Bangkok is an important economic country that keeps its traditions in the festivals and worship rituals. One of the most important festivals in this country is the National Water Festival, or the New Year celebration, that includes unique traditions including family meetings, religious rituals, and public entertainment. If you are eager to taste new dishes, recognize new traditions, and spend an amusing time, don’t miss the chance and visit Bangkok in their National Water Festival.
The amazing weather of Bangkok in January in addition to the amusing activities held in the eve of the National Water Festival will let the tourists book their place in Thailand several days before the festival. All the streets of Bangkok are occupied with colorful shows and fireworks to amuse the local families and tourists. The festival atmosphere is extended to every home, restaurant, and hotel in the city during the whole night.
The Central World shopping malls have their own celebration traditions in the evening that precedes the National Water Festival as the cheery crowds gather in front of the malls to see the live NYE fireworks, snake stalls, and live concerts by local bands to amuse about a hundred thousand people. The peak hour in these festivals begins at the midnight.
Other people in Thailand prefer to spend the National Water Festival’s eve at their homes or in a tranquil restaurant at the riverside to have a romantic dinner with their beloved relatives and the fireworks at the sky in the midnight will be the best end for such a delicious dinner.
At the morning of National Water Festival, The streets of Thailand become crowded by the people who splash water on their friends and everybody they meet especially the children as an amusing tradition. This tradition is followed by special religious parades to give a spiritual depth to the festival.