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15 Awesome Night Markets in Bangkok You Shouldn’t Miss – 2020

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Besides shopping in Bangkok, you must not miss the fun in night markets depicting the unique culture of Thailand! Coming here you can hunt for delicious street food, affordable clothes, cool souvenirs and a lot of other unique things worth trying. Here are the 15 must-visit night markets in Bangkok for year 2020!

1. Chatuchak Night Market

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Chatuchak is best known to be the biggest weekend market in Bangkok! There are 8000 stalls and it is claimed to be one of the largest night market in the world! There are a variety of items can be found here including clothing and accessories, handicrafts, ceramics, antiques and mouth-watering street foods!

Opening Hours:

Wednesday: 7AM – 6PM

Friday: 6PM – 12AM

Saturday: 9AM – 6PM

Sunday: 9AM – 6PM

Location: Kamphaeng Phet Road | Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand

How to get there: Take the BTS to Mochit and follow the signs or the crowd

2. Rot Fai 1 (Srinakarin)

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Located at Srinakarin Soi 51,  Rot Fai 1 is one of the must-visit shopping heaven in Thailand, suitable for all ages. You can find vintage and stylist items here at good price. You may find it hard to move in the area as the place is huge and always crowded with people. It is undoubtedly a nice hangout place for friends and families.

Opening hours: 6PM – midnight from Friday to Sunday

Location: Srinakarin Soi 51

How to get there: The best way is to take a taxi, or you can take the BTS to On Nut station then take a taxi from there

3. Rot Fai 2 (Ratchada Train Night Market)

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Besides Chatuchak, this place is one of the markets that tourist love most in Bangkok! Rot Fai is opened from Thursday to Sunday, often flooded with people from all over the world. This is the perfect place for those who are craving for great deals and heavenly Thai foods! At Rot Fai, you can buy anything at an affordable price.

Opening Hours: 5PM – 1AM from Thursday to Sunday

Location: Ratchada Road, near the Esplanade Mall and Thailand Cultural Centre MRT

How to get there: Take the MRT to Thailand Cultural Centre Station and take Exit No. 3

4. Asiatique The Riverfront

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If you are fancy over fashion and gadgets, Asiatique is the place you definitely shouldn’t miss! It has combined both the night markets and malls for a brand new shopping experience in the city. It has over 1500 boutiques and 40 restaurants here. The best part is the ferris wheel which offers breathtaking night view!

Opening Hours: 4PM – 12AM (Daily)

Location: 2194 Charoen Krung Rd, Khwaeng Wat Phraya Krai, Khet Bang Kho Laem, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand

How to get there: Take BTS to Saphan Taksin and jump on the free shuttle

5. ChangChui

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This is more than just your usual night market!  Distinguished by the iconic disused airplane, this is where you can find various arts hiding in every corner of the stalls! The market is divided into numerous sections that overalls forms two zones: the green zones and the night zones. Well, the green zones compile a range of delectable Thai cuisine and relaxing seatings, while the night zones are where the party starts!

Opening Hours: 11AM – 11PM (Closed on Wednesday)

Location: 460/8 Sirindhorn Rd, Bang Phlat, Bangkok 10700, Thailand

How to get there: Take the BTS train to Victory Monument Station and take bus 515, 539 and get off at Bang Kruai.

6. Artbox Bangkok

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ArtBox Night Market uses the coolest concepts which is a pop-up market move around Bangkok. The one of a kind night market uses containers and attracts mostly younger crowd. You may find delectable street food, local handmade items, fashion, and also live performances by local artists here. To know where is Artbox located next, you can check out their Facebook page.

Opening hours: 5PM – midnight

Location: Shifts around Bangkok

How to get there: You can check out their Facebook page.

7.Talad Neon Market

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Located in Pratunam district, Talad Neon offers infinite street food, clothes and many other goods. Mostly youngsters like to hang out here with friends! You can buy bags, fashions items and food with cheaper price here. It opens daily from 4PM to 12AM.

Opening hours: 4PM to 12AM Daily

Location: Phetchaburi Road, between Soi 23 and 29

How to get there: Take the Airport Rail Link train to Ratchaprarop and walk about 500 meters.

8. Palladium Night Market (Pratunam)

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Pratunam is one of the well-known shopping area in Bangkok. The area in front of The Palladium shopping mall transforms into night market when night comes! Many street vendors start selling their goods such as t-shirt, souvenir, electronics and street food at a reasonable price.

Opening Hours: 6PM – 12AM Daily

Location: 487 Phetchaburi Rd, Makkasan, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand

How to get there: Take the BTS to Chit Lom Station and walk towards Platinium Mall for about 20 mins. Cross the road to Palladium World Shopping Mall.

9. Hua Mum Night Market

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Looking for hidden and less touristy night market? Hua Mum Night Market is a good choice! It is located opposite the mall known as The Walk, and only locals will know about this market. The best thing is you get to chill and get away from the tourist crowd. For seafood lovers, you can grab high quality fresh oysters here!

Opening Hours: 5PM – 12AM Daily

Location: 11 Kaset-Nawamin Rd, Lat Phrao

How to get there: Take the MRT to Lat Phrao and take a taxi from there

10. Khao San Road Night Market

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Khao San Road is popular among the backpackers from all over the world. Here you can find cheap slogan t-shirts, handicrafts, sunglasses, sandals, artwork and mouth-watering local foods across the stalls. Wander around every corner and you may make a new friend!

Opening Hours: 5PM – Midnight

Location: Khao San Road

How to get there: Take the BRT to National Stadium and take a taxi from here

11.The Camp Vintage Flea Market

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This is indeed a heaven for all vintage lovers! The flea market is situated in the Chatuchak area. You can actually visit The Camp Vintage Flea Market before going over to Chatuchak night market. The locals sell an array of mostly vintage stuffs. You can see old trucks, motorcycles, campers here which are quite appealing for snapping insta-worthy photo.

Opening Hours: 3PM-10PM Tuesday – Thursday, 3PM-12AM Friday-Sunday.

Location: 460 Kamphaeng Phet Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok. District: Chatuchak

How to Get There: MRT Kamphaeng Phet (exit 1). Turn right.

12.Indy Night Market

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Indy night market is located outside the Platinum Mall in Pratunam. It is good place to find great selections of handicrafts, antiques and unusual goods. You can grab some unique souvenirs at a budget price here even it is just a small market. Feel free to visit this market if you want something different!

Opening Hours: 6PM-12AM Daily

Location: The Platinum Street (in front of the Platinum Fashion Mall) 222 Petchburi-Tudwai Road, BTS Chit Lom Station

How to get there: Take the BTS to Wong Wian Yai Station and take a taxi to Indy Market.

13. PatPong

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Patpong Night Market is surrounded by many bars which you can chill after shopping! This is one of the biggest night market in Bangkok where you can find almost everything here! Don’t hesitate to haggle if you find the goods sold at very high price!

Opening hours: 6PM – 1AM Daily

Location: Phat Pong 2 Alley, Suriya Wong, Bang Rak

How to get there: Take the Patpong night market BTS to Sala Deang.

14.Yaowarat Road Night Market (Chinatown)

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Don’t forget to stop over Yaowarat Road Night Market in Chinatown if you’re looking for nice food! Feel free to explore the foods here, from seafood, dim sum, to pad Thai, lots of food choices will sure satisfy your craving!

Opening hours: 6:30PM-12:00AM, every day except Monday

Location: 452, 442 Yaowarat Road, Khwaeng Samphanthawong, Khet Samphanthawong Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, 10100, Thailand

How to get there: Take the MRT from Sukhumvit to Yaowarat Road

15. Liab Duan Night Market

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You may find the shops here in Liab duan night market quite similar to Hua Mum Night Market. This night market is less touristy and more known to locals due to the location. Thus, it is slightly difficult for tourists to reach. The good thing is you can grab the goods here at a more cheaper price as they aren’t marked up!

Opening hours: 5PM – 2AM Daily

Location: Ramintra, Pradit Manutham Road

How to get there: Take a taxi from anywhere in Bangkok

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