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Kwan-Riam Floating Market Destination : Bangkok Category : Shopping
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Hello everyone! I’m back. As promised, I’ve come with the not-too-far-from-Bangkok destination where the ‘Plae Kao’ story originated, yes we’re going to Kwan-Riam Floating Market. Let’s go!

 

 

Kwan-Riam Floating market is the first floating market that shows different ways of life along the Sean-Sab canal. Connected by the bridge, two temples from both sides are linked; two ways of life are united.

 

On weekends, there are lots of interesting activities you can join. Start up by giving alms to the monks by boat in the morning and listening to sermon in the evening. You can also enjoy cultural dress, beautiful architecture that’s worth visiting. Taste delicious food from all regions and shop OTOP products that are gathered together here. Relish your meal while appreciating riverside life. What a pleasant time! Special for those who make any purchase upon 1000 baht get a free 100 baht voucher. Need someone who can guide you? Yes, there are volunteer students who are eagerly willing to help you.

 

 

Kwan-Riam Floating market located at Soi Wat Bam-Pen Nua-Bang Pen Tai, Seri thai Road 60, Ramkamheang 187, Kuang Meenburi,Ket Meenburi Bangkok. The market open only Sat-Sun from 6.00 am- 8.00 pm, (The temple open daily)

 

 

Don’t forget to check it out if you have time. I gotta go. Bye!

  How to get there

One of the latest purpose built riverside markets in Bangkok is Kwan Riam Floating Market in Min Buri. It is situated along the Saen Saeb canal on Ramkhamhaeng Road. One of the main features is the merit making early in the morning when local people can offer alms to monks who pass by in boats. There is a wide selection of food that you can try and plenty of souvenirs that you can take home. As well as floating restaurants, you can also join boat tours.

 

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  Written by : Jazzie Panis 30-10-2014
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