To appraise the Indian travel fraternity about the re-opening of Amazing Thailand for tourism, the Royal Thai Embassy and Tourism Authority of Thailand, New Delhi organised a media briefing event at the Royal Thai Embassy, New Delhi on March 11, 2022.
The event Welcome back to Thailand with Amazing New Chapters’ focused on updating the media on Thailand re-opening including flights from India, visa process, SOP for tourists, requirements need to visit Thailand as well as steps & measures taken by the tourism authorities and Thai government to ensure high standards of health and safety measures for tourists and local tourism representatives in Thailand.
The afternoon commenced with an opening remark by H.E Pattarat Hongtong, Ambassador of Thailand to India, who gave an overview of Thailand looking forward to welcoming back Indian tourists.
This was followed by an address by Tanes Petsuwan, Deputy Governor for Asia & South Pacific region, Tourism Authority of Thailand. Petsuwan highlighted the ‘Visit Thailand Year 2022’ with TAT’s marketing campaign theme of ‘Amazing New Chapters’ to welcome back tourists to Thailand with new perspectives and experiences.
The media briefing also included a presentation and tourism updates by Thai Airways International, Association of Thai Travel Agents (ATTA), Thai Hotel Association (THA) and Thai Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB).
Post the briefing the media got an opportunity to savour authentic Thai street food at the Embassy lawns.
As Thailand once again prepares to welcome back tourists from all over the world, this event was a great way to connect with the Indian travel trade as well as directly to Indian travellers and inform them of the latest updates and SOPs related to tourism in Thailand.