Maeklong Railway Station
If you’re looking for a unique shopping experience in Thailand, the Maeklong Railway Market is definitely worth a visit. This bustling market is located on the train tracks, and when the train comes through, the vendors quickly pack up their wares to make way for the train before setting up again once it has passed.
What to Expect at Maeklong Railway Market
When you arrive at the market, you’ll be greeted by a colorful and bustling scene. The vendors sell a wide variety of items, including fresh seafood, fruits and vegetables, clothing, and handicrafts. One of the highlights of the market is watching the vendors quickly pack up their wares and move them out of the way of the oncoming train, before setting up again once it has passed.
In addition to shopping, there are also plenty of food stalls selling a variety of Thai snacks and dishes. You can try everything from grilled seafood to sticky rice and mango.