Songkran / Chinese New Year Festival

Khaosan Road On April 13 – 15, there will have Songkran Festival been organized here in every year. Sometimes, the amusement is quite increasing with more excitement until the travelers from everywhere had passed their experiences to others spread widely. Whoever had heard about Songkran Fesival will really want to play splashing water at Khaosarn Road. Thus, here is always being public favor and never lose popularity. As the result, it is not uncommon at all if Khaosarn Road will be dazzled with Thai and foreign travelers with all ages since children, teenagers, adults until old people actually. Moreover, there are so many places to play Songkran in Bangkok.

Khaosan Road Songkran Festival

Those who want to play splashing water together with making a merit, don’t miss here at Wisut Kasat Intersection. Because in every year, there will be Chak Phra Festival as well as setting birds and fish free from Wisut Kasat Intersection to Santi Prakarn Garden on the riverside. In other word, you will be able to experience the atmosphere of Songkran Festival and bring merit back as well.

Wisut Kasat Intersection

“Chinese New Year Festival” is a celebration of Thai-Chinese people in the area of Chinatown, which is the largest Chinatown in the world around the end of January or the beginning of February according to the first full moon period. Bangkok’s Chinatown or Yaowarat has been held the festival for about 2-4 days (the next Chinese New Year Festival in next year is on January 31, 2017).Chinese New Year Festival There are the shows of firecrackers, lion parades, live musics, many street lamps and a scent of incense through the air. Moreover, there are many restaurants on the roadsides with their super delicious food in Thai-Chinese tastes and appearances. Most people celebrate the festival by wearing in red simultaneously.