Friday, April 28, 2006

Chatuchak Weekend Market Bangkok

Chatuchak market or also Jatujak or short name JJ is the Worlds biggest market and it is located on Phaholyothin Road, in the North of Bangkok. Chatuchak Market is a paradise for shopping lovers. At the market they have every thing to buy you can think of. There is trendy fashion from local designers ranging from T-Shirts to pants, shorts, shoes and many other things. Also you can buy such things as antiques, intricate wooden carvings, handicrafts, paintings, food, plants, pets and miscellaneous items. You can find more than 10, 000 shops and stalls on JJ.
Chatuchak market is divided into 26 sois by kinds of products. For example: soi 1 star at north of Kam Phanepet Road their sells books. On the Clock Tower is the land mark of Chatuchak Market, when 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. zone clock tower shopper will sell goods at lower price. Example T-shirt fashion the cheap price about 39 Baht.
Chatuchak market is open daily for books only. On Wednesday their sell plants and fish. The customer can buy many exotic plants for a good price. On the day you can buy plants and consult the owner “how to nurture plants”. If you want to buy plants but you don’t know “what do you want to buy?”, the plant seller can give you some suggestion for buying plants. They sell plants around clock at Tower street. Special for car owner you can drive car in the street. If you want to buy fish go to pets area near furniture area.

How to go there

BTS Sky Train on Mo Chit Station

MRT Subway: Chatuchak Station

BMCL have 2 station are Chatuchak Park and Kamphaeng Phet Air Condition Bus: 2,3,8,10,11,12,18,19,23,29,34,38,39,44,77,146 Mini Bus:77,134,136,138Micro Bus:2,8,12,15,35 Bus: 3,8,26,27,28,29,34,38,39,44,52,59,63,77,96,104,108,112,134,138,145

Trip: Thai language I want to go to JJ you can say: "Pai Jatujak ka/kub"

If you want to bargain the price you can say: "Lod Noi dai Mai ka/kub"

If you want to say "it's expensive": "Pang Mark"

If you want to say " it's cheap": "Thoong"

Chatuchak Market Map

chatuchak market map

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