One of the best things to travel to Thailand during May and June is to experience variety of tropical fruits. Known as fruits seasons, May-June period is when fruits are most available in Thailand. The most famous one, of course, is no one other than Durian aka King of the fruit.
See what did Kimmel think of the fruit? ;D
While there are many ways to experience the local flavors, we would like to recommend the most affordable and convenient ways so that you could save time and money while still could unlimited enjoy all the fruits you like. We are talking about Fruit Buffet which available only once a year!
Here are the list of the most popular fruit buffets in Thailand:
1. Thailand Amazing Durian & Fruit Fest 2017
Meet variety of fruits including durian, mangosteen, mango, rambutan, lychee, watermelon, banana, papaya and much more. The fair opens for entry 5 rounds a day i.e. 10am – 12.30pm, 1pm - 2.30pm, 3pm - 4.30pm, 5pm - 6.30pm, and 7pm - 8.30pm.
Bangkok: Central World (24-31 May 2017)
Chiang Mai: Central Festival (7-13 June 2017)
Phuket: Central Festival (28 June -4 July 2017)
2. Fresh Fruit Festival 2017
Just across the street from Central World, Fresh Fruit Festival locates at Big C Rajchadumri. The festival opens 6 rounds per day including 11.00-11.45am / 12.15-1pm / 1.30-2.15pm / 2.45-3.30pm / 4.00-4.45pm / 5.15-6.00pm. Reservations are not available. Arrive early to book the queue is recommended.
3. Fruit Buffet at Baiyoke Sky Hotel
Favorite spot of many customers, Fruit buffet at Baiyoke sky hotel offers unlimited fruit buffet all year round. You can enjoy tasting variety of fruits while enjoy the nice view of Bangkok. It also offers fruit smoothies, jelly, and ice cream. It opens every day from 9am – 9pm at 18th floor of Baiyoke Sky Hotel.
In sum, from our customer feedbacks, Thailand Amazing Durian & Fruit Fest 2017 offers the largest variety of fruits selections. Fruit Buffet at Baiyoke Sky Hotel, on the other hand, offers the most memorable experiences. It offers decent variety of fruit selections and the very beautiful view of Bangkok. For anyone who would like to know more about Thai fruits, check out this article: Thai Fruits