The ceremony to light the tree was chaired by former deputy prime minister Suwat Liptapanlop.
The tree is 25 metres tall and has a 10 metre wide base. It was made with metal frames and decorated with artificial tree leaves and 30,000 bulbs.
Tourists flocked to the area to pose for photos in front of the tree on Friday night.
Published : December 22, 2018
By : The Nation