Loy Krathong Festival in Bangkok

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It’s the Loy Krathong festival all over Thailand today. I’ll go out later and take some photos in Lumphini Park. That’s a good place for people to launch their Krathong on the water.

Lumphini Park Map

A couple of years ago I tried going to the Chao Phraya River but it was too crowded.

There’s some information on the history and story behind the festival here.


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3 Responses to “Loy Krathong Festival in Bangkok”

  1. Enhancing a Krathong « Bkkphotographer's Blog Says:

    […] a Krathong By bkkphotographer The Loy Krathong celebrations in Lumphini Park on Monday night were very lively and busy. But they were not very easy to photograph. People were […]

  2. mdee88 Says:

    stunning colors and very pleasing composition. i like the slight curve on the lower left giving a massive feel to the krathong display-i suppose shot with a wide angle.

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