New Year is around the corner and the Southeast, one of world’s most popular holiday regions, is all geared up to welcome millions of people for New Year celebrations.
Be it the spectacular fireworks along the river in Thailand, sophisticated parties against the backdrop of wonderful skyscrapers in Singapore or exciting beachside parties in the lap of picturesque beauty of Bali, Southeast Asia has plenty to offer to revellers who will be here around the New Year!
Singapore has terrific New Year celebrations. From beaches to hotels and pubs to public places, each place in the city has a unique flavour for the night and no party lover can give it a miss. Head down to Marina Bay to enjoy a breathtaking fireworks display and catch sight of some of the iconic landmarks of the city including Marina Bay Sands hotel, Singapore Flyer Ferris Wheel and Supertree Grove – all decked up. You can also move to the Bay East Garden to make the most of these panoramic views.
The capital of Thailand, Bangkok is a famed party hub, visited by huge crowds all throughout the year. Whether you wish to party it up at an atmospheric rooftop bar in the city or look for an intimate dinner cruise with your partner, Bangkok will impress you with a delightful range of New Year’s Eve celebrations. Besides, you can head to Chao Phraya River to enjoy a wonderful firework show on the New Year’s Eve.
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Called “the Rose of the North”, Chiang Mai is a true Thai gem where New Year is celebrated with great zeal. The major draw of the New Year’s Eve in the city is the act of the release of the lanterns. There is a ritual of releasing thousands of candle-lit lanterns around the city every year as a symbol of good luck for the New Year. If you wish to experience something different from the usual New Year celebrations, visit the cultural capital of Thailand and take delight at the sight of candles brightening up the night’s sky!
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The vibrant nightlife of Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, is truly mesmerising! Enjoy amazing fireworks and fountain shows at the famous KLCC Park. You would also love to enjoy fantastic live music performances here. Moreover, you can experience the bustling nightlife of Kuala Lumpur at Changkat Bukit Bintang, a hub of best bars and pubs in the city. There’s never a dull moment here and the incredible view from some of the rooftop bars is a sight to behold.
Though this paradise island conquers travellers from across the globe with its natural beauty, beautiful beaches and rich traditions, there’s no end to celebrations here as well. Be it any time of the year, the nation never disappoints party lovers! The Bali’s original sunset destination with a lovely restaurant, bar and beach lounge set, Ku De Ta is a perfect spot to discover on New year’s Eve and to enjoy an assorted soulful soundtrack with mesmerising views across the Indian Ocean.