Kite Flying is one of the fun filled activities, enjoyed by the people across the word. It is one of the most fascinating sport. Therefore, in various parts of the world Kite flying is enjoyed together, as an International festival. So, if you are also all set to enjoy any of these kite flying festivals then do your flight bookings now.
Listed below are the top festivals:
Japan Kite Festival in Uchinada, Ishikawa
The amalgamation of radiant sand dunes and vibrant sea makes perfect setting for Uchinada’s biggest event, the World Kite Festival, which each year pulls numerous people towards Japan. The stunt kite competition is also very exciting, with squads of up-to eight pilots flying their kites within inches of each other. Huge kites, which resemble hot-air balloons, hover around the coastline, creating brilliant backdrop. All set to enjoy the Japan Kite festival? Do your flight bookings now.
International Kite Festival, Gujarat– Uttarayan
Kite flying in India symbolizes the awakening of God. Therefore, it is celebrated almost everywhere in the country, but the time frames may be different. It is said that the art of kite flying was initiated by the kings, who found the sport pretty entertaining. It was also regarded as a technique of showcasing their skills and power. Nevertheless, the first ever International Festival in India was celebrated in 1989. At this time, people from all around the world participated and showed their interesting knack of flying kites. Gujarat becomes truly the paradise of Kite flying enthusiasts at the time of this International Kite Flying festival. So, if you want to indulge in the kite flying fun? Then quickly do your flight booking for Guajarati! Various domestic flights also connect this state from the rest of the country.
Weifang International Kite Festival
Weifang, Shandong, China, the kite capital of the world, holds Weifang International Kite Festival every year. Kite flying is a very important part of China’s culture and tradition. From incredible opening ceremony to daylong festivities, this fiesta has everything primed to make your kite-flying experience wondrous. During this festival, the sky is sheathed with crowned Cranes, Peacocks, Bats and Phoenixes, all of which symbolize good luck and auspiciousness.
Blossom Kite Festival
Blossom Kite Festival also known as Washington State International Kite Festival is celebrated every year with joy. The Blossom Kite Festival, earlier named the Smithsonian Kite Festival, is an annual event that is traditionally an element of the festivities at the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC. Kite aficionados boast their stunt skills and compete for awards while soaring colourful kites cover the sky, over and around The Washington Museum.
Indonesia Kite Festival in Bali Island, Bali Kite Festival
Various colourful Balinese traditional kites adorn the bright blue sky at Padang Galak, Sanur Beach, during the Annual Bali Kite Festival. Huge kites, usually up to 4 meters wide and 10 meter long float in the sky. The kites feature distinctive traditional shapes and designs such as the Bebean (Fish), Janggan (Birds) and Pecukan (Leaves). Dominated by the colours red, white, and black, these kites display their exceptional allure, as they glide up and down over the rice fields.