Hidden gems of Bangkok's Chinatown

(53 reviews)
Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
45 mins

About the tour

Chinatown SamPheng (Sampeng) Market is one of the oldest and least known open markets in Bangkok. A busy and quintessential street market, this is a place full of street vendors and visitors, as well as locals. This Chinatown will takes you off the main streets, into alleys and areas, where you will find some unique Chinatown sights. Historic Walk / Highlights . An adventure in the off-the-beaten-path of Bangkok Chinatown, with its old buildings, and trade of spices and goods. . Learn about the faith and beliefs of the Chinese people through temples and shrines. . Observe the hustle and bustle of life in this old market and Chinese food trade, spices, ingredients, wedding equipments and much more. Disclaimer: Thailand is not a vegetarian country; therefore, this trip may not be suitable if you are vegetarian/vegan or feel sensitive about butchers, poultry, entrails, offal, etc.

Meet your local guide


Kay is a local tour guide base in Bangkok, Thailand. He started in 1984 and has been a tour leader for overseas groups since.

Kay has been guiding since Dec 1984

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Bangkok with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Bangkok. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Liz🇨🇦 W.

02 March 2021

Kay always offers so much more than just a tour. We really get to see his country and learn about it in many fun and interesting ways.

Linda T.

02 March 2021


Mindy N.

02 March 2021

Nice tour.

Dallas W.

02 March 2021

Thank you so much for being so informative and staying late you were great!

Christine C.

02 March 2021

Lots of interesting sights and sounds! Thank you for sharing your city with us.

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