The latest in Songkran fashion
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If you haven’t heard, Thai traditional clothing is all the rage now! Made popular by the television soap opera – Love Destiny. Here’s why you should don a Thai sarong and score some perks this Songkran! Check out our tips on conquering Songkran and get ready to get wet and wild!
1. Re-enact your favorite Love Destiny scenes at Ayutthaya
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Step into the lives of your favorite Love Destiny characters as you stroll along the streets of UNESCO world heritage site Ayutthaya. If you’re looking for an out of the ordinary Bangkok experience, this would be a great break from the hustle of the city!
Don a traditional Thai sarong and roam about the Wat Chaiwatthanaram temple grounds for some great photo moments. Grab a bite at the local floating market and pick up handmade souvenirs to take home!
Getting there :
Klook your journey from Bangkok to Ayutthaya in a comfortable private car charter for a convenient and hassle-free journey. Get picked up from your hotel in Bangkok and after a short 1.5-2 hour journey, you’ll arrive at the beautiful ancient city.
Let your experienced driver take you to some of the best sites like the famed Buddha head at Wat Mahathat! The majestic Wat Chaiwatthanaram and floating markets are also not to be missed. We bet the driver has all his favourite meal spots so do pick his brain for things to see and eat!
2. Score discounted tickets at the cinema
Following this new fashion craze, even local cinema Major Cineplex group has hopped onto the bandwagon. Did someone say buy one get one free promotion? All you’ll need to do is show up in a Thai traditional clothing and enjoy your movie!
3. Win FREE prizes!
As part of the Bangkok Songkran festival, the annual Bangkok Songkran Beauty Pageant contest at Bangkok Art and Cultural Center is definitely worth a visit. Just post a photo with the #songkranbkk18 from 12-13th April and you’ll stand to win free prizes!
Don a traditional Thai clothing at the official Songkran festival at Lumpini park and you might just win some free prizes! All you’ll need is to do is post a picture with the hashtag #songkranlumpinipark18. If you haven’t got a clue where you can buy traditional Thai clothing check out April’s thai clothing.
P.S. The store is giving out prizes to the most popular social media posts of people in April’s thai clothes! Just post a picture with #aprilsthai and you’re all set to win!
You’ll be needing a 4G SIM card for all your Instagram needs as well as a Bangkok airport transfer for a hassle free trip out of the airport!