Bangkok : Songkran Festival
   
Songkran Festival in Bangkok

9 April - 17 April

Contact Details : Events Planninig Division, Tourism Authority of Thailand Tel. +66 2250 5500 ext. 3478

Category : Religious and Spiritual Events

Songkran Festival in BangkokDate: 9 - 17 April Venue: Nagaraphirom Park, and the Royal Temple around the Rattanakosin Royal Square, Bangkok Experience the demonstration of the Songkran Festival in 4 regions, pouring some scented water to the Buddha Image, enjoy various tasty dishes and cultural performance at Nagaraphirom Park during 10-15 April at 10.00-20.00 hrs. (the Opening Ceremony will be held on 9 April.) Visit the Royal Temple such as Wat Phra Kaeo, Wat Pho, Wat Arun (The Temple of Dawn), Wat Ratchaorasaram, Wat Ratchaphradit, Wat Ratchabophit, Wat Bowornniwet, Wat Suthat, Wat Phraram Kao, Wat Chanasongkhram, Wat Saket (The Golden Mount), Wat Rakhang, and Wat Kanlayanamit. Moreover, partake in the Songkran Festival in Rattanakosin Royal Square and its neighboring (Bang Lamphu, Khaosan Rd., Phra Athit Rd., Santhichaiprakan and Wisut Krasat) (During 9-17 April, at 10.00-18.00 hrs. Please visit an information booth of each temple for getting a passport to collect the stamp of each temple for receiving a souvenir at Wat Pho.) For more informationEvents Planninig Division, Tourism Authority of Thailand Tel. : +66 2250 5500 ext. 3478www.songkran.netwww.9wat.net
 
 
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