Thailand located at the heart of Asia offer visitors an extensive choice of locations covering the five MICE cities including Bangkok, Pattaya, Phuket, Chiang Mai and Khon Kaen. It has six international airports that connect to 190 destinations worldwide with over 500 flights per day. Thailand’s nine conference and exhibition venues offer a combined total exhibition space of 222,984 square meters. Along with all these, cosmopolitan city, historic sites, island and mountainous environment makes it one of the world’s most preferred venues.
Bangkok – It is considered as the nation’s MICE hub and is always energizing the MICE. It is no doubt that Bangkok is one of the main business centers of Southeast Asia, second only to, perhaps, Hong Kong. If you want to impress your clients and customers, take them to the Banyan Tree resort located in the heart of Bangkok’s business district. With meeting and conference rooms available, there is also a full-equipped business center with secretarial services, internet access, a function room and a business library.
Pattaya – You will reach to this destination with less than a two hour drive from Suvarnabhumi International airport. It is at the east coast of the gulf of Thailand, attracts approximately one million tourists each year along with business people. Pattaya is more vigorously catering to MICE market, that’s why most people choose this place to conduct business events in Thailand.
Chiang Mai – Also known as the economic hub of the north and is growing by leaps and bounds. It is the largest and newest convention center in Thailand with rich choices of accommodation, and creative personnel to transform the city’s ecological environment and unique culture into a memorable setting. This city will be the right choice for your conventions.
Phuket – Its stunning west coast, scalloped by its trademark sandy bays that face the crystal Andaman Sea makes it a peaceful place for your conventions. Patong, about halfway down the west coast, is the eye of the tourist storm, while Phuket Town, in the southeast part of the Phuket, is the provincial capital. And the best part of Phuket is the Wi-fi access. Most hotels and guesthouses offer free wi-fi connection for their guests, and several cafes and bars do the same.
These four MICE cities are just the highlights. In fact, Thailand has more unique locations with great potential to meet all needs. If you want to explore more, seek help of TCEB.