About Bangkok, Thailand
Enchanting Land of Smiles, Exciting City of Angels
Remarkably known to be exotic and rich in culture, Bangkok is the choice destination year after year for IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific. The city is also home to one of the region’s best convention centres that boast state-of-the-art amenities and having to hold several other major international events. Amidst the gleaming skyscrapers of Bangkok, one would still see traditional architectures such as temples, illustrating the retention of its identity whilst being a cosmopolitan city. Be sure to excite your taste buds as you indulge in Thai cuisine that is famously known for incorporating the 3S – Sweet, Spicy and Sour elements into the dishes. Its exciting night spots are also one of the contributing factors in projecting vibrancy into Bangkok’s nightlife. With top-notch infrastructures like ultra luxurious 5-star international hotels, efficient transportation system and huge shopping malls, Bangkok is the ideal MICE city for mixing business with pleasure while maximising cost effectiveness for corporate companies. Despite the city’s rapid economy growth, its gentle, charming Thai hospitality remains unchanged, hence deserving the title of “The Land of a Thousand Smiles”.
The Land of a Thousand Smiles – is a natural choice for any event, including Asia-Pacific’s Only Doublebill Event In MICE and Corporate Travel – IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific. The Kingdom of Thailand’s location in the heart of Southeast Asia makes it a natural gateway to Indochina, Myanmar and Southern China. With a rich history, diversity of cultures and traditions, tropical climate and renowned hospitality, Thailand is an attractive value-for-money choice for meetings and incentives. As Thailand’s commercial centre and a major hub in Southeast Asia, Bangkok is geared to meet all the needs of business travellers. Business services, facilities and resources are top-class, as are its accommodation options, transportation system, IT and telecommunications support.
Suvarnabhumi International Airport
Once you fly into Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport, you will experience the gold standard state-of-the-art Passenger Terminal Complex. Engineered to effortlessly process 45 million passengers yearly with a seamless technology in baggage handling to expedite collection and quick dispatch. Suvarnabhumi Airport is just 25km from the city.
Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld
This fully integrated and innovative hotel, convention venue, retail, and leisure complex is situated ideally in the heart of Bangkok.
Centara Grand at CentralWorld, one of the largest in Asia Pacific and featuring 505 luxurious rooms and suites, is located within the central business district. The hotel features 9 executive floors including one floor of World Executive Club, 9 restaurants and bars including Fifty Five (an unforgetable outdoor roof top venue with impressive views across the city skyline) and 5 star-hotel facilities.
Bangkok Convention Centre (BCC), complemented by the Centara Grand and World Ballroom, is a stunning landmark on the city’s skyline. The centre’s dynamic design was inspired by the unique shape of a “Blooming Lotus” that combines the symbolic theme of the four elements of life; water, earth, air, and fire, and together captures the true spirit of this new Bangkok icon. This state-of-the-art convention centre offers over 10,000 m2 with ceiling height of 13.5 m. and the ability to accommodate up to 6,000 delegates in a single pillar-less environment.