Bangkok, October 8, 2012: Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) New Delhi in cooperation with Thai Airways International; New Delhi recently hosted a 5-day trip ( 15-21 Sept ) to Thailand (The World Best Wedding Destination Awarded 2011 voted by readers of Travel & Leisure ) for the exclusive top wedding planners of India. They were invited to Pattaya, Hua Hin and Bangkok.
The group was taken for hotel inspections intensively in all the three destinations. All the hotels had prepared lavish mock-wedding set-ups to give the wedding planners a clear idea of their vast capacities to host Indian weddings. An exciting range of cuisines was also presented to the group.
In Pattaya, the group visited hotels such as The Royal Cliff, Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort, The Zign, Amari Orchid and Hilton Pattaya. Besides site inspections, the group enjoyed some sightseeing at Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and The Sanctuary of Truth, Pattaya.
In Bangkok, the group had a chance to inspect potential hotels for wedding group including The Grande Center Point, The Landmark, Swissotel Nai Lert Park, The Dusit Thani, Montien Riverside, The Siam, The Millennium Hilton and Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit and process to Royal Coast ; Hua Hin/Cha Am, the group visited The Holiday Inn, Asara Villa and Suites, Hilton Hua Hin Resort and Spa , Hyatt Regency Hua Hin as well as Sheraton Hua Hin.
The wedding planners found the trip was very informative as it gave them an opportunity to see and experience new hotels and its facilities as viable options for weddings. Destination weddings in Thailand from India are on the rise, as are other celebrations like birthdays, anniversaries, graduation parties, family reunions, etc. due to its popularity as a value for money destination and its proximity to India. No fewer than 200 large-scale weddings of at least 200 people each were organized in Thailand in 2011.
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