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August 12 is the Queen's Birthday. Then we will go to Mahachai city by train. Located in Samut Sakhon province one of the largest seafood market in a country boasting one of the world’s highest levels of seafood production. Accessible by a leisurely train ride from Bangkok, it’s a good place to smell fish, eat fish, watch fish being unloaded. Then we take a ferry to visit the other side of Meklong river, ride rickshaw for sight seeing the quiet town, visit the big sitting Buddha image and standing Guanin the Chinese goddess at some temples.
The ticket for this trip will be 500 THB. This will pay for your guide, the train and ferry. The rickshaw (tricycle riding) is about[masked] THB excluded. We will have lunch at a restaurant overlooking the mouth of the river, which provides great seafood (or veggie dishes if you like) at even better prices. This lunch is not included in the ticket price. Any personal shopping at the fish market is naturally not included either.
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Enjoy the trip
If you love Don Wei market. You also will love Wat Lampaya Floating Market. It is situated in front of Lampaya temple, on the Tha Cheen River. It is a centre of trade for fruits and vegetables as well as agricultural produce including rattanware, woven cotton, dyed cotton and inexpensive food such as noodles with beef, Thai desserts and steamed curried fish patty.
The cruise services along Tha Cheen River are also available. Several types of boats cater to the needs of the visitors, which include ancient rowing boats, towed boats and passenger boats.
The ticket for this trip will be 500 THB. This will pay for your guide and the bus. The songtaew will be shared and cruise boat along the river is not included (60 Baht only). We will grab some bites at the market for lunch. This ldunch is not included in the ticket price. Other personal purschases also are not included either.
What to bring :
-Hat or umbrella
Enjoy the trip