Bangkok Special Arrangements on 26th October 2017
Due to special funeral ceremonies for late King's funeral many stores, bars, Tesco, and 7-11 stores will be closed on 26th October. Some all day, some from afternoon and some for several days depending on owners discretion.
Thursday will also be a public holiday and many Thais will come into Bangkok for the procession and cremation that night.
For details see www.Thaitravelblogs.com and go to Everything you need to know about the funeral of the late King Bumibol.
Public transport will be free. Everyone will wear black out of their respect and grief for their late much loved and revered King.