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Celebrate Loy Krathong 2021 at Shangri-La Hotel Bangkok

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, is ready to celebrate the Loy Krathong Festival 2021 and has invited the capital’s residents to get captivated by the exciting cultural event that falls this year on Friday, November 19.

The magical celebration, which promises magnificent views with hundreds of “krathongs” floating on the majestic Chao Phraya River, begins with a long and vigorous drum dance parade. Then, on the riverside, attendees can enjoy some classical Thai dance performances.

Also, with the Miss Nooppamas beauty pageant, people can entertain themselves before being dazzled by the night’s most memorable scene –a firework show over the majestic river.

Moreover, those who dress to honor the glory of Siam can participate in best-dressed competitions for both couples and individuals and win special prizes for complimentary stays at the hotel.

At the Shangri-La Hotel, guests can visit the NEXT2 Café and feast on an exquisite menu that includes an international seafood buffet with Canadian lobsters, Alsakan king crab legs, and freshly-shucked oysters.

By choosing a dinner under the full moon or in the comfort of the air conditioning, diners can enjoy a romantic evening topped off with the Krathong floating ritual for 2,998 THB net for adults and 1,499 THB net for children.

There’s also the Salathip Restaurant, known for being a romantic spot that promises unforgettable Loy Krathong river scenes at night and a delicious, authentic Thai buffet for 1,998 THB net for adults and 999 THB net for children.

At Volti restaurant & bar, the best alternative for a fun and informal celebration for the Festival of Lights, guests can try some dishes from a delicious Italian menu in an urban yet elegant setting.

People can also visit Lobby Lounge & Riverfront Poolside, considered one of the best places in the hotel, especially to see the fireworks shows, and get a standard drink with a cover charge of 500 THB net starting at 08:00 p.m.

Those who reserve a table at NEXT2 Café, Volti or Salathip will also receive a complimentary Krathong.

For more information about the event or promotions and to make reservations, contact the hotel staff at (0) 2236 7777 or send an email to