- Attend Thailand's International Horticultural Exposition Ratchaphruek 2011

September 29, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Thailand is to play host to a 99-day celebration of flowers and agriculture during the International Horticultural Exposition Ratchaphruek 2011.
The gala event will begin on November 9th and runs until February 15th 2012 at the Royal Ratchaphruek Park in the Mae Hia District of Chiang Mai.
During the festival, also known as Royal Flora, visitors will be able to enjoy more than 80 hectares of stunning floral exhibitions, as well as various events and fixtures for tourists.
Among them will be the Giant Flora Wheel, which gives visitors a comprehensive view of the park from 40 metres in the air, while families can enjoy a spectacular show at the Imagination Light Gardens or learn about nature at the Kids' Eco Park.
The International Horticultural Exposition Ratchaphruek 2011 is being held to commemorate the birthdays of Thailand's king, queen and crown prince, while also raising awareness of environmental issues and promoting the local agricultural trade.
Additionally, it will play host to industry symposia and a variety of competitions for growers of flowers and garden designers.
Horticultural enthusiasts can find a diverse selection of Thailand hotels at, such as the Chateau Chiangmai.
More information about the event can be located at

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