Thailand Tour 2013
Bangkok | Thailand
23 Nov 2013 | Sat
Day 38 of 43
Chatuchak Weekend Market Bangkok
Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok is one of the largest and most popular markets in Southeast Asia. Tourists from all around the world come to this market to find unique items, exotic foods, and a wide range of local wares. With over 15,000 stalls spread across 35 acres, there’s something for everyone at Chatuchak Weekend Market.
The history of Chatuchak dates back to 1942 when it was a small market selling mainly plants and animals. Over time, it has grown into a sprawling shopping mecca with vendors selling everything from handmade clothing to furniture imported from all over the world. Visitors can expect to find an array of different food stalls offering delicious Thai dishes as well as international snacks like falafel or tacos.