Visit the wooden terraced market at Hua Takhe market
Taste some the good food at the market
Local dessert workshop
Plastic bag recycle workshop
Hua Takhe community is another place developed to revive again after prolonged slump nearby Suvarnabhumi airport (BKK Airport).
The locals participated in reviving their community and tried to find the highlights of the place. There are rotating art exhibitions, workshops for those interested in arts, Hua Takhe learning center telling the story of the market, coffee shops, and guesthouses, etc.
This expedition will be part of generating a community development fund to ensure that every traveler's spending goes to support local people to develop the Hua TaKhe community.
In the morning, the guide will pick you up at the hotel lobby at 8.00 AM and then we will take public transport to Hua Lamphong or Bangkok railway station and we will go to Hua Takhe village by train for 1hour.
Upon arrival we will walk to meet the local guide at Hua TaKhe community, along the way, you can see the street art that shows the people’s way of life.
The first stop, we will visit Hua TaKhe market. The old market where you can enjoy walking to see the wooden terraced shophouses such as barbershops, garages, toy stores, etc. And there are Hua TaKhe Local Learning Center, Community Astronomy Learning Center, Artist house and Community Health Care Center. Moreover, you can see the liveliness of the people and vendors in this community. And let’s try some delicious food here!
Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, time to enjoy the local dessert workshop. The community keeps the traditional way of making local desserts. They are still preserving the identity of the dessert for young generations. Here you can learn and enjoy how to do the local dessert.
Next, it’s time to do the plastic bag recycle workshop. There is trash that was dumped onto the canal, which leads to waste problems. Our mission is to raise awareness among the locals, and this workshop is to focus on managing the waste. You can enjoy and learn recycle plastic bags to be more substantial through an easy process to make them re-usable. After you finish, you can take it home as a souvenir.
At 3.00 PM we will take the local minibus back to the Airport Rail Link and drop you off at your hotel.
Round-trip transfer from hotel to the village by public transport
English speaking guide
Entrance fees and activities as mentioned
Meal plan: Lunch at a local restaurants
Workshop Activities: Plastic bag recycle workshop
Any meals, transfers or tours that are not mentioned in the itinerary
Please dress up modestly, suitable for local community visiting. (avoid see-through, vests, sleeveless shirts, mini skirts/shorts)