Familiarisation Tour of Chiang Rai

Press Room > 2016

Located in the northernmost province of Thailand, Chiang Rai has the potential, as well as the readiness to facilitate MICE business. A tour of the city was organised for the international media by Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) to showcase the modern facilities and time-honoured heritage of Chiang Rai.

TCEB revealed that the success of Thailand’s business events industry in the first half of the 2016 fiscal year (from October 2015 to March 2016), the country welcomed 493,384 business events travellers – earning the country’s economy more than 39,671 billion baht (approximately USD1,116 million). According to the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), it was reported that Thailand’s world ranking has improved from 33rd place in 2014, to 27th place in 2015 in the number of international meetings held.

Press Conference on TCEB International Media Faliliarisation Trip 2016 – Hosted by the Chairman of the Board of Directors of TCEB, Weerasak Kowsurat

Venue: Exhibition Gallery, Nai Lert Park Heritage Home in Bangkok

Visit to Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park

Is a museum located in a landscaped garden that houses one of Thailand’s biggest collections of artefacts from the Lanna region.  It also has antiques, art works, statues of Buddha and structures of Buddhist temples.

Choui Fong Tea Plantation in Chiang Rai

Doi Tung Royal Development Project – CSR and Team Building Activities

Golden Triangle View Point

Lunch at Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort

Tour of Singha Park Farm and Adventure Activities

Shopping at Night Market in Chiang Rai

Visit to the Wat Rong Khun (White Temple) of Chiang Rai