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Wua Lai Road Saturday Night Market
Saturday evenings 17:00 – 23:00.
This market is located just south of the old city along Wua Lai Road (ถนนวัวลาย).
You will be able to find bags, clothing, drinks, street foods, local handicraft, pottery, paintings, souvenirs.
This place just goes on and on and may seem never ending. If this is your first time set aside at least 3 hours
18:00 is the optimal time to come here as at 17:00 they are just setting up and at 21:00 it can get super crowded.
Rachadamnoen Road Sunday Night Market
Sunday evenings 17:00 – 23:00.
This market is located on the eastern side of the old city stating at the Tha Phae Gate(ประตูท่าแพ) .
It runs along Rachadamnoen Road (ถนนราชดำเนิน) up until Wat Phra Singh (วัดพระสิงห์วรมหาวิหาร).
The market also branches out in both direction along Prapokkloa Road(ถนนพระปกเกล้า) at the intersection of Rachadamnoen and Prapokkloa roads.
You will be able to find bags, clothing, drinks, street foods, local handicraft, pottery, paintings, souvenirs. Also there are many street performers setup in the middle of the road.
This place gets extremely crowded between the hours of 19:00 and 23:00. It is recomended to arrive at about 18:00 so you can walk around and see everything without the slowdown of people traffic jams.
Where to Eat?
- Cheap Places to eat around the Nimmanahaemin area Chiang Mai. Nimmanahaemin is a very trendy and popular area located just west of the old city.
Suthep Road along the Chiang Mai University.
This place is fantastic to get breakfast in the morning. It then reopens towards the evening offering a seemingly unending array of street food options.
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Where to stay?
Take a look at the Chiang Mai hotels I have stayed in and reviewed
Where to get your Laundry Done?
- Chiang Mai Laundry Service Cheap and Good. In search of the best and cheapest laundry service in Chiang Mai.
Ok so you have had enough of Chiang Mai for the moment and it is time to move on.
- Chiang Mai to Phrae by Bus: A far less touristy destination. A very small and quiet Thai province with hardly and westerners in sight. Food and accommodation is also cheaper.
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