This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai EDITOR'S PICKS
Chiang Mai November Festivals: Loi Krathong and Yi Peng
Witness and take part in one of Thailand's most magical experiences! Watch lanterns take to the skies of Chiang Mai during Yi Peng, the Thai Festival of Lights. Yi Peng coincides with the annual Loy Krathong festival so you can experience two traditional events in one. Join one of these special tours and get to know Chiang Mai during this festive period. Explore the city landmarks and then take part in the celebrations by float a krathong basket in the river and release a sky lantern.
November Double Celebrations
In Northern Thailand, the Loy Krathong festival and Yi Peng Lantern festival usually happen at the same time making it a special and exciting time to visit the region. The famous festivals both take place in the 12th Thai lunar month, which often falls in November. The ceremonies are quite the wondrous sights as thousands of decorated baskets (krathongs) and paper lanterns (khom loi) illuminates the river and the sky. Make wishes come true!

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Go on an exploration of Chiang Mai's historic landmarks such as the Three Kings Monument and Wat Chedi Luang. Get a taste of local snacks before joining the Loy Krathong and Yi Peng Festival of Light.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided


    4 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Enjoy the best of Chiang Mai during the festive Loy Krathong period on a 3-day tour. Visit Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Chedi Luang and join the Loy Krathong and Yi Peng sky lantern celebrations!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD1,155.86


Browse by Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai