Bangkok is a shopping paradise for tourists from many countries. Many tourists go to Bangkok to shop for clothes and accessories. For those of you who are just visiting Bangkok for the first time and don’t know the cheap shopping places in the capital city of Thailand, here are some cheap shopping places in Bangkok. You can buy good things without spending much money while shopping there.
1. Sukhumvit Road
Sukhumvit Road is a quite-crowded and famous night market in Bangkok. On Sukhumvit Road, you could get clothes, bags, food, and all kinds of items for your needs. Unfortunately, traders on Sukhumvit Road often raise their price to be drastically expensive, especially when they realized you are a tourist from another country. However, don’t worry, you could bargain the price of goods they sell up to 3 times cheaper here. In this area there also many affordable sukhumvit hotel accommodations, for example, Solitaire Hotel Bangkok.
2. Chatuchak Weekend Market
Just like it named, this market is open on weekends, only on Saturdays and Sundays. Chatuchak Weekend Market is claimed to be the largest cheap shopping place in Thailand. here, you can shop for souvenirs of various types, you could buy anything from clothes, bags, accessories, until food.
The price of stuff sold here is very cheap, so of course, it can reduce your expenses. If you buy in large quantities, you can bid on the seller to get discounts (Yay!). Satisfy your shopping passion by going around this 11-hectare market.
3. Chinatown – Yaowarat Road
Tourist attractions that must be visited while in Bangkok is a Chinatown. this place has an area with a thick-Chinese-culture located on Yaowarat Road. Here, you can do a culinary tour as well as shopping at the same time. Many shops sell clothes, antiques, and other trinkets at low prices. Being in Bangkok’s Chinatown will give you a visit-china-wannabe experience.
That’s all the 3 cheap shopping places in Bangkok that can satisfy your shopping desires. In these places you can get good items at low prices. Hurry up!, visit this cheap shopping paradise during your vacation in Bangkok.