Finalists from 60 countries will visit some of Thailand’s top tourist destinations from Dec. 2 – 14, including the provinces of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Bangkok, Songkhla (Hat Yai), Chon Buri (Pattaya) and Krabi.
The final round of the pageant, in which the winner will be announced, will take place at the Siam Niramit in Bangkok on Dec. 15.
Thailand was selected as this year’s host country in July 2012 because of its unique status and strong reputation as a top tourist destination.
The final round of the Miss Tourism World pageant will be broadcast worldwide. In addition to being crowned Miss Tourism World, the winner will receive one million baht, a trophy and many other prizes. The first and second runner-ups will receive USD $16,000 and $9,750 respectively, plus a trophy and other prizes.
For more information, please visit www.misstourismworld.com.
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