List of Thailand Holidays 2013 Calendar | Holidays in Thailand 2013
The beautiful country of Thailand has lots of holidays throughout the year. Here is a full and complete list of all of the holidays in each month:
01: Happy New Years’s Day – First day of the calendar year (Tuesday)
Visakha Bucha Day
Visakha Bucha or simply “Vesak” is a holiday celebrating the birth, life, enlightenment, and passing of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. It is celebrated in many Asian countries including India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, etc. Continue reading
The Songkran festival is an annual festival in Thailand that takes place on April 13 – April 15. The date was not always fixed, it was once determined by the position of the stars. Songkran 2013 coincides with the hottest day of the whole year in Thailand. It used to mark the beginning of the year before Thailand using the Gregorian Calendar system.