2. Chatuchak Weekend Market and or Tor Kor Market

Bangkok’s largest weekend market is popular with both tourists and locals. Located on the outskirts of metropolitan Bangkok along the Mo Chit BTS or Kamphaeng Phet MRT stop, the expansive market is the perfect place to pick up souvenirs for friends and family. Visitors will also find great traditional Thai street food, handmade textiles, pottery, wood carving and more. Fully open on weekends only, visitors can easily spend a day at Chatuchak browsing through the hundreds of stalls and shops.

Adjacent to Chatuchak is the Or Tor Kor Market, which features some of Thailand’s freshest and most exotic produce and food. A culinary experience all in itself Or Tor Kor has been featured numerous times on television due to its low-priced, high-quality authentic Thai food.