Thailand set a record with the help of Russia

The Thai tourism industry set a new record on турпотоку: on the eve, at 22. December mill has the 29 million tourists, reported the FACT.

Earlier tourist authorities planned to 28,8 million New сверхплановый record was a pleasant surprise for the country.

It is noteworthy that the “record” Tourist was Elena slobodyan, from Russia. Guest met at the Bangkok airport-Suvarnabhumi head of the administration of the tourism authority of Thailand, the representative of the airport, the immigration Desk, the airline Thai Airways International.

The Russian was a gift from two declining Economy Ticket by Thai Airways, as well as a voucher for five nights in a luxury Hotel in Bangkok, a mobile phone, a certificate from a FACT.

Like said Mrs Juthaporn Rerngronasa, Deputy head of the FACT in international Marketing (Europe, Africa, the middle East and America), this year, travel and tourism was the economic mainstay for the state.

According to the preliminary data, by the 1. January to 16. December 2015, the country has the tourism 1,357 trillion Baht of income.

We will remind that in 2014, Thailand has a total of 1 596 542 guests from Russia, which has the country’s economy 112,7 billion Baht. Russian travelers spend 4,557.13 Baht per day and come into the Kingdom to 15 days on average.

Out of the total number of the Russian visitors in 2014, 914 286 is повторники. The others were in the country for the first time. In addition, almost 1 Million tourists traveled even.

The Russian tourists about the objectives of the stay in the country: recreational (1,543,814), meet (connectors 2989), Event (4703), conference (1,164), exhibitions (1302) and other objectives (42,570).