PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN THAILAND

New Year’s Day
01 January 2016: The beginning of the western New Year is a national holiday in Thailand, one of three “new year” holidays celebrated every year.

MakhaBucha
22 Feb 2016: MakhaBucha celebrates the Buddha's first sermon in to his disciples.

Chakri Day
06 April 2016: Chakri Day commemorates the founding of the current dynasty by its first king, Rama I.

Songkran
13-15 April 2016: Songkran is the traditional Thai New Year, generally celebrated as a water festival.
Be prepared to get wet all over as revellers abound, ready to soak you as a form of celebrating this season!

Labor Day
01 May 2016: International Labor Day is also celebrated as a national holiday, even though there isn’t much ado about it.

Coronation Day
05 May 2016: Celebrates the day when the current king Rama IX was crowned in 1949.

VisakhaBucha
20 May 2016: The holiest Buddhist holiday celebrates the birth, enlightenment and entry into nirvana of the Buddha.

AsalhaBucha
19 July 2016: This day commemorates the Buddha’s first sermon and the founding of the Buddhist Sangha (monkhood) about 2,500 years ago.

Buddhist Lent
20 July 2016: This day marks the beginning of the Buddhist ‘lent’ period, a time when monks are supposed to retreat to their temples while new life springs forth.

Queen’s Birthday
12 August 2016: Her Majesty the Queen’s birthday is a national holiday, also serving as the country’s Mothers’ Day as well.

Chulalongkorn’s Memorial Day
23 October 2016: Celebration of the death anniversary of Thailand’s one of the most revered kings, Rama V.

King’s Birthday

05 December 2016: His Majesty the King’s birthday is celebrated throughout the country and also serving as the country’s Fathers’ Day as well.

Constitution Day
10 December 2016: Celebrates the date in 1932 when the country was granted its first constitution.

New Years’ Eve
31 December 2016: The day before the Western New Year day is always marked a national holiday.

Tips on enjoying Bhundhari Chaweng Beach Resort

The essence of the experience is to “simply relax and take it easy”. Ignore the need to be constantly connected to the world. Rediscover yourself. Rejuvenate your senses. Revitalize your life. Find yourself. The resort was not designed with luxury in mind; it is simply a cozy boutique beach resort to help you relax and unwind.

So, here's the Top Ten Tips(from our guests) on enjoying Bhundhari Chaweng Beach Resort:

  • Relax and rediscover yourself; take it easy and rest your mind
  • Make new friends
  • Laugh and smile
  • Take selfies
  • Walk barefoot
  • Chill out => enjoy that cold beer or your favorite cocktail
  • Pamper yourself with an aromatic spa session
  • Go for that dip in the sea
  • Enjoy a romantic dinner
  • Admire the beauty of nature, the sea, the sound of the waves, the wind

Rin Nok Beach or Haad Rin Nok is internationally known for its Full Moon Parties. This spot is ranked as the third most beautiful place in the world to view the full moon. It is not surprising that a great number of tourists from all over the world flock here to take part in the famous celebration every full moon night. Refer to the various website links providing more information on the Full Moon Parties at Koh Phangan.

Full Moon Party Dates

Month
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2016
23rd
23rd
22nd
21st
21st
19th
17st
18th
16th
16th
14th
14th
2017
12th
12th
12th
11th
11th
9th
10th
7th
5th
6th
3rd
3rd
2018
1st& 31th
23rd
2nd& 31th
29th
30th
27th
29th
26th
24th
25th
22nd
22nd

2016 : 23 January, 23 February, 22 March, 21 April, 21 May, 19 June, 17 July, 18 August, 16 September, 16 October, 14 November, 14 December

2017 : 12 January, 12 February, 12 March, 11 April, 11 May, ( June, 10 July, 7 August, 5 September, 6 October, 3 November, 3 December

2018 : 1 & 31 January, 23 Febryary, 2 & 31 March, 29 April, 30 May, 27 June, 29 July, 26 August, 24 September, 25 October, 22 November, 22 November, 22 December


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