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FESTIVALS AND EVENTS - JULY 2017

FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun’s 65th Birthday
 

July 28th, 2017
@ Nationwide (Public Holiday).


King Maha Vajiralongkorn, Rama X, has reigned Thailand since October 13th, 2016, following the passing away of His father, the beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Vajiralongkorn was born on 28 July 1952 and is the only son of King Bhumibol and Queen Sirikit. He has three sisters. He was 64 when he became king, his father had ruled Thailand for over 70 years.

July 28th is a national holiday, in honor to His Majesty The King’s Birthday. December 5th (birthday of King Rama IX) remains a public holiday.


Asahna Bucha Day& Khao Phansa Day

Asahna Bucha : July 8th, (Public Holiday)
Khao Phansa : July 9th. Nationwide.

Asahna Bucha Day is a public holiday marking the day when the Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon at Benares in India, over 2,500 years ago. On this important day, Buddhists will visit temples and make merit. Traditionally, candles will be donated to the temples. Now, electric bulbs are also offered.

The next day is Khao Phansa Day, marking the Buddhist Lent Day. From that day and during a period of three months, monks will remain in one particular place or temple. This period coresponds with the rainy season.


Rafting Down Pai River

July-December 2017
@ Mae Hong Son & Pai.


July marks the beginning of the adventure season in Mae Hong Son. The Pai river is at it’s height and the difficulty level ranges from level 3 to level 5. The natural beauty of this region attracts visitors from everywhere in the country, but one should be careful when rafting down the river: make sure you select a safe and well known rafting company.


Cape Panwa Hotel Raceweek - Phuket

July 19th-23rd, 2017
@ Phuket. Cape Panwa Hotel

This raceweek is one of Asia’s most exciting and fastest growing regattas. Four days of world-class yacht racing in Phuket, combined with four nights of magical beachside parties at the five-star hotel Cape Panwa.

FESTIVALS AND EVENTS
TOP5
HOTELS
CHECK IN
DE LANNA HOTEL
PEACE IN THE CITY
Buri Siri Hotel
CHIC STAY
At Rachamankha Hotel
CASCADE RESORT
Sukantara Resort
RUSTIC AND CHIC
Raya Heritage
SPAS
FOR MEN & WOMEN
The Miracle Spa
BAMBOO THERAPY
Raya Heritage
ENJOY EVERY MINUTES
At Fah Lanna Spa
Service Spa
Kiyora Spa
EAT
SPECIAL CAKES
by Saruda
COFFEE & MORE
Fahtara Coffee
LOBSTER & CRAB
Buffet at Shangri-La Chiang Mai
ELEGANCE
The Consul’s Garden
THE DUKE'S
The Duke's
SHOPS
EXOTIC CELADONWARE
BAN CELADON
FASHION ETHICAL & ECO
Adorn with Studio Naena
SHOPPING & DINING
at Kad Luang Airport
HEALTHY HONEY
From Fora Bee
PLAY
RUSHING WATERS
Siam River Adventures
NATURAL INDIGO
By Studio Naenna
FUN & NATURE
Flying Squirrels
GENTLE GIANTS
Elephant Nature Park
Fun for the whole family
Poo Poo Paper Park