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Bangkok Food Tours: Offbeat Floating Markets Food Tour – Bangkok, Thailand

Rivers and canals play an important part of traditional Thai life. On this full day excursion, we bring you back in time to experience off-beat floating markets and historical communities and to taste unique local delicacies made with freshest local ingredients.

With only an hour drive from Bangkok, we will be in Samut Songkram, the last Venice of Thailand. Take a morning stop at Tha Kha floating market, where local farmers meet to exchange their produces. A row boat slowly brings you to explore ordinary Thai life by the canals. Visit the original coconut sugar makers to learn fascinating sugar-making technique. Taste farm-fresh local specialties such as roasted banana with sweet dip, fresh palm-sugar juice, and local seasonal fruit.

We then head for lunch at the charming Bang Noi market. As this area of Thailand produces arguably the most delicious mackerel, we will try a pair of mackerel fried rice with local fruit juice. Relax with a short session of Thai traditional massage before we continue our journey.

In the afternoon, visit locally famous Amphawa floating market. The market is one of the best spots to sample Thai snacks and sweets. Plenty of tasting items are waiting for you to try, including Thai fruit flavor ice cream, crispy noodles with tamarind sauce, spicy fish cake, and many more.

En route the tour we will stop at the only market in the world that is set up on train track. See a thing that will make you say “wow”. We also bring you to the marvelous “unseen in Thailand” Bang Gung temple.

Highlight

  • Immerse yourself in Thai way of life and culinary culture
  • Try 14+ delicious food samples, dessert and drinks
  • Explore three charming local floating markets
  • Enjoy a ride on a row boat to a coconut village and learn how to make a coconut sugar
  • Relax with a local Thai massage
  • Experience one of a kind train market, the market that is set up on the railway
  • Visit the marvelous “Unseen in Thailand” Bangkung temple

Tour available: Saturday and Sunday

Tour Duration: 7 am – 5.30 pm

Weather Condition: Tour takes place rain or shine

Group size: Minimum 2 people, Maximum 8 people (Small Group)

Price: 3600 Baht (~ $ 120)

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Bangkok Food Tours: Yaowarat Night Foodie Walk (Bangkok Chinatown) – Bangkok, Thailand

Looking for a foodie adventure at night?

Bangkok’s Chinatown, known as Yaowarat by Thais, is always Bangkokians’ favorite dinner destination. Why??? Well, it’s difficult to explain in words as the real experience actually comes with the TASTE! That’s the reason we’d love to invite you to join our delicious adventure at night, THE YAOWARAT NIGHT FOODIE WALK & CULTURE TOUR.

This tour brings you to discover sophisticated flavors of Bangkok 200-year-old district that is filled with rich ethnic tradition & delicious food. During the tour you will walk to explore & taste local cuisines from 7 famous eateries, varied from street food vendors to renowned fine dining restaurants. Between each tasting location, you will take behind-the-scene adventure for a closer look of this uniqe neighborhood: meeting the food bazaar’s lively characters, hearing its memorable stories, and visiting religious and cultural landmarks. It’s our goal to provide you with a delicious and unique adventure that will highlight your Bangkok trip with the most memorable experience! We plan, you Explore, Eat and Enjoy! Our tour is simply a foodie’s dream come true!

Follow the Wolf Pack

Bangkok’s Chinatown was recently featured as a key scene in a Hollywood hit the Hangover Part II. If you love to see the Wolf Pack’s Thailand trail, there is no better way than joining our food walks! Check for the recent CNNgo article as they feature our Chinatown Foodie Walk as part of the Hangover Part II movie tour.

What is included ?

3.5 hours of fun & savory

8 tasting locations, 11+ delicious samples (enough for full dinner )

Interactive & informative guided walking tour, including visits at local landmarks. Read Tour review

Use of state-of-the-art audio equipment during the tour

Over 20 years of research & experience on Thai food & culture. Visit our blog thaifoodinsider.com

Gratuities are not included but are highly appreciated

Our Yaowarat Food Tour includes samples of …

    • Dim Sum ( Crab Stick Wrapped with Seaweed, Green Shumai Shrimp)
    • Old Chinese Herbal Drink
    • Chinese Bun
    • Guay Jab (Rolled Noodle in a Peppery Soup)
    • Old Fashion Lychee Ice cream
    • Thai Tropical Fruit
    • Charcoal Grilled Jumbo Prawn with Thai seafood sauce
    • Succulent Fried Duck’s Cheeks
    • Black Sesame Dumpling in Ginger Tea

Weather Condition: Tour takes place rain or shine

Group size: Min 2 people, Max 6 people

Meeting point: Exit 4 Hua LamPhong MRT (subway) Station (See Directions). Pick Up option is also available

Ending point: We drop you off at your accommodation in Bangkok

How much?

Standard Ticket : 1300 Baht (~$46)
Child Ticket (Age 12 and under): 1050 Baht (~$37)

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Bangkok Food Tours: Historic Bangrak Food Tasting & Culture Tours – Bangkok, Thailand

Join us for the scrumptious Historic Bangrak Food Tour! Become a Thai food insider as we take you on behind-the-scene adventure to experience local sights and flavors of this more than 100- year-old culinary neighborhood. Meet the local restaurant owners and hear their memorable stories. Taste delicious samples from famous street vendors, local eateries and fine dining restaurants. See amazing local lifestyle and different types of historic temples, most revered by Bangkokians!!(See tour pictures!!!)

Our fun tour guides are culinary and history enthusiasts. We have the most intimate friendships with the local restaurant owners that give Bangrak its fascinating personality. As our guests, you will always receive special treatment. It’s our goal to make you feel like having a Thai friend showing you the best dish, prepared by the best chefs in town. We plan, you Explore, Eat and Enjoy! Our tour is simply a foodie dreams come true!

Tour Information

Itinerary

Meet at Exit 3 Saphan Taksin BTS (sky train) station (see map) at 9.45am (Hotel pickup/drop off option is also available) Each participant will be provided with an audio device, enabling everyone to enjoy clear messages from our guide. After a quick briefing, we will start heading out for delicious adventure at 10 am. The tour will take 3 hours, covering 5 tasting locations (all seated) and 7-8 yummy samples of local dishes. Between each stop, we will explore 3 different types of historic temples, hidden inside the neighborhood. Therefore, we will enjoy not only delicious tastings but also incredible sightseeings. It’s a great opportunity to take amazing photos of Bangkok as well! (More Itinerary Details)

What are included ?

Over 20 years of research & experience on Thai food & culture. Visit our blog thaifoodinsider.com
5 tasting locations, 7-8 delicious samples (enough for lunch)
Fun & informative guided walking tour, including visits at local landmarks
Use of state-of-the-art audio equipment during the tour
Gratuities is not included but are highly appreciated

Our 3 hours walking tour includes samples of…

Original Roasted Duck with Rice (Kao-Nha-Ped)
Authentic Thai Papaya Salad (Som Tam)
Signature Curry on Egg
Thai Green Custard Bun
Thai-Style BBQ Pork Bun
Royal Recipe Green Curry Beef (or Chicken) served with Roti
Traditional Thai Coconut Ice cream
Refreshing Thai Iced Lemon Tea

(Samples are subjected to change without notice)

When: 7 days a week

Time: Tour starts daily at 10am till 1pm

Weather Condition: Tour takes place rain or shine

Group size: 12 people maximum

Meeting place: Exit 3 Saphan Taksin BTS (Sky Train) Station (See Directions). Hotel Pick up / Drop off service is also available.

How much?
Standard Ticket : 1050 Baht (~ $ 35)
Child Ticket (Age 12 and under): 750 Baht (~ $ 25)
Standard Ticket + Pick Up/Drop off: 1450 Baht (~ $ 48)
Private Tour option

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You can also add a bike tour to this food tour

 

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