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Top 4 Best Places to Celebrate Songkran in Thailand

Escape the summer heat and experience the Thai New Year Songkran festival with traditional celebrations and a feast of Thai. Here are 4 places to celebrate the Songkran festival.

 


Amari Koh Samui

Beach Wing Pool from 14:00 to 16:00

Join the parade around our Beach Wing Pool where the celebration begins, with traditional water-pouring and then a fun all-out splash fest with friends and family.

Amaya Food Gallery from 19:00 to 22:00

Come to enjoy live entertainment and traditional Thai dancing performances while feasting on a delicious Thai and barbeque buffet.

The Songkran buffet dinner is at 950 THB net per person including your choice of a glass of wine or local beer. Children under six dine free of charge and kids from age 6 to 11 enjoy half price.

For reservations, www.amari.com/koh-samui/

 


Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square

International Buffet Lunch 12:00 to 14:30

Enjoy the traditional taste of Songkran with ‘Khao Chae’ during lunch at The Square, Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square., ‘Khao Chae’ is a refreshing must-try dish during the Songkran period. Along with ‘Khao Chae’, enjoy western and eastern dishes along with an assortment of desserts, fresh fruit and free flow soft drinks.

International Buffet Lunch is available during April 6 – 16 on Monday – Saturday from 12.00 – 14.30 hrs.

For reservations, http://www.novotelbkk.com/special-offers/

 


Siam Songkran Music Festival

The newest four-day Songkran music festival is set to be held on 12 – 15 April, 2019 at the SHOW DC Arena. Siam Songkran is set to blend Thai and Western cultures with a packed music and entertainment programme and the largest water fight in Bangkok. Held over four days with four outdoor zones and two huge stages showcasing live music from top Thai performers, as well as talent from around Asia.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.siamsongkran.com and range from 1,500THB for a single day pass, to 6,400THB for a VIP 4 Day Pass. VVIP Packages range from 100,000THB (for 6 pax) to 385,000THB, the first festival pack with pool suite.

Mandarin Oriental

Sala Rim Naam Restaurant 12:00 to 14:30

From 1 – 30 April 2019 – come and stay cool with this Thai specialty at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. Enjoy the delicious sweetness of the jasmine scented water on the palette, coupled by the sharp flavours of fried sweet peppers, battered salted eggs, stuffed shallots, fried shrimp paste, sweet fish, salty beef and pickled vegetables and fruits.

For reservations, www.mandarinoriental.com/bangkok