Day trips from Bangkok

Floating Market & Sampran Riverside

  • Full-Day Tour
  • Private Tour

Highlights

The Damnoen Saduak Floating Market is a very attractive place for tourists to see the old style and traditional way of selling and buying fruits, vegetables, etc., from small boats. Experience Thais rural life and a charm of countryside at Damnoen Saduak Floating Market and enjoy the Thai Village Cultural Show at Sampran Riverside (formerly Rose Garden).

What to Expect

Get ready for an early start as this day will combine all the sights,sounds and colours of the early morning floating market at Damnoen Saduak.

Damnoen Saduak + Sampran Riverside

  • Depart for Damnoen Saduak, situated 110 Km. west of Bangkok. Your journey commences with a leisurely drive through rice paddies and salt fields.
  • The tour continues with a 30 minutes speedboat trip along fruit plantation to see Thai houses and the traditional way of life.
  • Arrive Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Here you will be fascinated by boats of various shapes and sizes used by local merchants to ferry their goods. Your are able to hire small boat board along the market for shopping local products. [small boat is not included]
  • Depart floating market.
  • Option 1: Visit Wood Carving Factory.
    Option 2: Visit Maeklong Railway Market (Talad Rom Hub). It is one of the largest fresh seafood markets in Thailand, and is centred around the track of the Maeklong Railway. When trains approach, the awnings and shopfronts are moved back from the rails, and then replaced once the train has passed.
  • Buffet lunch at Sampran Riverside Resort. Large variety of food served buffet style with warm Thai hospitality.
  • Visit Sampran Riverside (formerly Rose Garden) – Thai Village & Cultural Show
    The Thai Village provides a natural and perfect backdrop for the Thai Village Cultural Show. Visitors and guests are presented with a rare opportunity to witness and experience Thai ways in a natural setting. For nature lovers, you are free at leisure to enjoy a leisurely stroll through the Botanical Gardens admiring the impressive diversity of native tropical flora and fauna.

    Enjoy the unique and unforgettable experience of the world-renowned Thai Village Cultural Show, featuring an impressive cast of 150 performers, portrays captivating scenes of everyday life in rural Thailand and ‘Thai ways’ and offers a vivid introduction to: Thai living, the ‘cycle of life’, time-honoured customs and traditions in an agricultural community in Thailand; the Thai passion for festive fun or ’sanuk’ and Thai ‘joie de vivre’ – the celebration of a good life and good times, as expressed in the folk songs and dance of the four regions of Thailand.

  • Depart from Sampran Riverside to Bangkok.
  • Arrive your hotel.