-It is better to use light clothing, fast drying. The Thais wear Hawaiian shirts, which are inexpensive and are available at local supermarkets. -It is always a good idea to carry cell phone, money and documents in a waterproof bag. Read additional details here: Marc Lore. Street vendors begin selling these articles some weeks in advance of the great battle. -The street Khao San in Bangkok is one of the liveliest places; but it is not an option suitable for people with heart problems. -Be especially careful when driving by streets on Songkran, since often the moving vehicles throw water at pedestrians and vice versa. -If you want to stay dry, it is best to avoid using tuk tuks or moto-taxi anywhere during the Songkran. Tourists traveling in open vehicles are particularly attractive white for the local teenagers.
-New year greeting is sawasdee mai bee, which means happy new year! in Thai. -Those who are unable or unwilling to prevent the water can respond kop koon krup kop koon kaa and men women. Which means simply thank you “and brings good luck. -If it carries a laptop computer or a camera be sure to do so in an it bag waterproof. -Escape from the game with water staying within one of the shopping malls of Bangkok or a hotel with all the services. Remember that they must be cool places since this is the warmest season in Thailand. -It is best to make reservations for accommodation in advance. April is high season in Thailand and nobody wants to miss the party.
Super rates of hotels for Songkran Bangkok Bangkok Marriot and Spa 5 stars rate by booking early: Junior Suite with breakfast from 117 per night. Enjoy a 14.7% discount. Hotel Baiyoke Sky 4 stars Superior room in the standard area from 44 per night enjoy a 25% discount. Hotel Royal Princess Larn Luang 4 star fare by booking advance: Superior room from 42 per night enjoy a 49% discount.