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Water Festival 2018 will take place at 8 sites along the Chao Phraya River:
• Wat Phra Chetuphon Vimolmangklararm
• Wat Arun Rajwararam
• Wat Prayurawongsawas Warawihan
• Wat Kalayanamitr
• Maharaj Pier
• Yod Pi Man River Walk
• Asiatique the Riverfront
• Lhong 1919
A special highlight is Asiatique, with its opportunity for guests to see an exhibition on the “Pa Khao Ma”, visit its tunnel of holy water blessed by four royal temples, and concerts from Thai bands like Image, Polycat, and 60 Miles.
Other highlights include the street food trail, a special route going around the area of the festival showcasing some of the best of the area’s street vendors. See the maps and list of vendors with their signature dishes here.
The free shuttle boat is the easiest way to get to all eight sites! The morning route runs the whole circuit from 9AM to 6PM and the evening route runs between Asiatique, Sathorn Pier, and Lhong 1919 from 5PM to 10PM. Ferry services are also available for select routes. To see more details about the ferry services and shuttle boat click here.
The festival will also take place in Chiang Mai, Phuket, and Udon Thani.