Taoyuan City forms “Tourism Promotion Group” and offers special promotion for Thai tourists
Southeast Asian tourists coming to Taiwan continue to rise, Taoyuan City Government is aiming to form a “Really Beautiful-Tourism Promotion Group” (水晶晶旅遊推介團) to visit Thailand to promote Taoyuan tourism and offer an one-stop service promotion which includes round trip tickets and accommodation.
In the past, Taiwan paid more attention to the Japanese, Korean, and Chinese mainland markets. However, with the simplification of visas to Taiwan for Southeast Asian tourists, more and more Southeast Asian tourists visit Taiwan.
According to the "Central News Agency" report, from January to April this year (2019), Thai tourists to Taiwan have exceeded 140,000 people and have strong growth potential. The government hopes to drive different types of tourism.
Wu Zong-lin (巫宗霖), the director of the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, Bangkok office proposed that Through the packaging itinerary, Thai tourists can visit the Shimen Reservoir to understand and recall the Thai emperor visited Shimen Reservoir to learn the improvement of the domestic water conservancy system in the past.
In addition, the city government invited Thai bloggers, combined with local industry entrepreneur to form “Beautiful Tourism Promotion Group” (水晶晶旅遊推介團), hopes to attack more Thai tourists to visit Taiwan.