Ms Runjuan Tongrut, Director of TAT New Delhi Office has reported that Thailand has been awarded The World Best Country 2011 andThe World Best Wedding Destination 2011 from Travel & Leisure Magazine (India & South Asia ) which is one of the world leading travel magazine. The country has been chosen to be the world best country and the world best wedding destination in 2011 from an online survey of Indian travelers who travel throughout the world.
The Travel & Leisure Magazine awards ceremony was held on 17 February 2012 atITC –Maurya Sheraton hotel, New Delhi, India. Mr. Prakit Piriyakiet, Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications, TAT was the recipient of the awards. It is expected that in the end of 2012 will be the first year of Indian tourists travelling in Thailand more that 1 million people.