Two Cruise Liners Arrived in Patong with 6,700 Tourists This Past Weekend

Phuket –

Two cruise liners arrived in Patong with more than 6,700 tourists on Saturday morning (December 2nd).

The Spectrum of the Seas cruise liner arrived with 5,075 tourists with a total of 34 nationalities. Most of them are Singaporean (2,774), Malaysians (493), Indians (393), Chinese (295) and Filipinos (204).

The Celebrity Millennium cruise liner arrived with 1,704 tourists with a total of 38 nationalities. Most of them are British (820), American (332), Canada (178), Australian (56), and Bulgarian (31).

About 2,000 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.