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Maeklong Railway Market And Biking In The Village

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time-raw1 days
Starting point
Your hotel in Bangkok
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

A lot of people agree that, at least at first glance, many markets in Thailand look the same. But one that definitely stands out is the Maeklong Railway Market. Experience pure wonder as you watch the railway market disappear and reappear spontaneously when the train arrives and leaves.

What to expect?

Pick up at the hotel at 08.00 AM. and lead to Mahachai city where is the seafood gateway by private vehicle (1-hour drive) where you will start the journey by local train to Maeklong market or Rom Hoop market (1 hour on the train). The maeklong market is located right on the tracks of an active railway line. All the vendors will quickly fold away their umbrellas and remove their containers and goods placed close to the tracks when the train arriving and they will restore the market when the train has passed.

(NOTE: Train departs from Ban Laem station (Mahachai) at 10:10 am and arrive Maeklong station at 11:10 am.)

Lunch at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, we will visit Baan Bang Phlap Village. Enjoining a quintessential Thai experience in peaceful, comfortable, homestay. You can explore the surrounding orchards by bicycle. You can enjoy fresh fruits and fresh air, learn how to plant organic fruits, produce organic fertilizer and ferment sweet fruits. There will be a few learning stations to visit the local house and meet people who have local wisdom such as Re-alive Fruits or Dried Fruits Tasting house , here is to add more value to the fruits which fail from quality control. There are not only the fruits but also vegetables and herbs can be added to the value, change its taste, add more sweetness to the well-constructed recipe. Charcoal making house , here's you can learn how to transform the fruits to be fruity charcoals. Thai Kite Making House, visit the last house where still keep working as kite makers for more than 50 years, you can learn how to make CHULA kite (local kite) in every single step from kite master who always guarantees that all of his kites can fly.

Afterward, you will be lead back and arrive at your hotel in Bangkok around 05.00PM.

NOTE: All activities could be changed and flexible depend on the weather and the village’s situation without notice prior to arrival date.

What is included?

  • Pick up and Drop off service from/to your hotel
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Drinking water and cold towel
  • All activities as mentioned
  • Travel Insurance

Is this experience for me?

This tour is suitable for adults.

What do I need to bring?

Please dress up modestly suitable for temple visiting and biking activity (avoid see-through, vests, sleeveless shirts, mini skirt/short).

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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