(14/12/22)  The Royal Phuket Marina will host the 2023 Thailand International Boat Show from 12 to 15 January.

The event will comprise of up to 50 boats in the water, an onshore pavilion with a luxury hub and marine products and services, as well as an onshore social programme that will include live music, F&B outlets on Royal Phuket Marina’s boardwalk, as well as family activities on Children’s Day (14/1).

One of the new social highlights at the 2023 show will be a charity gala dinner that will take place at the luxurious InterContinental Phuket Resort on Saturday, 14th January.

Royal Phuket Marina, Thailand. Click to enlarge.

Royal Phuket Marina, Thailand

“Pre-pandemic, Thailand’s yachting industry was a multi-billion baht industry, welcoming yachts from cruisers to superyachts and their owners from around the world,” shared David Hayes, CEO of organisers JAND Events. “Thailand has fully reopened and is welcoming visitors again. The Thailand International Boat Show aims to put Phuket and Thailand back in the limelight and on the world stage after three years of incubation due to the COVID19 pandemic. Our goal is to bring the industry together and showcase the best brands and products from the marine and lifestyle sectors to a global audience while re-cementing Phuket and Thailand’s position as one of the top boating destinations in the world.”

With four world-class marinas and a superyacht marina in planning, Phuket is one of Southeast Asia’s most popular yachting playgrounds and a key connector for the wider-region.

Phuket is also where owners, often based in cities such as Hong Kong and Singapore, choose to keep their boats and fly in to use them.

Ditapong Thitadilok, Chairman of the Thailand Yachting Business Association, said, “Complementing the Caribbean and the Mediterranean, Southeast Asia is a new cruising destination gem, and Phuket is the centre of boating and marine leisure tourism in the region. Phuket continues to welcome boat owners, superyacht owners and charter guests from all around the world to enjoy the stunning cruising that Phuket and surrounds has to offer.”

See also: HD Video Interviews from Thailand Yacht Show 2022 at Ocean Marina in Jomtien, Pattaya.

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