Top night markets & street food fair in Bangkok you can't miss!
Thailand has increasingly been one of the most popular travel destination, and Bangkok is the heart of Thailand. There is tons of shopping and cheap sumptuous food. Excellent city to indulge in retail therapy and food experiences. One of the highlights of Bangkok, would be the night markets and street food available, as the day market closes, so read more to know which places you should treat your taste buds too! Purchase your flights from BudgetAir Australia to nagivate and start exploring!
1. JJ Green
The recommended days to tour this place is from Thursday to Sunday from 1700- 0200.
They are known for selling vintage gear for amazing prices. JJ Green is also recommended for our muslim friends, as they are halal street stalls pretty near to the entrance once you entered. If you are a youth, then this market is for you, as it is more catered for youths.
The night market is convenniently located near Mo Chit BTS station- separated by Chatuchak park.
JJ Green is also known to be the place that whatever type and variety of food you like, you will find it inside in JJ Green.
They are located at : Kamphaeng Phet 3 Road | Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand (Chatuchak)
2. Asiatique The Riverfront
If you are in Bangkok, Asiatique The Riverfront is a place you must visit at least once. They are opened from 1600- 0000 hours. It is the newest edition to the Bangkok night market. Also considered to be the most chic night market in Bangkok. You get a good view of Bangkok at night if you go up in the ferris wheel after dark creating a breathtaking experience to behold. There are some great spots for selfies. Tons of restaurants with live music when you take a break.
Asiatique is also famous for Calypso Cabaret one of the unique show of ladyboys, which draws crowd here.
The fastest and easiest way to get to **Asiatique is via the boat. To take from BTS to Saphan Taksin and the catch a ride on the free shuttle at the end of the pier. The entire travel time is about ten(10) minutes and the boat is available from 1600-2330 hours daily.
They are located at : 2194 Charoen Krung Rd, Khwaeng Wat Phraya Krai, Khet Bang Kho Laem, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand)
3. Rot Fai Market, Srinakarin
What can you buy here?- Everything, and one of the most interesting part of this market would be selling antiques. There are also plenty of street food places to sit outside and dine. There are lot of halal food options as well. One of the must try would be their squid eggs, do not forget to try!
There is also a small museum that collects an impressive set of vintage cars which is another reason to go here.
There are also variety of flavours to choose from the freshly baked brownies and cream puffs.
They are opened from Thursday to Sunday between 17:00 – 01:00
You can get on the BTS Sukhumvit Line and drop off at On Nut Station. Hail a cab from there to get to Rot Fai Market on Srinakarin Soi 51.
They are located at : Srinakarin Soi 51, Nong Bon, Prawet, Bangkok 10250, Thailand (Behind Seacon Square)
4. Chang Chui Bangkok Plane Market
This unique cool artistic place is an escape from the city that hardly sleeps.So if you appreciate art, this is the place for you. There is also a massive airplane situated in the middle of the market and you can even take the slide down!
They had constructed from recycled materials, and have some interesting restaurants named "insects in the backyard".
Highly recommended to visit ** Chang Chui Bangkok** and do not forget to take selfies with the aeroplane.
You can take BTS Sky train to Victory Monument station and then takes Air-con 515, 539 to Bang Kruai (Outbound)
They are opened from Monday to Sunday and closed on Wednesday between 11:00 – 21:00 (Green Zone) 16:00- 23.00 (Night Zone)
They are located at : 460/8 Sirindhorn Road | Bangplad, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
5. Rot Fai Market, Ratchada
Another one of the most popular destination market you need to head to! It is so easy to get there on the MRT at the Thailand Cultural Centre station.
Since there are many small restaurants, take a stroll and sample the vast array of small dishes. Along with these stores, you can find nail salons, barbers and tattoo artists at affordable pricing. The foods here are known to be amazing, so prepare your stomach and tag your fellow buddies who loves and lives for food!
They are opened from Thursday to Sunday between 17:00 – 00:00.
They are located at : Ratcadaphisek Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand (behind Esplande Mall)
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