Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market, Bangkok, Thailand
Khlong Lat Mayom is one of the three floating markets located close to Bangkok, no more than twenty kilometres from town and accessible by taxi from Wongwian Yai (the last BTS station on the Silom Line). Khlong Lat Mayom is nothing like the huge touristy Damnoen Saduak or the crowded Amphawa but really has the charm and authenticity of a local market. Traditional Thai delicacies and fresh fruits also available. Organised boat tour from the floating market is 60 Thai Baht for 1 ½ hour ride.
Opening Hours: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
How to get there: Take a taxi from Wongwian Yai BTS station. Exit No 1. The taxi taxi should cost only 130 – 150 Thai baht. Travel time approximately 20 – 25 minutes. Metered Taxis easily available at floating market too.