Loi Krathong Festival

A Festival of Lights and Lanterns

Imagine the sky filled with lanterns gently floating upwards. Rivers, lakes and oceans glow as small floats made of flowers and banana leaf drift with the currents.

Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Location: October 30 – November 8, 2014

Join a very special session of Thailand – Next Step Travel for a magical festival that will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you. We’ve updated the itinerary to let you take part in this celebration, in addition to the meaningful volunteer project and cultural activities.  If you have ever dreamed of visiting Thailand, you must consider this trip.

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

  • Chiang Mai is the best city to experience the festival
  • Our local staff give you insider access to this unique celebration
  • Chat with Buddhist monks about the meaning of Loi Krathong
  • Visit Wat Doi Suthep and other beautiful Buddhist temples
  • Send off your lantern and release your worries to the sky.
  • Volunteer at a Thai school engaging with children doing educational games and crafts to make learning English fun.
  • All-Inclusive pricing includes all in-country expenses – even tips!
  • No entry visa to Thailand is required.