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Famous Markets

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Chatuchak Weekend Market (JJ Market)

Days & Hours
Wed – Thu (Plants & Flowers): 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fri (Wholesale Day): 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat-Sun (Miscellaneous: 6:00 am – 6:00 pm

The world’s largest weekend market (27 acres)! Has over 15,000 stalls divided into 27 sections and averages 200,000 to 300,000 visitors each day! No matter what you are looking for you probably will find it here. This includes items such as plants and flowers, clothing, and books, antiques, electronics, cosmetics, pets, ceramics, furniture and home accessories. They also have a wonder variety of Thai street food stalls (including fresh and dry food). The rows and row and rows and rows and rows and rows – Pop! Smack! – SNAP Out Of It Man – sorry, where was I, oh yea… rows and rows of stalls go forever in every direction! Mostly covered but it can get hot in some areas – make sure to drink plenty of fluids (bottle water only costs 10 baht – 0.31 cents)!

27 Sections

  • Section 1 – Amulets, books, collectibles, food shops, café
  • Section 2 to 4 – Collectibles, home décor, paintings, terra cotta
  • Section 5 to 6 – Clothes, adornments, miscellaneous products
  • Section 7 to 9 – Antiques, furniture, ceramics, handicrafts
  • Section 10 to 24 – Clothes, consumer products, adornments, household appliances, pets
  • Section 17 to 19 – Ceramics, fresh and dry food
  • Section 22 to 26 – Antiques, furniture, handicrafts
  • Section 27 – Books, food and dessert shops, collectibles

Tips and Best Highlights

  • Its best to visit early in the morning before the heat of the day (9-10 am)
  • Coconut Ice Cream in a Coconut Shell – nothing better!
  • More to come…


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