Activities & Attractions
Songkran, the Thai New Year, is the most important holiday of the year for the locals. The holiday is best known for its water festival. The streets are filled with the customary water fights, people of all ages participate by splashing water on each other – we can assure you that you won’t leave this festival dry.
For the tourists the holiday is known for the wild water fights and impressive festivals all over Thailand. But for the locals the Songkran is a religious, family oriented holiday celebrated with customs and religious ceremonies: serious home cleansing, visiting holy places, honoring the elders and family unity.