Two Cruise Liners Arrive in Patong With 5,000 Tourists


Two cruise liners arrived in Patong with more than 5,000 tourists on Saturday morning (November 18th).

The Spectrum of the Seas cruise liner arrived with 4,948 tourists with a total of 35 nationalities. Most of them are Singaporean (2,100), Indians (735), Malaysian (447), Koreans (326), Chinese (298), and Filipinos (232).

The Crystal Symphony cruise liner arrived with more than 600 tourists. Most of them are Europeans and Americans.

About 1,000 tourists from both cruise liners are using tour services in Patong while the other 4,000 are travelling by themselves in Patong.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.