What’s about the feeling of upcoming Christmas holidays? If you are tired of waiting for the Christmas celebration, it’s not a problem. Go to Phuket in Thailand and begin to celebrate just from the 15th till 20th of December.
Thailand loves the holidays. And the Christmas is not the exception. High tourist season in Phuket begins with the annual Christmas carnival in Patong, which lasts six days. At this time, the island attracts thousands of visitors to enjoy the atmosphere of the festival, it is the atmosphere of fun and hospitality.
According to tradition, a festival in Patong is passed simultaneously in two places – on the seaside of Soi Bangla, where a huge Ferris wheel is sited, and on the football field next to Loma Park. Celebratory parade, live music performed by popular Thai groups, performances of dressed in national costumes of dancers, street contests with prizes, beach competitions and team games, and, of course, delicious Thai food – the inherent attributes of the carnival in Patong, fantastical atmosphere that will always be remembered.
Dates: 15-20 December
Place: Patong, Phuket, Thailand