Tha Maharat is a community mall sitting on the bank of Chao Phraya River. It is a great spot to observe the local way of life, both traditional and contemporary, along this famous river. Many shops, restaurants, and cafés offer different kinds of cuisine to satisfy your palate. Its architectural design makes it a favorite place for selfie-lovers. Adjacent to the mall is Thailand’s oldest and largest market of sacred objects. A walk in the market will take you to the world of antiquity with enigmatic pendants, amulets, statues, figurines, and other holy charms. There are many local food and snack vendors along the way.