Mae Klong Railway Market (Hoop Rom Market Or Risky Market) is a local market in Samut Songkhram Province, commonly called Siang Tai (life-risking) Market. It is considered one of amazing-Thailand attractions in the province. Spreading over a 100-metre length, the market is located by the railway near Mae Klong Railway Station, Mueng District, Samut Songkhram Province. It is a common fresh market selling seafood, vegetable, fruits, fresh and dried food, meats and other miscellaneous goods.
Mae Klong Railway Market is open from 6.00 a.m. -6.00 p.m. The market is called ‘life-risking’ market because its stalls are attached to the Mae Klong-Ban Laem railway, which is a short railway line running from and to Mahachai and Mae Klong. Vendors at the market put out parasols or canvas to protect themselves against the sun. The shelters stick into the railway where visitors walk and do their shopping.
Amphawa Floating Market is one of Thailand is floating markets which is old and very popular among tourists.This floating market is also one of the top Samut Songkhram is tourist attractions. Because it is not far from Bangkok, every Friday – Sunday (02.00 - 08.00 pm) the market will be packed by the tourists who come to enjoy canalside views or having delicious food. All visitors can purchase seafood, local Thai dessert or souvenirs for friends and family. Moreover, the visitors can have a boat tour to see views and lifestyles along Amphawa Canal. At night, the visitors can arrange for a boat trip to watch fireflies in cork trees as a fascinating night scene of the day.
Organized Only : Fri, Sat, Sunday