Ubon Ratchathani is one of the four major cities of Isan also known as the “big four of Isan”

Ubon Ratchathani is one of Thailand’s most interesting provinces. The capital city has plenty of history and charm, and nature-lovers will really enjoy themselves here. … Even more remote is the jungle-clad intersection of Thailand, Laos and Cambodia,…

                                                   ABOUT UBON RATCHATHANI

A City of Beautiful Lotuses, a Two-colored River, Delicious Fish, Beaches and Rapids, Thai Scholars, Devout Buddhists, Finely Carved Candles, and Pre-historical Rock Paintings.

Ubon Ratchathani Candle Festival


enue: Muang District, Ubon Ratchathani Province

The Candle Festival in Ubon Ratchathani Province is considered to be one of the biggest merit festivals of this Province which will be held in Asalha Puja or Dharma Day and in the beginning of Buddhist lent every year. There will be the procession of carved candles in various shapes along the road from Sri Ubon Rattanaram temple to Thung Si Muang temple. The festival also includes a light and sound presentation, cultural shows, and displays of local artisans’ handcrafting and sculptures.