Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Ratchaburi is one of the most popular floating markets in Thailand. Enjoy the boat ride and take a look at people’s lives in the community. There are many products to choose from and a variety of tasty dishes. Stop to learn about the life style of gardeners. Every day, many Thai and foreign tourists come here to shop, eat and soak in the atmosphere of the floating market in Thailand that has been like this for over 100 years.
Damnoen Saduak Canal is the location of the longest and longest Damnoen Saduak Canal in Thailand. The canal was built under the royal initiative due to the 4th reign of Thailand, wanting to connect the Mae Klong River with the Chinese River to support transportation and trade.
Finally completed under the reign of King Rama V, which is 32 kilometers long and has more than 200 branches. The popularity of Damnoen Saduak floating market was rebuilt in 1971-1973 when the river filled the canal. The community has sold vegetables and fruits on their own farms.
How to travel
- Buses : Van from Bangkok – Ratchaburi ( Transit Bangkok),
takes about 2 hours. Price starts from 80 – 100 baht.
Where are the van lines passing: Big C, Nakhon Pathom, Pool? Ka Thiam, Nong Din Daeng, Phikun Thong, Big C Ratchaburi, Chedak Hak, Mai Huay Muk Transport, Khao Ngu, Burachat Camp, Chom Bueng.
Recommended places to visit in Ratchaburi: Khao Khao Ngu Park, The Scenery Vintage Farm, Floating Market. Damnoen Saduak, Alpaca Hill
- Private car
Location : Damnoen Saduak Subdistrict, Damnoen Saduak District, Ratchaburi 70130
Coordinate Map : https://goo.gl/maps/7a6T429QUiytg1eJ7