Demand for New Year’s tours to Thailand is gaining momentum. Tour operators believe that the country can enter the top 5 foreign destinations for the Russians for the upcoming holidays and compete with Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and the Maldives.
Despite active bookings, most experts are not in a hurry to say that travelers are “actively buying up” tours to Thailand for the New Year, informs Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR). However, the potential of this direction should not be underestimated, since Thailand is traditionally in demand in winter.
How much is the New Year in Thailand
Prices for New Year’s tours to Thailand are not out of the picture in other popular destinations. One of the tour operators described the level of prices for tours as follows: “brightly celebrating the New Year in this country is available to absolutely all guests with any budget.”
Another tour operator offers holidays in Thailand for 135,530 rubles. per person for 10 nights in a four-star hotel. If the hotel is five-star, the cost of travel increases to a minimum of 153,225 rubles. per person.
Another representative of the tourism industry offers a vacation in a three-star hotel for at least 292 thousand rubles. for two for a week with breakfast. The cost of the tour includes the flight through Antalya, transfer, accommodation in the selected hotel category, medical insurance and breakfast. With similar input, but with accommodation in a four-star hotel, you will need to pay at least 299 thousand rubles. And in a five-star hotel in Phuket – from 302 thousand rubles. for two for a week with breakfast.
One of the tour operators offers to relax on Samui for the New Year for 341 thousand rubles. for two for 10 nights. Phuket is more expensive – 371.1 thousand rubles. for two for 10 nights.
Thailand is located in the lead in booking from Russian tourists this autumn. The average bill for air tickets from Russia to this country in October is 66.5 thousand rubles.