Bangkok Marathon, Trang Underwater Wedding, Chiang Mai Flower Festival and much more…
The month of love is here and with its onset, Amazing Thailand brings in some of the distinctive, quirky and one of its kind events & activities for the tourists to indulge in.
Make this Valentine’s Day perfect for you and your partner to tie the knot, by opting for the ‘Underwater Wedding Ceremony 2017’. A Thai wedding ceremony of pouring luster water and a marriage registration underwater, is all you need to make your wedding unique and out of the box. The Trang Underwater Wedding Ceremony is scheduled from 12th to 14th February 2017.
For the sports lovers & health enthusiasts there is ‘Bangkok Marathon’, one of the popular marathons scheduled for 5th February to unleash and experience the thrills. The route has been planned in such a way that it provides amazing views of the city as runners run towards the river. The scenic route takes in many of Bangkok’s historical landmarks and some of the diverse ethnic communities in the city.
That’s not all. For the nature lovers, there is 41st Chiang Mai Flower Festival from 3rd – 5th Feb. Living up to the name ‘Rose of the North,’ Chiang Mai organizes the Chiang Mai Flower Festival to showcase its beautiful flowers and decorative plants which are in full bloom towards the end of the winter season in early February. Suan Buak Hat Park is transformed into an open-air exhibition centre where the tourists can find a magnificent tapestry of floral splendor that blankets the land. Orchid lovers should not miss the opportunity to see a variety of beautiful orchids grown by locals. The festival also features flower-decorated floats that parade around the city showing the vibrant colored flowers as well as dancers in traditional costumes.
Highlighting some of the incredible events, Ms Soraya Homchuen, Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand in Mumbai, commented,“Thailand as a destination has witnessed immense growth and popularity in the past few years. At Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) we strive to curate events and festivals that cater to people from various age groups and with varied interests. With our remarkable events like the ‘Underwater Wedding Ceremony 2017’ and the ‘Bangkok Marathon’ we aim to expand our horizons in terms of travel and tourism experiences.”