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The Reason Why

A few years ago a huge market was built in Ban Phe totally disproportionate to the size of this... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
David B
Rayong, Thailand
Old wood Houses

The most people in the market are Thais. Not a lot of farangs. We walked also the streets in this... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Lucerne, Switzerland
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  • Terrible3%
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“dried seafood”(3 reviews)
“small town”(2 reviews)
“t shirts”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Phe 21160, Thailand
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

A few years ago a huge market was built in Ban Phe totally disproportionate to the size of this relatively small seaside village in Rayong Province. On a visit today, the reason for its size suddenly dawned on me. Ban Phe is a popular tourist...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The most people in the market are Thais. Not a lot of farangs. We walked also the streets in this nice old smal city and were very happy to see old wood houses typically Thai. For Lunch you will find a lot of good seafood...More

1  Thank 15Bruno58
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Tons of goodies for tourest and locals.Thai foods, Clothes and things to take home from Thailand. Check out the small booths inside. You might find just what you are looking for.

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

If you like Rayong T-shirts and chips made by a local fruit it could be worth a visit. But it can not compare to other markets. The shopping is not what to expect from a Thai market. No cheep ripoff on brand names. No electronics...More

Thank Henrik N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great stop to buy local produce from locals. You can find anything from durian chips to dried shrimps and squids with great price to bargain.

1  Thank Mod P
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This week I am playing host and tour guide to friends from Australia, so today we set off to visit the old fishing village of Ban Phe, about 20 km east of Rayong. Among other things we visited the Ban Phe Market to give my...More

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I cycled along the coast to visit the market. It's a stunning ride, with mile after mile of empty beaches. I stopped for a swim in crystal clear water before heading to the food market. There is a wide range of dishes to choose from....More

Thank stevenfT1252FM
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The market is very large and undercover. Most of the stall holders speak English . Specialties are shell ornamental hangings - the cheapest I have seen in Thailand! They also specialise in dried seafood and souvenir t shirts. For a real glimpse of Asia, worth...More

1  Thank 957virginiad
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Well, it's a covered day market which sells mostly packed staff like dry fruits, dried fish and other consumables. Items repeat themselves on almost every single stall. Pretty abandoned at a time of our visit (late afternoon). We found it one stop one time attraction,...More

Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Here at the market you can find really cheap clothes ( copys) and the price is very low. Well worh a visit 👍🏻

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