Klonghae Floating Market Hat Yai

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Klonghae floating Market is a famous floating market located in Thanon Klonghae Hat Yai. It’s also one of the top 5 shopping places in Hat Yai city. It is about 15 to 20 minutes from Hat Yai by tuk tuk(local transportation).

Klonghae Floating Market

Klonghae Floating Market

At the intrance of the floating market sits a temple name Wat Klonghae. And both sides along the road to the floating market are large number of street vendors. But you have to know that not all the foods sell in this section are halal.

Heading to the floating market

Heading to the floating market

From the intrance to the floating market you need to walk about 100 meters and than you will cross the bridge. From the bridge you will definitely see the floating market on your left. And don’t worry about halal food. In this section all the food are halal. All the vendors are also moslem.

Moslem vendors

Moslem vendors

In this floating market you will find many kind of traditional thai food and drinks. You can also see thai people, culture and so on. I’ve been there once and I found this floating market is really interesting. I found something unique from this floating market. It is about how the transaction between the vendors and the customers were done. The food was put on the basket and the vendors handed it to the customers. Yet also the customers do the same thing to hand the money to the vendors. And you know what? The serving plates and cups are also unique. They used banana leafs, bamboo tubes and clay pots.

Unique transaction between vendor and customer

Unique transaction between vendor and customer

Banana leaf as serving plate

Banana leaf as serving plate

Bamboo tubes and clay pots as serving cups

Bamboo tubes and clay pots as serving cups

Actually Klonghae floating market has some section. In the other side of the floating market is a section used as the shopping area. You can find some t-shirts, bags, accessories, and some other local product. So, what are you waiting for?

Shopping area

Shopping area

Shopping area

Shopping area

Operation days and hours

Friday – Saturday – Sunday

03 PM – 09 PM

Do you have same experience as mine visiting Klonghae floating market? Or have another interesting experience? Please feel free to share it with us here in the comment coloumn bellow. Anyway thank you for visiting my site. Have a good day.

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