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Activities in Chiang Mai

Loy Krathong Festival at the Ban Sabai Village Resort and Spa in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Events & Festivals in Chianng Mai

05-05-2014 - King's Coronation

King's Coronation
Celebrating the anniversary of His Majesty, King Bhumibol Adulyadej's coronation, this national holiday is celebrated with parades and homages to the much-loved King of Thailand.

12-05-2014 - Mother's Day

Mother's Day
The western version of Mother's Day is celebrated by expatriates and tourists in Thailand. Spoil your mother with a wellness weekend in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

24-05-2014 - Visakha Bucha / Vesak Day

Visakha Bucha / Vesak Day
One of the most auspicious day in Buddhist religion and culture, Visakha Bucha Day celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha. Visit some of the 130+ wats of Chiang Mai to observe how the Buddhist monks and other devout Thai Buddhists commemorate this important day.

30-07-2014 - Asanha Bucha / Asalha Puja Day

Asanha Bucha / Asalha Puja Day
Asanha Bucha Day celebrates the first public sermon given by Buddha. Held at Deer Park in Benares (Varanasi), India. Auspicious and important to all Buddhist in Thailand, this holiday day is observed throughout the country, but nowhere more than in Chiang Mai with its 130+ Buddhist Wats (temples).

12-08-2014 - HM The Queen’s Birthday

HM The Queen’s Birthday
This national holiday celebrates the birthday of Her Majesty, Sirikit, The Queen of Thailand. Highly revered in Thailand, Queen Sirikit's birthday is celebrated with man festivities and the day is now referred to as Thailand's Mothers Day.

20-08-2014 - Pra Aupakut Merit Making

Pra Aupakut Merit Making
An unusual festival, Pra Aupakut Marit Making is a regional festival unique to Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. Every year, at Midnight of the Wednesday after/on the 15th of August, monks in Chiang Mai take to the street for alms collection. A unique sight and experience for every visitor to Chiang Mai.