Local Festival and Attractions Activities
The metropolitan, multicultural city of Bangkok has many unique festivals and attractions to celebrate the city’s history and diversity. Let our team assist you to learn more about the history and culture of Thailand when you are visiting
The Songkran festival is the Thai New Year and is celebrated from 13 April to 15 April. Songkran marks the beginning of the new solar year and the start of summer. Conventionally, friends and family celebrate Songkran by by visiting temples and splashing water at one another in the way of wishing each other a year filled with blessings and.
Loy Krathong is one of the most picturesque festivals in Bangkok. During the evening of the full moon of the 12th month in the traditional Thai lunar calendar, people gather around lakes, rivers, and canals to pay their respects to the Goddess of Water by releasing beautiful lotus-shaped rafts, decorated with candles, incense and flowers onto the water.
Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is one of the most happening celebrations in Yaowaraj, the Chinatown of Bangkok. The entire street comes to life with crowds of worshippers, exploding firecrackers, dragon dancers, and families of the Chinese descent who gather to partake in the street fanfare as well as enjoy sumptuous Chinese banquets. In Thailand, the event usually takes place around January or February of every year.
Navratri Hindu Festival
Navarathri is a multi-day Hindu festival which observes God being adored as Mother, celebrated in autumn every year. .. During Navaratri, some devotees of Durga fast and have prayers for the protection of health and property. Communities gettogether in the night for feasts and dancing.
Rattanakosin Exhibition Hall
Rattanakosin Exhibition Hall gives you a good overview of the ancient times, comparingto modern day Bangkok through multimedia and interactive displays.
The Train Night Market
The Train Night Market Ratchada – Talad Nud Rod Fai is a night market with a large variety of shops and food.
Bangkok City Art Gallery
Bangkok City Gallery is a contemporary art gallery situated in the Sathorn district of Bangkok. Find pieces of art created by local artists such as paintings, sculptures, live performances and videos.