The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will launch the ‘Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018‘ programme of international events on 1 November to support the government’s national tourism development plan.
The Amazing Thailand Tourism year 2018 promotion will focus on seven distinct categories. these include: sports tourism, gastronomy tourism, maritime tourism, wedding and honeymoon tourism, medical and wellness tourism, community-based tourism and leisure destinations.
Thailand’s deputy prime minister General Tanasak Patimapragorn said, “The Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 shows how important tourism promotion is to the Royal Thai Government’s national agenda. The emphasis is on inclusive tourism that maintains a balance between the economy, environment and benefits for Thai society. The Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 once again gives the country another outstanding opportunity to showcase its capabilities during many large events.”
The schedule for 2017 and 2018 includes the International Fleet Review hosted by the Royal Thai Navy to mark ASEAN’s 50th anniversary, the Air Race 1 World Cup Thailand 2017 scheduled from 17 to 19 November 2017 at the U-Tapao Rayong-Pattaya International Airport, the MotoGP World Championship at Buri Ram Chang circuit in October 2018 and the 4th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism.
Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor said: “Amazing Thailand is the country’s most enduring and award-winning tourism promotion. It highlights many new, exciting international events plus cultural elements that make the Thai tourism offering so appealing.”