Revealing once again that Thailand values Chinese travelers especially, an inaugural charter flight from Xi’an was met a luxury welcome at U-Tapao-Rayong-Pattaya Airport.
10 million travelers gotten here in Thailand in 2015, however not all of them got the kind of pleased welcome the 160 Chinese on the March 9 Loong Air flight got.
Airport Director Adm. Rapeepong Sowan, welcomed all the travelers personally after the Airplane A320 travelled through a celebratory water tunnel to come to Terminal 2.
The travelers from Xi’an, the capital of Shaanxi Province in main China were welcomed with dancers and standard Thai drummers from Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and existed with flower garlands and presents.
Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, Chinese travelers represented one in 3 foreign traveler arrivals in Thailand. They just started going back to the kingdom in February, when Thai and Chinese tourist companies worked together to release tourist promo projects to bring in Chinese tourists to Thailand.
This follows China authorized trip companies’ operation of group trips in 20 countries from February 6 onward. On the other hand, The Thai Chamber of Commerce in China shows that the variety of Chinese tourists showing up in Thailand might possibly reach 10 million this year.
Thai Chamber of Commerce in China Secretary-General Phaichit Viboontanasarn stated the Chinese federal government licensing trip representatives to run group trip services will significantly benefit Thai tourist. He stated the advancement will lead to Chinese travelers returning faster and with higher strength than earlier anticipated.