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Bangkok Airport saw a 15 % rise in Songkran Travelers

Suvarnabhumi Airport saw a 15 percent rise in the number of passengers year-on-year during the Songkran holiday on Apr 9-18, according to the airport’s director of Airports of Thailand Plc (AoT).

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Suvarnabhumi Airport saw a 15 percent rise in the number of passengers year-on-year during the Songkran holiday on Apr 9-18, according to the airport’s director of Airports of Thailand Plc (AoT).   Somchai Sawasdipol said there were 156,000 passengers/day using the airport during the long holiday, or about 1.56 million passengers over the ten-day period.

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The number of domestic travellers increased 29 percent (389,000 passengers), while there were over 1.75 million passengers, or a 11 percent rise, in the figure for international passengers. The number of flights also rose during the Thai New Year festive season, with over 9,300 flights operating (a 9.5 percent rise in flights). Over 2,700 flights operated on domestic routes (an increase of 9.5 percent), and more than 6,600 flights for international routes (a rise of 5.3 percent). Read More

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Will Thailand’s plan for quarantine-free tourism set a global trend?

According to the Tourism Authority of Thailand, the quarantine-exemption measures implemented in Phuket will be extended to five other key tourism destinations – Krabi, Phang Nga, Surat Thani (Ko Samui), Chonburi (Pattaya) and Chiang Mai – from October 1.

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As part of plans to stimulate a rebound in tourism, some countries have moved to waive compulsory quarantine for international travellers who have received a coronavirus vaccine.

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TAT New York Office to host virtual Thai New Year celebration broadcast live from Chiang Mai

All are invited to participate in this one-night only celebration that will be broadcast live from Chiang Mai, featuring an hour-long programme offering something for all those who love Thailand’s traditional culture, its festivals, and Thai food.

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) New York Office is organising an online “Spring into Songkran Splendours” celebration to welcome in the traditional Thai New Year 2021.

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Thai tourism officials welcome Miss Grand International 2020 contestants

After arriving in Bangkok on 28 February, all Miss Grand International 2020 contestants have spent two weeks in Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) in Thailand as required under nationwide regulations to prevent and control the spread of COVID-19.

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Thai tourism officials welcome Miss Grand International 2020 contestants

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to welcome the organisers and all 63 contestants of the Miss Grand International 2020 beauty contest, following their completion of the 14-day mandatory quarantine in Thailand.

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