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Krabi Boek Fa Andaman Festival

Krabi Culture | The Krabi Boek Fa Andaman Festival heralds the tourists of K

One of the greatest festivals of Krabi is the Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival. This is the festival that is held on 16 - 18 November, which is celebrated annually to herald the tourist season to the province. This festival mostly comprises of boat races, musical and cultural performances, sea kayak competitions, parades, sales of local products and other activities.

The Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival is tinged with Indian culture

When you take a look at the Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival, you realize it has the charm of an Indian festival. This is mainly because of the fact that Krabi is greatly influenced by Indian culture and displays Indian color tinges in its social and cultural life. It is a known fact that Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival heralds the tourist reason for Krabi.

So now why hold a festival to herald tourists? It is mainly because Krabi holds its tourist industry high with great sincerity and esteem. It is the scenic beauty of Krabi that tourists are attracted to the place. So in addition to the other fiestas of Krabi, the Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival is organized annually to extend warm greetings to travelers.

The Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival is celebrated to 'open' the Andaman Sea

The direct conversion of Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival is 'the Opening of the Andaman Sea'. The opening in this phrase, is meant to signify that Krabi is always ready to serve its tourists. So though there are tourists in Krabi all year round, the Krabi Boek Fa Andaman festival is celebrated just to herald the start of the flocking of tourists to Krabi.


Last Updated: 20 Feb 2008