CHIANG RAI – The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s Chiang Rai Office and relevant agencies have jointly held a press conference to promote the upcoming Valentine’s Day festival.
The festival, scheduled for 14th February, is to take place at Kaeng Pha Dai rapids in Wiang Kaen District. Kaeng Pha Dai rapids are part of the Mekong River which separates the country from Laos. Organizers aim to introduce the attraction to Thai and foreign tourists
The event will feature wedding ceremonies on a boat in the middle of Kaeng Pha Dai especially held for Thai, Laotian and ethnic couples, a Northern-style dinner reception, a singing contest and cultural performances by the ethnic groups of Chiang Rai.
By Vipaporn Pooritanasarn