Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) announces seasonal closure of certain tourist attractions in Thailand's national parks in 2024
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has announced that seasonal closures of certain tourist attractions in Thailand's national parks have begun in 2024.
The closure is a routine annual closure designed to improve the safety of Thailand's national parks and promote ecological recovery. Each national park closes temporarily every year when the weather and park conditions are not conducive to tourism.
For more information, please refer to TAT's official website.
“GCIRCUIT SONGKRAN” will be held in 2024!
Musical dance party on Thailand's hottest day
It has been decided that "GCIRCUIT SONGKRAN" will be held.
GCIRCUIT SONG KRAN is Thailand's largest music dance party for gay (LGBTQ+) people held during the Thai New Year "Songkran". Since the first party was held in 2007, people from all over the world have attended, and this year marks the 18th year.
Every year, a party is held in central Bangkok during Songkran, which starts on April 13th. The party theme and DJ vary each day, so it's best to attend all dates. In order to liven up your mood, it is important to wear flashy costumes that match the theme. Join the party in a way that stands out from everyone else!
During the day, dance parties are held by the pool, which also has a bar. Would you like to celebrate the Thai New Year "Songkran" with us under the hot sun?
The theme of the 18th SK2024 is
SHANGAYLA -WORLD OF FANTASY-
While SK2023 took us deep into space, this year's SK2024 will take you to SHANGAYLA, a unique place that transcends time and space.
A place where dragons rule the sky and gods are enshrined. What kind of grand fantasy will you see when you step into this mysterious world where everyone can use magic? Now, let's have the courage to jump into this world.
The venue has been revamped this year! ”UOB LIVE'' is located on the 6th floor of EMSPHERE near Phrom Phong Station on the BTS Sukhumvit Line, which opened in December 2023, and the pool party is held at ”Trive Sky Beach Club'' on the 5th floor of the same facility. Enjoy the ultimate water festival at an infinity pool in the middle of the city.
Don't miss out on an extraordinary experience at our state-of-the-art facility!
Event name: GCIRCUIT SONG KRAN 2024 SHANGAYLA -WORLD OF FANTASY-
Date and time: April 12th (Friday) to 15th (Monday), 2024
Location: EMSPHERE 6th floor UOB LIVE and 5th floor Tribe Sky Beach Club
Website: Official website
The 9th Japan Expo Thailand will be held at Central World Shopping Center in Bangkok in February.
Japan Expo Thailand 2024, one of Asia's largest Japan events, where you can enjoy all things Japan, including Japanese culture, education, gourmet food, music, anime, manga, fashion, traditional culture, travel and tourism will be held at Central World from February 2nd (Friday) to February 4th (Sunday), 2024.
This year, along with the theme of "JOURNEY to JAPAN", they have prepared a variety of content that expresses the bond between Thailand and Japan. A big guest from Japan is also scheduled to participate in the live event.
Date: 3 days from February 2nd (Friday) to February 4th (Sunday), 2024
Location Central World Shopping Center
Website Official website
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is running a campaign to give away a SIM card when entering Thailand.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand is currently running the ”Amazing Thailand SIM Gift Campaign'" to give away gifts including SIM cards to those who travel to Thailand until March 31, 2024.
If you pre-register before leaving your departure country, you will not only be able to receive a SIM card at your arrival airport in Thailand, but also receive other SIM user benefits.
The number of benefits is limited, so register early!
What is Amazing Thailand SIM Card?
By inserting a SIM card into your smartphone (SIM unlocked), you can use the Internet using the network of Thai telecommunications company AIS. This SIM card comes with 8GB of 5G communication (for 1 day only) free of charge.
①Pre-register using QR code or here
Enter the country of departure, date of arrival, and airport of arrival
For the last question, "How did you hear about this benefit?", please fill in the following information.
“Other”/Other ⇒ Described as “TAT”
② Save the QR code displayed after registration as a screenshot etc.
③After arriving in Thailand, redeem at the AIS shop at the airport.
You can also purchase additional data etc. at the AIS shop when redeeming. You can purchase Internet packages and other items using your credit card from the AIS official website.
Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Don Mueang International Airport, Chiang Mai International Airport, Chiang Rai International Airport, Phuket International Airport, Samui International Airport, Krabi International Airport
You can pick up your package at the AIS counter located at the above airport. For details, please check the AIS official website.
Five Thai cities honored in the 2024 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards
Five cities in Thailand were honored in the 2024 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards.
Bangkok and Phuket made it into the top 25 travel destinations in the world, coming in at 15th and 18th respectively.
Chonburi's Pattaya Beach was recognized as a beautiful beach along the Gulf of Thailand, ranking him 7th in the "Hot Destinations" category.
In the gourmet category, Phuket and Chiang Mai were ranked 10th and 17th respectively in the gourmet destination category.
Khao Lak in Phang Nga province was also ranked his 6th in the honeymoon destination category. Khao Lak is known for its secluded beaches and family-friendly activities.
Bangkok also ranked 11th in the new 'Sustainable Destinations' category, demonstrating Thailand's progress towards sustainable tourism.
Bangkok, Phuket and Chiang Mai made it into the top 25 destinations in Asia, ranking 5th, 6th and 16th respectively.
For more information, please visit official website of TripAdvisor.