Songkran


The Ultimate Guide to Songkran 2019

It’s Thailand’s most famous festival – and one that Thai people hold nearest and dearest to their hearts. Songkran marks the beginning of Thai New Year, an important event on the Buddhist calendar, and one which is celebrated all over the country. The festival falls at the hottest time of […]

Playful water fight in Thailand during Songkran

Songkran in Thailand

5 TIPS TO ENJOY SONGKRAN IN THAILAND

Celebrate Thai New Year with all the fun of the annual water festival with our top tips to making the most of Songkran from 13th April to 15th April 2015. Exuberant water fights anywhere and everywhere, parades and a street party vibe; Songkran is a vibrant, unforgettable festival in Thailand. […]


EXPERIENCE THAILAND’S VIBRANT SONGKRAN NEW YEAR FESTIVAL 1

EXPERIENCE THAILAND’S VIBRANT SONGKRAN NEW YEAR FESTIVAL Thailand’s New Year name is taken from ancient Sanskrit, with “Songkran” meaning “to pass” or “to move into” in reference to the zodiacal orbit of the sun, moon and other planets. Indeed Songkran is greatly influenced by ancient Indian beliefs. The festival coincides […]

Experience Thailand’s vibrant Songkran at Anantara Vacation Club