Bangkok is a shopping heaven especially for a budget. The city is full with malls and markets. If you are looking for cheap products in Bangkok, these five markets are recommended. Don’t forget to prepare cash, most of the shops do not accept credit cards.
1. Klong San Market
Klong San Market is a market located on the banks of Chao Phraya River. This market might not well-known for tourist, but it is very popular for locals. You can expect to buy T-shirts, clothes, shoes, handbags, and cosmetics at this market. Besides, this market is a great place for street food too. You can see my review Klong San Market here.
2. Wang Lang Market
Wang Lang Market is a market for all ages. You will usually see students, working people, and elders at this market. Same as Klong San Market, Wang Lang Market is located on the banks of Chao Phraya River too. The products selling at these two markets are also similar. You can see detail of Wang Lang Market here.
3. Sampeng Market
Sampeng Market is located in Bangkok’s Chinatown or Yaowarat area. This market is a wholesale market where you can get discount when you buy more. You can expect to buy stationeries, souvenirs, and fashion items such as bags, shoes, and accessories here. You can see detail of Sampeng Market here.
4. Pratunam Market/ The Platinum Fashion Mall
Pratunam Market and The Platinum Fashion Mall are opposite to each other. These two shopping places are well-known for cheap clothing, handbags, and shoes. You can see detail of Pratunam Market here and Platinum Fashion Mall here.
5. Chatuchak Weekend Market
Chatuchak Weekend Market is the most popular market in Bangkok. It is the biggest outdoor market in Thailand. You can find almost everything you want at this market in cheap prices. You can see detail of Chatuchak Weekend Market here.