Awards for Thai Tourism Sector

As one of the leading destinations, we would like to share with you details about some of the awards the Thai tourism sector has received.

Condé Nast Traveler: Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai Reflect “Thailand at its Dreamiest”

Two popular North Thailand destinations, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, have been prominently featured in a special report entitled “The Grand Tour of Asia” published by the well-known travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler  More >>

Thailand’s Islands Best in Asia: Trip Advisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Thailand, always a traveler favorite for places to visit, has garnered yet more awards in TripAdvisor’s Annual Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2013. In the “Top 10 Islands – Asia” category, Thailand ran away with 40% of the awards,  More >>

Thailand Named 9th Best Country for Overseas Retirement

International Living, the self-proclaimed number one resource for helping people find the best places to retire around the world, has recently released their annual list of top retirement havens. Thailand placed 9th for 2013.  More >>

Top Travel Site Names Bangkok #1, Customers Rank Cities with the Best Nightlife

The leading hotel booking engine in the Asia-Pacific region,, has released a list of their customers’ top 10 favorite cities based on nightlife excitement. Bangkok, the hopping Thai capital known for its eclectic  More >>

Bangkok in Top Three of Global Cities for Tourist Shopping by TripAdvisor

Bangkok has been rated the world’s second best city for tourist shopping and the third best city in terms of value for money, according to a global survey of 75,000 travelers covering 40 cities by the TripAdvisor travel site.  More >>

Thailand Grabs the Best Five AsiaSpa Awards 2012

Thailand won the Asian Spa Capital of the Year award at the 8th annual AsiaSpa Awards for 2012, organised by AsiaSpa magazine. The award was one of five picked up in total by Thai spas, health and wellness resorts,  More >>

High Scores for Bangkok in Globe Shopper Index

Bangkok has been ranked 7th by Global Blue, the shopping tourism company and world’s biggest publisher of free tourist shopping guides, in their 2012 Globe Shopper Index.  More >>

Thailand Earns Several Top Honors in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards: Bangkok Voted #1 City in Asia

Thailand has once again been recognized as a premier travel destination in Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards, one of the highest accolades in the industry. This year’s awards – the 25th annual – reflect  More >>

Or Tor Kor Market Ranked 4th in the World’s 10 Best Fresh Markets by CNN Go

Thailand’s Or Tor Kor Market has been ranked Number Four of the World’s 10 Best Fresh Markets by CNN Go.  One of the largest fresh markets in Thailand, it offers a wide range of high-quality agricultural products including  More >>

Bangkok Receives Travel+Leisure’s “World’s Best City” Award for the Third Year in a Row

Bangkok, Thailand’s bustling capital city, has once again received the highest score from Travel+Leisure Magazine’s online survey of the World’s Best Cities in 2012. This is the third year in a row that Bangkok has maintained  More >>

Thailand Wins Three PATA Awards 2012, All in Environment and Heritage Categories

A community-based homestay project located in Sukhothai province was one of three PATA awards picked up by Thailand at the annual PATA conference. The “Ban Na Ton Chan Community” project won a PATA Gold Award  More >>

Two Tourist Attractions in Thailand’s Sukhothai Province win PATA Gold Awards 2012

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) today announced that two tourist attractions in Thailand’s Sukhothai province have won Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Awards 2012.  The first PATA Gold Award-winning  More >>