Phuket, Phang Nga, Krabi –
‘Aqua Lumina’, the “wonderful fluorescent under the Andaman Sea” (Organizer’s catchphrase) will be held in Phuket, Phang Nga and Krabi this month and next month.
The press conference was held yesterday (May 9th) at Central World in Bangkok and was led by the Minister of Tourism and Sports Phiphat Ratchakitprakar, Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew, and other relevant officials.
Mr. Phiphat said, “This is a good time to boost tourism as more foreign tourists are visiting Thailand and tourism provinces especially in the Andaman area Phuket, Phang Nga and Krabi. We are expecting at least 90,000 Thais and foreigners will join in the events which will generate at least 700 million baht.”
Phuket Governor Narong told the Phuket Express, “The event will be held in Phuket from May 20th to May 31st at the Nai Han Beach in Rawai sub-district, Mueang Phuket district.”
“The event in Phuket will be under the concept ‘Andaman Land of Guardians’. Lights and sound will present the beautiful scenery of the Andaman Sea. The event is also aimed to encourage people to care more about beaches, seas, and the environment.”
The event will be held in Phang Nga from May 27th to June 12th at the Memories Beach in Khao Lak while in Krabi will be held from May 14th to May 25th at HTMS Lanta Museum and at the Krabi Provincial Administrative Organization.