Plan a different kind of holiday this year and spend New Years Eve 2014 in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand’s beautiful, medieval city. Chiang Mai has expanded beyond its ancient city walls, but its temple filled back streets still remind visitors of the magnificence of the Thai dynasties of days gone by. Today, traditional wooden homes and ancient temples manage to blend perfectly with trendy lounge bars, chic restaurants and boutique hotels, making it an exceptional place to bring in the New Year. Even with the city’s serene landscapes, there’s always a reason to party in Thailand, and the locals are always more than happy to join in the fun.
Countdown – Firework – Parties New Years Eve 2014 in Chiang Mai
NYE 2014 in Chiang Mai nightlife will more than likely be focused on 3 primary areas with visitor’s celebrating in the bars around Thanon Ratwithi and Thanon Moon Muana, and locals typically prefer the bars in Thanon Nimmanhemin. Both locals and visitors love the River Ping music venues which have made the area a preferred place to party on New Years Eve.
Some of the most popular bars to check out on New Years Eve 2014 in Chiang Mai include the luxurious lounge bar Glass Onion that serves wine, beer and cocktails. The Writer’s Club and Wine Bar is a great place as well offering a nice selection of food and an extensive wine list. Popular nightclubs include the waterfront Riverside bar and restaurant which specializes in trad rock music. Riverside has a celebrated reputation, providing delicious cocktails and draft beers in an exceptional candlelight setting; the club also serves outstanding cuisine.
Zoe’s corner is sure to be a fun place for celebrating New Years countdown to 2014 in Chiang Mai, a plaza filled with laid back bars typically brimming with visitors and expats alike, where you can ring in the New Year with fireworks, and dancing your way into the New Year. A number of hotels in the area will be hosting their own unique celebrations as well, typically include a wonderful meal, drinks, live music and more.
Tha Pae Gate and Tha Pae Road are other local areas that are exciting places to bring in New Years Eve 2014 in Chiang Mai. Tha Pae Road will be closed to traffic from sunset onwards when it will be filled with food and drink stalls, and hosting a variety of dance performances and music, following by a spectacular fireworks display at midnight.
A traditional celebration everyone looks forward to which will be the same for New Year countdown 2014 in Chiang Mai is when thousands of lanterns are sent off into the sky like countless hovering stars, carrying New Years Eve wishes with them. Party goer’s will be spilling out into the streets to witness this stunning tradition and the fireworks to follow at midnight.
Hotel And Accommodations for New Years Eve 2014 in Chiang Mai
There are several exceptional accommodation choices in Chiang Mai to choose from the extravagant to the budget friendly. Some great options include Le Meridien Chiang Mai Hotel, Thapae Boutique House, and the Twenty Lodge.