tuesday mornings. I REALLY enjoyed it. Like the other reviewers have said, it's an authentic...More

4  Thank parrot45
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I enjoyed this market because it was educational as well as interesting......there were craftsmen making woven items for sale....at a very reasonable price....everyone was very friendly also....i purchased some very beautiful gifts made by the artist.....a nice place to support local culture from several different...More

2  Thank norman m
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Freshly picked fruit and veges , home made bread and cakes and a lot of well priced clothing. This market is well attended taking up the whole main street,both sides

1  Thank Retiredexpat
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I like Thai Markets and this oine takes up most of the High Street through central Chiang Dao. Well worth taking time out to walk round it. Once a week on a Tuesday. It's hot and dusty - there are very few tourist trinkets here...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Having wasted a lot of time looking at "authentic" hill tribe crafts in the tourist markets of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, I really found this market enjoyable. It is simply a real market where local people (including the hill tribes) come to buy and...More

1  Thank kanefisher33
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