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Ayothaya Floating Market

Ayothaya Floating Market, Thailand

The Ayothaya Floating Market, Phra Nakhon Sri Ayutthaya

This floating market, located in a large pond with an island in the middle, helps conserve the Thai traditional lifestyle since the Ayuthaya era from clothing, architecture, art and culture, as well as food, for visitors. With 50 paddle boats and over 200 shops offering goods and food. Visitors could enjoy spending time there shopping and sightseeing the beautiful Thai architecture as well as admiring traditional shows and joining a tour boat around the premises at Bt20 per head. Since the market is within the same compound as the Ayothaya Elephant Village, visitors can also get a 20-minute elephant ride around ancient Wat Mahaeyong at Bt100 per person and enjoy the village’s elephant shows.

The market opens daily from 10am to 9pm and for information call 0-3588-1733.

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