Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) New Delhi supported by Royal Thai Consulate Kolkata, recently organized the Amazing Thailand presentation and networking in Kolkata. The objective was to update on the gradual re-opening of Thailand for tourism from India. Around 75 guests including travel agents, media and wedding planners attended the event.
Welcoming the audience, Kasemsan Thongsiri, Acting Consul General - Royal Thai Consulate, Kolkata, updated on the consulate matters focusing on their efforts and procedures to assist travel to Thailand for Indians. He also informed the trade about updated guidelines on entering Thailand, protocol for travelers from India as well as documents and process for obtaining Thailand pass and visa.
Vachirachai Sirisumpan, Director- Tourism Authority of Thailand - New Delhi talked about the re-opening of Thailand. He also highlighted TAT’s new marketing campaign “Visit Thailand Year 2022” that will emphasize Thailand’s strength in biological diversity and cultural richness under the Amazing New Chapter’s concept.
This was followed by a product presentation promoting popular destinations in Thailand like Bangkok, Pattaya, Phuket, Koh Samui and Chiang Mai. The presentation also introduced new products and activities in Thailand that Indian travelers could enjoy.
Highlighting the importance of East India travel market to Thailand tourism, Sirisumpan said, "I would like to thank all our travel trade partners in Kolkata & East India for their continuous support towards Tourism Authority of Thailand and Royal Thai consulate. Kolkata is one of our most important markets and we eagerly look forward to welcoming travelers from here, to Amazing Thailand once again.”