Thailand is one of the most favorite Asian destinations for tourism. Bangkok, needless to say, gets the maximum footfall among Thai cities.
The Ministry of Tourism and Sports has reported that in the first five months this year Thailand had a total of 16.4 million visitors from all over the world.
The permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Pongpanu Svetarundra, informed that Thailand, in May alone has received 2.755 millions visitors. This marks a year-on-year growth of 6.35 per cent in number of visitors adding more than 136.71 million Baht in Tourism revenue.
The tourist flow had dropped a bit during the month of Ramadan. However, in the first few months, Thailand received 16.456 million visitors with a raise in the inflow of visitors by 12.62 per cent. This generated 867.46 million Baht marking a year-on year growth by 16.11 per cent.
Records show that so far Thailand had most number of visitors from China, Malaysia and India.
Source : NNT
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