Danish State Visit to Thailand, 2001

Queen Margrethe, Prince Henrik, and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark were hosted by King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Queen Sirikit, and the Thai Royal Family on their State Visit to Denmark, which started on this day in 2001.

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They were welcomed in an Official Ceremony in Bangkok, which included a Review of the Guard of Honour. In the evening, King Bhumibol Adulyadej (wearing the Order of the Elephant) and Queen Sirikit (in her Floral Tiara and the Order of the Elephant) hosted a State Banquet in honour of Queen Margrethe (wearing the Floral Aigrette Tiara, Turquoise Earrings & Stomacher, and the Order of the Rajamitrabhorn), Prince Henrik (in the Order of Chula Chom Klao), and Crown Prince Frederik (wearing the Order of Chula Chom Klao) at the Chakri Throne Hall, following which they were given gifts and watched a performance of traditional Thai dancers.

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Other events included a visit to the Thai Royal Dance School with Princess Maha Chakri on Day 2, visiting the Vinmanmek Palace and Sabatan Saeng-Swang School on Day 3, a visit to Elephant Conservation Centre in Lampang to feed and ride elephants on Day 4, and visiting the Chiang May Project, Yang San Lang School, and a garden in Doi Tung, before a Press Conference in Wat Phra That Pa Ngag which preceeded their departure.

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King Bhumibol Adulyadej (in the Order of the Elephant) and Queen Sirikit (wearing her Floral Tiara and the Order of the Elephant) hosted another Banquet in honour of Queen Margrethe (in the Floral Aigrette Tiara and the Order of the Rajamitrabhorn), Prince Henrik (wearing the Order of Chula Chom Klao), and Crown Prince Frederik (in the Order of Chula Chom Klao) on Day 2 at the Chakri Throne Hall, which was also attended by Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn (wearing the Order of the Elephant) and Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (in the Order of Dannebrog).

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One thought on “Danish State Visit to Thailand, 2001

  1. Queen Margrethe looked marvelous during this visit! I especially liked her arrival outfit and the orange print dress she wore during her visit to the school.

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