Wat Yai Sawang Arom Floating Market is the place for distributing products such as vegetables, fruits, flowers, community enterprise products, OTOP products, cloths, accessories, and desserts, among the nice environment of Chao Phraya River. Enjoy good food and feed the fishes at Wang Matcha.
This is one of the new floating markets which is on the bank of Chao Phraya River, the same area with Wat Yai Sawang Arom, Aom Kred Sub-district, Pak Kred District, Nonthaburi Province. Because it is located near Chao Phraya River, people come to make merit on birthday and other special occasions. At the wharf, there are food stalls under the large transparent roof where food, desserts, fruits, and OTOP products are sold. It opens on the weekend from 9.00am.-4.00pm.
The choices of many riverfront restaurants are available where tasty dishes are served such as Kala noodle, noodle served in coconut shell, and Yong Taa Fu. One of the famous food shops is “Khun Aram” where varieties Khanom Chin, Thai rice noodle, are served such as Khanom Chin Noh Kala, Khnom Chin Nam Prik Kung Sod, Khanom Chin Kang Khiew Wan, rice and curry, curry-fried shrimp, spicy soup with preserved bamboo shoot, and pork Panaeng curry. For beef lovers, there are egg noodle in soup, Pad Thai, oyster fried omelet, Chinese roll noodle soup.
Traditional desserts and juice such as red sticky rice, creamy coconut tapioca pudding, traditional soda, quail egg, Khanom Krok, drinks, deep fried banana and potato, durian, and mangos are also available. Most of sellers are local people who bring their homegrown products to sell at the market. The souvenir shops sell handmade, handicrafts such as wicker products, plants, and flowers.
Wat Yai Sawang Arom Floating Market
Location: Wat Sawang Arom, Aom Kred, Pak Kret District, Nonthaburi 11120