Pattaya to Host Ocean Marina Boat Show November 21–24

News in Asia
Pattaya to Host Ocean Marina Boat Show November 21–24

The eighth edition of Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show, Thailand is scheduled for 21-24 November 2019. Last year, almost 6,000 guests visited the show with the number expected to be 20 percent higher this time.

There will be around 40 boats on display by leading international boat brands and brokers from around the world. Besides boats, a wide range of marine products and accessories will be presented during the show as well as luxury properties and super cars.

The signature live on-water demonstrations will be also featured in the program over the four days of the show. Free yacht cruises, sunset cruises, sun downers, fashion shows, pop-up restaurants and lots of activities for all the family to enjoy are planned making Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show a 'must go' destination for families.

The organizers of the show invest over 10 million baht yearly to promote the event overseas and across Thailand. The show aims to become a platform for the industry of marine-related businesses and services and yachting tourism. It also promotes the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand that boasts a picturesque coastline and a scattering of scenic islands as a prime destination for yachting tourism.

In 2018, Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show helped Thailand's marine industry to generate 2.5 billion baht. While tourism in Thaialnd in general goes through its not brightest days, yachting tourism continues florishing and contributes significantly to the tourism sector.



Tourist Arrivals Up 11.43 Percent in H1 2019, Philippines Report

According to the Department of Tourism (DOT)'s data, over 4 million foreign tourists visited the Philippines in the first six months of 2019, 11.43 percent more than during the first half of 2018.

17 August 2019

Manila Improves Its Tourism Infrastructure

The government of the country is ready to provide full support to the City of Manila in improving its tourism infrastructure. 

17 August 2019

TAT Mobile Car to Promote Tourist Attractions in Bangkok

In a bid to promote Thailand's tourist attractions, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has recently launched 'TAT Mobile Car' information kiosk to let it easier for visitors to get access to the information of sights, destinations, festivals and events both in Bangkok and across the country.

16 August 2019