Tying the knot at 15m deep

TRANG - Thirty-two couples, including five foreigners, tied the knot at 15 metres deep near Koh Kradan in Sikao district, Trang province, on Tuesday.

The foreign couples were from France, England, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates and China.

Governor Somsak Parisuttho and Salil Totabtiang, chairman of the Trang Chamber of Commerce, took the couples to the annual underwater wedding on Tuesday.

Seven couples also dived to accept blessed sand and register their marriages 15 metres below sea level.

The 18th Trang underwater wedding ceremony, which offers bridal packages costing 35,000 to 40,000 baht, runs until Feb 12.

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Discussion 1 : 11/02/2014 at 09:37 PM
This is the place where family marriages have a whole new meaning.

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