Festivals

The beautiful festivities of Thailand resonate with the country's impeccable culture and tradition. Check out popular festivals you can be a part of while touring the 'Land of Smiles'.

Discover The Bright Candle Festival of Thailand

Would you like to know the local culture when you travel to Thailand? Then you must go beyond the cityscape of Bangkok and visit the Thai countryside. The famous candle festival is such a speciality of Thailand hosted in Ubon Ratchathani. Discover The Candle Festival: Ubon Ratchathani is one of the famous cities of north-eastern […]

Famous Festivals all-round the Year in Thailand!

      Take a journey into the festivals of Thailand. Enjoy its colourrs, foods and celebrations. A lake full of light, streets full of colour, aromas wafting houses and water-soaked smiling faces! This is Thailand’s culture of vibrant festivals. Socialising, family, food and festival is a central construct of Thai living. Thailand’s exciting festivals […]

TAT celebrates Loi Krathong Festival 2020 in the new normal

Visitors are required to preregister to participate in the “Delightful Colours of the River, Loi Krathong Celebrations 2020” in Ayutthaya and five unique locations as well as multiple events in Bangkok. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hosting the “Delightful Colours of the River, Loi Krathong Celebrations 2020” in Ayutthaya and five unique destinations […]

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THE FAMOUS STREETS OF THAILAND COME TO MUMBAI

On our 60th anniversary, we are bringing the famous street food, shopping and the culture of the Land of Smiles to your city, Mumbai. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for all the Thai cuisine and culture lovers to experience Thailand in your own city. Read on to know why you shouldn’t miss […]

ASEAN – Indian Film Festival Schedule

Welcome to the ASEAN-INDIAN Film Festival! Here’s the schedule for the three days film fiesta. Catch the best works of the Southeast Asian film industries at the National Museum Of Indian Cinema, Cumbala Hill, Mumbai. Come, experience the cinematic grandeur from 9-11th August 2019 (Free Entry).

ASEAN-Indian Films Festival 2019

The month of August will bring a special treat for movie lovers with the ASEAN-Indian Films Festival 2019, an exciting exhibition of films from Southeast Asia and India. From 8-11 August 2019, the National Museum of Indian Cinema in Cumbala Hill will host an interesting selection of movies showcasing the cultural variety and vibrancy of […]

Songkran- Join our New Years’ revelry

Holi has always been fascinating for every Indian. Every part of the country celebrates the festival of colours in different ways. Similarly, Songkran, Thailand’s New Year, is celebrated in a manner similar to Holi in every corner of the country. The water festival of Thailand is considered the celebration of beginning a new year on […]

Bangkok Vegetarian Festival

Over the years, we’ve gotten better at marking our calendars with the local Thai holidays. One of the more colorful celebrations that come to mind (and one that we happened to accidentally walk right into the middle of twice) is the Bangkok Vegetarian Festival in Chinatown. Read more about Chris and Angela’s Bangkok Vegetarian Festival […]

Yi Peng Festival 2018, Chiang Mai

Event Name: Yi Peng Festival 2018. Schedule: 20-23 November, 2018. Venue: Tha Phae Gate (Khuang Pratu Tha Phae), Chiang Mai. Activities: Preserve the Yi Peng Festival culture by organising the activities that are unique to the Lanna people. The event’s activities include: “Tam Phang Patit Song Fa Haksa Mueang” (Light the Lanterns to Guard the City) […]

Loi Krathong Festival, Samut Songkhram

Event Name: Loi Krathong Festival. Loi Krathong Kap Kluai of Samut Songkhram adds a new perspective to Thai tourism. This event will promote a tourism linkage from major to minor cities. It presents the local festival with identity, depicts the lifestyle of the riverside communities, living on their beliefs, and environmental protection. Schedule: 21-23 November, […]

Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2019

This Vegetarian Festival happens once a year, during the ninth lunar month, and is one of the most auspicious events on the island. Many Thai people observe this vegetarian festival, even if they do not eat Thai vegetarian food throughout the rest of the year. During this Thai festival, Thai people practice เจ, pronounced jay. […]