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Why Visit Bangkok Thailand In January

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Why Visit Bangkok Thailand in January

 

January Tourist Events in Bangkok

 

New Year's Day (1 Jan)

Enjoy the New Year Celebrations on 1st Jan corresponds to the Thai year 2556 B.E., See the grand-scale celebrations in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Pattaya, and Phuket. In Bangkok, you can enjoy events on December 31th night at Ratchaprasong area (Central World Plaza), Siam Paragon, Rama VIII Bridge, Silom and Sanam Luang.This is one of the 3 New Years that Thai people celebrate (along with Chinese and Thai New Years), it’s a time for visiting family and friends.

 

               

Chinese New Year ( 31st Jan) :- Chinese New YearThis is not a Public Holiday, but with so much Chinese in the local population, particularly in some parts of Bangkok, Chinese New Year is celebrated in style.Most of the country carries on as normal, but local family Chinese shops and businesses will close for the festivities. Lion dances, red money packets & firecrackers abound.     

 

Also Janauary is the Best & driest time in Bangkok, and therefore a popular time to travel Bangkok. If the weather is cloudy, you can really enjoy the tour, however in sun it really gets Hot. This combined with high humidity means that it can be somewhat uncomfortable at times. If visiting during this period be sure to pack a lot of light, cotton clothing to deal with the hot and sticky conditions. During this time, weather will show extreme temperature and often it climbs to the mid 30’s.

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