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A historic market!

I came across this market while exiting from Wat Pho. This building has a very interesting history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cool, authentic thai market

We came here from some street food (the best noodle soup I've ever had!) and then wandered briefly... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Andrea C
Denver, Colorado
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1 week ago
“A historic market!”
5 Sep 2018
“Cool, authentic thai market”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came across this market while exiting from Wat Pho. This building has a very interesting history. It was built as a guest house for the foreign dignitaries visiting the Royal Palace. Then during King Rama IV’s time it was totally destroyed by a fire....More

Thank HINA W
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We came here from some street food (the best noodle soup I've ever had!) and then wandered briefly through the market before taking the locals ferry (4 TB one way) across the river. The market is filled with food delights - it's more for locals...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Tha Tien market is directly across Wat Pho and is adjacent to Tha Tien pier. This covered market is consist of many stalls selling dried seafood. I couldn't pass up the opportunity to buy a dried salted fish,albeit smelly, and a kilo of dried shrimp...More

Thank keonann
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This market is not all that, really just a normal market. But i give it "very good" because I find it to authentic, looks like a market for Thai people, not tourists. This is what I look for when I travel - things made for...More

Thank Halvard S
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Not as much of a market as I was expecting and more of a fishy visit to purchase dry fish, seafood or spend some time at a cafe. There are some interesting period buildings

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

We are 8 cruise ship passengers on our 1st day of our tour with “Bangkok Metropolis Tours by Thanaporn “Jean” Sungnoi”. Having just experienced Wat Pho we are walking through the local market to find a reasonable businessman lunch the wives will accept at a...More

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Found this market at Tia Tien Pier ( Boat / Ferry terminal ) , its basically for local Thai people..

Thank Sethuraman s
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Since we change boat to Wat Arun at pier 8, so just take a look here and buy ice-cream to eat. Here are so many Tuk Tuk near the Temple gate.

Thank nganpopo
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This market is directly on the right hand side after you disembark the Chao Praya ferry. A warren of covered stalls selling mostly to the local populace. It was through this market I preferred to walk to my hotel since it was covered and out...More

1  Thank pepsimark
Reviewed 25 February 2016

For some obscure reason the cafe has been rejected by Tripadvisor. It comes either Bangkok or under Tha Tien Market where indeed it can be found. We popped in for a moment of repose in-between the numerous Bangkok temples . Friendly, English speaking staff, fabulous...More

Thank kwiewiorowski
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the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
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