Thailand is steadily emerging as one of the leading destinations for meetings, incentives travel, convention and exhibition (MICE) sector in the world. The readiness and availability of business exhibition venues and modern facilities provided is the significant reason here. The splendid palaces, tropical azure beaches, ornate temples, modern infrastructure with amazing attractions – you have all these and more if you are considering a corporate-team-outing here.
The government of Thailand strongly supports the MICE sector, and therefore this industry has massively grown here making it Asia’s premier MICE hub. One of the main things the government has done on this front is to promote five main cities as MICE cities which include Thailand, Pattaya, Phuket, Khon Kaen and Chiang Mai. Each town offers a unique experience with easy accessibility to and from cities, business opportunities, world-class accommodations and great hospitality.
Corporate meetings and business conventions can be more productive and eventful when combined with fun-filled team-bonding activities. The various cities of Thailand have ample options and facilities to amalgamate your business events with adventurous team-building games. This location can add new and exciting dimensions to your corporate events leaving the participants energized and rejuvenated.
“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” - Jawaharlal Nehru
The above quote is accurate to its core when it comes to Thailand. From lush hills and parks with historic cities to mesmerizing beaches and islands, the Thai kingdom radiates beauty. Despite its rapid growth, the city has retained its historical, cultural and spiritual roots and the spectacular temples with Buddha statues in various cities around the country are a testament to that.
The vibrant city of Bangkok boasts of two international airports and several world-class hotels making it an ideal place for corporate travelers. Visit the stunning beaches of Phuket or head to the Koh Samui which is aptly named the ‘Treasure Island.’ Conduct adventurous outdoor team building activities in Pattaya - Thailand’s largest beach destination.
The exemplary hills adorned with limestone peaks, jungles, islands and beaches in Krabi makes corporate team outings here truly memorable. There are ample of amazing destinations that Thailand is blessed with providing the perfect backdrop for MICE.
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Various high-end hotels cater to MICE travelers in Thailand. With conference facilities for a group size of 5000 or more, these places are apt for conducting exciting team-building activities. Apart from catering to all aspects of the business event, the hotels boast of world-class décor and integrate excellent dining and shopping facilities as well.
The cosmopolitan city of Bangkok leads to the maximum options for catering to MICE and team-outing venues in Thailand. The city has all the amenities to handle corporate events involving any group size. Some of the prominent sites in Bangkok include the BCC Central Grand at Central World and the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Center (BITEC). Likewise, other places like Phuket, Chiang Mai, Pattaya, all have several 4 and 5-star hotels capable of accommodating large gatherings with world-class amenities.
There might be a collection of the brightest minds in a team, but if they are unable to communicate with each other and work with coordination, it is virtually useless. That is why companies nowadays are investing in corporate team outings which focus on team-building-activities that inculcate values of coordination and cooperation among team members. When a team gets better at teamwork, they can scale greater heights and achieve better results.
Thailand’s air transport industry has proliferated over the years. There are international airports in almost every popular tourist and MICE destination in Thailand. Many international airlines fly in and out of Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok, making it one of the major airports in South East Asia. The most significant advantage is that flying domestically in Thailand is very economical. Along with the well-connected network of airports, the tourism industry bolsters the Thai tourism and MICE industry.
Its tropical climate marks most parts of Thailand. In northern Thailand, the period from May to November is the monsoon season and the rest of the season is mostly dry. In the southern region, the monsoon is from April to October. Overall, the southern parts get more rain compared to the northern areas.
Thailand receives maximum tourist from November to early December, when temperatures are the coolest. The period from January to March is also a great time to visit the place and perfect for conducting outdoor team games. In general, whatever time of the year people visit, there are plenty of events and colorful festivals to enjoy throughout the country.
“Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends but is played over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy
Explore the charm of this beautiful country that awaits you with its rich culture and hospitality. It is continuously widening its infrastructure to create endless opportunities for business success. The diverse destinations in the city are sure to turn your corporate events into an impressive and unique experience. Yes- this place has so much to offer that a single visit wouldn’t be enough; you’ll surely want to return to explore more time after time!