Night Market on Ratchadapisek Road
The Night Market on Ratchadapisek Road is another interesting shopping destination, held every Saturday evening.This market is focusing on various kinds of second-hand products, in particular clothing as well as decorative items at affordable prices. There is a quite hip and trendy atmosphere in this market. Night markets are an important aspect of Asian culture, observe how local people use them to socialize as well as to shop. The goods here will be significantly cheaper than in a high street shop, expect to find some weird and wonderful designs and an enormous collection of bargain basement used Clothing. On Ratchadaposek road, you’ll of course find lots of food on offer in the market. There’s even one or two small, temporary bars that set up shop for the night. For most visitors, the Saturday night market is more of a “sight” than shopping destination. You will probably need to know a bit of Thai, or bring a Thai friend with you, if you want to do some serious shopping here. The railroad market offers a similar feeling and products, in a slightly less claustrophobic atmosphere. The market is easily reached via the subway to the Ladprao station. Use the parking garage exit from the subway.
-The easiest way to get there is to take the MRT to Ratchadapisek Station or by taxi to Ratchadapisek Road.
-Thousands of cars pour along Ratchadapisek Road – a busy, car-infested northern artery – each day. Consequently options for suburban shoppers have blossomed here, imposing shopping warehouses and malls popping up all along it. Superb MRT subway access means it’s easy to get to