Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy
Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy
Thailand

Why Indian tourists are flocking to Thailand, where they may soon outnumber Chinese visitors

  • A deadly ferry disaster last summer saw visitor numbers from China, which had been increasing year on year, begin to level off
  • Thai tourism officials and hoteliers are now pinning their hopes for future growth on the world’s second most populous country

Topic |   Thailand
Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy
Chinese tourists return from a boat trip in Thailand’s Pattaya. Photo: Alamy
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