Local market

Sharpen your orientation and negociation skills to buy local ingredients

Local market

This is a great experience to have whether you’re new to Bangkok or have lived here for a while.

This is truly one of the most authentic experiences that you will have. As an expat in Thailand, many people often do not see the authentic side of Thai culture. We know that it’s easier to go to the grocery store with imported goods than to head to the market and haggle with local market sellers.

However, you are sure to love this unique experience, you shall find really great fresh food at incredible prices. You may even find that this becomes one of your new favorite places to shop for fresh food or get some authentic Thai food to eat is at the local market.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to explore the biggest fresh local market in Bangkok. This is a fantastic activity of groups of all ages and sizes. Learn about Thai culture, discover the fresh food available at the local market, and maybe even get a bite to eat with the Khlong Toei local Market challenge.

Klong Toey Local Market

 

Khlong Toei local market is the biggest fresh local market in Bangkok.

 

The Khlong Toei Market challenge is the perfect way to explore this particular aspect of Thai culture.

 

The market is the biggest fresh food market in Bangkok, such as getting sea food, snails, and all kind of ingredient to make your delicious meals at a very cheaper and affordable price.

 

There will be challenge for group in this activities of the Klong Toey local market , the guest will have the opportunity to take a walk around the market.

 

You shall see a variety of fresh food available for sale, learn what ingredients are popular in Thai food, and have the chance to interact with local market sellers.

Scavenger hunt in a giant local market

 

As for the aspect of the Scavenger hunt in a giant local market, the idea is to encourage you and your groups to find different kinds of ingredients that will be used to prepare a particular Thai dish such as Som Tam (Papaya Salad) after the hunt in the market.

 

Also, during the Scavenger hunt in a giant local market, the groups are challenged to kissed a live fish and other interesting activities to make it more fun and lively for everyone.

 

Remember each challenge activity has a score to the final round. Each group will have the opportunity to talk with the local merchant on what kind of ingredients they need to use in particular Thai dishes.

interact with locals

 

During the Scavenger hunt in the Klong Toey local market, the groups will have an opportunity to get a deep interaction with the local’s merchant on the best ingredient to use to prepare what kinds of Thai dishes.

 

They have to touch and also ask the right questions about the best ingredient to use for their food at the end of the market trip. 

 

The merchants are always there to help with a good explanation, which will be helpful to get everything done so smoothly and easily.

Sharpen your negotiation skills

As for the negotiation skills, it is very important at the local market to show your bargaining skills on how to buy the ingredient for the final round preparation of a Thai dish that every group will encourage to prepare.

 

The negotiation skills are very important, especially when buying items in the local market in Thailand, and making the local merchant understand what they want is also necessary because we give out points counted for each group that have a safe enough budget in their possession.

 

They have to touch and also ask the right questions about the best ingredient to use for their food at the end of the market trip. 

 

This merchant is always there to help with a good explanation, which will be helpful to get everything done so smoothly and easily.

Interact with locals