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Amulet Market

Critics' choice
Shops

Spilling out of a riverside lane, stalls sell an array of amulets, medals and Buddhist imagery. Bargaining is a must, and there are old-school food stalls...

Trok Wat Mahathat

Ban Nam Pueng Floating Market

Critics' choiceBudget
Restaurants & cafés, Shops

This revived talad nam (floating market) is quick to reach, yet very local. Thais prize the local speciality sausages, elephant ear curry and potted...

Wat Ban Nam Pueng, Thanon Phetchachueng

Chatuchak Weekend Market

Critics' choice
Shops

This kaleidoscopic labyrinth of 8,000-plus stalls is well signed into numbered, colour-coded sections divided by soi and stall number, but is better...

Thanon Phahon Yothin
Major venue

Nang Leong Market

Critics' choiceBudget
Restaurants & cafés, Shops

Built in 1899, this food market was renovated in 2006 for safety and sanitation, but much charm remains. In the trading hall stands a Chinese shrine, around...

Thanon Nakhon Sawat
Major venue

Pak Khlong Talad

Critics' choice
Shops

To grasp the Thai love of flowers properly, visit this remnant of Bangkok's original fresh market. It is most spectacular from 10pm until dawn, when night...

Thanon Chakphet

Sampeng Lane Market

Critics' choice
Shops

Sampeng's oldest market is losing some charm, but remains an epic alley crammed with bric-a-brac, costume accoutrements, honking motorbikes, smoky quarters...

Soi Wanit 1
Major venue

Suan Lum Night Bazaar

Critics' choice
Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés, Shops

This covered maze holds several thousand stalls of souvenirs and decor items, plus beer gardens, restaurants and events in Bangkok Hall. A cool, convenient,...

Thanon Witthayu
Major venue

Sukhumvit Soi 38 Night Market

Critics' choice
Shops

Night markets act as crucial dining pit-stops for Bangkok's ever-mobile, ever-munching masses. Many serve superior streetfood, but one of the best and...

Mouth of Soi 38

Talad Pahurat

Critics' choice
Shops

The heart of Little India, Pahurat is awash with fabrics and textiles, from rainbows of saris to Thai and Chinese silks, synthetics and cottons. Winding...

Thanon Chakkaphet & Thanon Pahurat
Major venue

Thanon Khao San

Critics' choice
Attractions, Shops

Alex Garland's 1997 novel The Beach opens in a Khao San flopthouse, immortalising the world's most infamous haunt for budget travellers. Now Khao San...

Major venue

Trok Itsaranuphap

Critics' choice
Shops

Chinatown's narrowest, most diverse thoroughfare begins at Pei-Ing School on Thanon Songwat with toy and game shops. Beyond Sampeng Lane, dried fish...

Soi Itsaranupharp
Major venue