Loy Krathong Festival: The lights of Bangkok 2015

‘Loy Krathong Festival: The lights of Bangkok 2015’

Presented by TakeMeTour x HotelQuickly


Good day, fellow travelers

Loy Krathong is coming just right around the corner. This festival of lights is one of the most beautiful events held in Thailand; with all the candle lights on floating Krathongs and thousands of fireworks. Today, Our TakeMeTour team, in collaboration with HotelQuickly, would like to introduce you the best picks of 1-day trips and hotels you guys could enjoy your Loy Krathong from day to night. These 4 trips feature a boat ride and local attractions, and another 4 hotels are located by riverside and will be holding Loy Krathong Festival at night.

If you don’t have any plan for this Loy Krathong Festival yet, then, we would like to encourage you guys to take a look at them and make your day one of the best memorable events of yours.

Let’s what we have here 😀


TakeMeTour day trips

Take a local day trip to discover Bangkok and its suburban area on Loy Krathong day. Here are the best 4 recommended trips to enable you to feel the local vibe during the day.

1. Explore Bangkok by Boat

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Taking a boat ride to Wat Arun

Enjoy this beautiful view of Bangkok from the other side of the river bank. Our local expert, Miss Nattaporn, will take y’all to many attractions by boat and explore a local shopping market and its community afterward. ***It’s a free trip with limited availability*** Grab it fast while it lasts! 😉

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Wang Lang Market

 

2. One day many perspectives in Bangkok

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Taling Chan Floathing Market

Start your day off by traveling to Taling Chan Floating Market by bus. The floating market is located in a suburban district of Bangkok riverside. Shop and grab some yumminess, then, off to an orchard garden and a local temple by boat. Afterward, we will take buses to Chareon Krung road, a vintage area right next to Chao Phraya river, where you guys can have a tasty dinner.

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Charoen Krung Road

 

3. Back to the old day and Chill out

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A boat ride along Chao Phra Ya river

Miss Nawiin, Our local expert of this trip will show you how to be a real local Thais with a budget could do/go in a day. The trip, itself, is flexible depend on your traveling style. She will take you guys to sightsee and observe the beauty of Bangkok riverside, vintage architecture, and local communities such as Temple of Dawn, Sirirat Museum, and Rama VIII Bridge. You guys, then, will have a very traditional style dinner by Chao Phraya river.

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Dinner by the river

 4. Boat Tour : Heritage & Rural along the Canal

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A long-tail boat

A quick trip by boat to observe what it likes around town. You will be taking a boat ride to many local places such as, Flower Market, Artist House, Dawn Temple etc, with Mr. Natt Acharin, our local expert. See local communities of Khlong Bang Luang and the old town of Bangkok.

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Puppeting at Artist’s house, Khlong Bang Luang


Hotel lists from HotelQuickly

At dusk, take these 4 hotels by riverside to your consideration, participate in their Loy Krathong celebration and watch traditional performances in style.

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1. Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside

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Beautiful ambient from Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside

An exquisite dinner with a breathtaking panoramic view at the rooftop of Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside is such a superb experience that you should never miss. The hotel is located close to Asiatique where you can chill out, shop, and float Krathongs with your love ones on Loy Krathong Festival night.

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Ramada hotel’s atmosphere

2. Millenium Hilton Bangkok

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Such a mesmerising sight from Millennium Hilton

If you couldn’t find a place to stay overnight with a stunning view of Chao Phraya river, please, consider booking a hotel room from Millenium Hilton Bangkok. No matter which room you will be staying over, you will still be able to capture the sparkling moment of Loy Krathong Festival from you room.

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The hotel room

3. Shangri-La Hotel

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A stunning scenery from Shangri-La

Don’t have a plan on this Loy Krathong night? Join Loy Krathong Festival at Shangri-La Hotel, experience full services in Lanna (northern Thai) style, and watch many spectacular performances which will be held right at Chao Phraya riverside.

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Charming atmosphere from the hotel

4. Mandarin Orientel Hotel

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The view from Madarin Oriental’s riverside

Mandarin Oriental Hotel is one of Thailand’s best 5-star hotels, located beautifully right by Chao Phraya riverside. Be ready to encounter the world’s full services and enjoy your Loy Krathong night in style.

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A superb view from the hotel room


 

TakeMeTour also offers free trips for any traveler who would like to try out. Check out this link for the latest update and details of our free trips. Any further inquiry about local day trips, please, do feel free to ask

If you would like to book a last-minute hotel room with HotelQuickly, please, feel free, to use our promo code ‘TAKEMETOUR’ and get a discount of 400 baht exclusively for first-time customers. The code will be valid until December 31st, 2015.

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