A group of Chinese tourists at the Banzaan Night Market in Phuket

Unwelcome revival of zero-dollar tours in Thailand

The scourge of zero-dollar tours has returned with even lower prices, targeting inbound tourists from China, Russia and India.

This trend has begun to ravage the tourism industry because of the poor quality of the tours, leaving licensed Thai operators unable to compete, said Sisdivachr Cheewarattanaporn, president of the Association of Thai Travel Agents (Atta).

Full story: Bangkok Post

Molpasorn Shoowong

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