• Award-winning coral monitoring project in Koh Lanta

    The managers of Pimalai Resort & Spa on Koh Lanta, a luxurious island destination near Phuket and Krabi, have received an award from the National Park authorities, in recognition of their dedication to protecting the natural beauty of the Mu Koh Lanta National Marine Park. With leading environmental scientist Anuar Abdullah, the team has been […]
    • November 1, 2023
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  • Koh Mak Island Makes Strides to Zero Carbon Goal

    The picturesque, small island of Koh Mak has made admirable progress in its goal to be recognised as the first low-carbon destination in Thailand. While it is gradually being discovered by more tourists, the private sector together with the island’s local population is dedicated to promoting sustainable and environmentally friendly visits. They have the advantage […]
    • August 21, 2023
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  • Destination Asia Make a Difference with Food Drives & Care in the Community

    Throughout the month of May, we dedicated extra time and resources to several social projects helping those most in need. From organizing food drives to packing dinner boxes and volunteering time at soup kitchens, our teams have reinforced their own values and those of Destination Asia by making a positive difference in the communities in […]
    • June 16, 2023
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  • A Chiang Mai Foodie Tour on Two Wheels

    Chiang Mai Old Town is a fascinating attraction all on its own and this two-wheel tour takes in the best of it, while also straying a little off the tourist trail and introducing guests to the wonders of the region’s immensely varied cuisine. Guests wend their leisurely way on bicycles from one food stop to […]
    • May 12, 2023
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  • Reduce your carbon footprint in Thailand with an Electric vehicle Transfer

    As part of our ongoing commitment to reduce our environmental footprint and help lower emissions of CO2 in tourism, we can now offer clients the option to book transfers in and around Bangkok using fully electric vehicles. For guests entering Thailand, we can provide an airport transfer with zero carbon emissions. At present we can […]
    • July 7, 2022
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  • Thailand imposes a ban on single-use plastic in national parks

    A ban is now in place for the use of single-use plastics and foam containers in all 155 national parks around Thailand. The official ban which came into effect on 6 April 2022 has prohibited plastic food containers, plastic glasses, plastic straws, plastic spoons and forks, plastic packaging; such as, plastic handles, and foam containers […]
    • April 25, 2022
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  • Contributing to a Sustainable Future One ‘Crab Bank’ at a Time

    Destination Asia Thailand's latest responsible programme allows for a respectful and meaningful interaction with the local community while also directly supporting the setting up of future crab banks.
    • November 16, 2021
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  • Sustainability & Public Reporting (Travelife)

    As part of our promise to operate more sustainably and provide the best possible service to our clients, we are sharing public reports relating to our sustainability commitments. This initial report shows those criteria we have committed to meet and report on to Travelife – a leading certification initiative for tourism companies. The criteria under […]
    • September 14, 2021
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  • Chiang Khan & Nan Old City Listed Among the 2020 Sustainable Top 100 Destinations

    Two destinations in northern Thailand have been listed among the Sustainable Top 100 Destinations list compiled by Green Destinations.
    • February 25, 2021
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  • Sustainability in Action in Thailand’s Southern Cultural Centre

    Still relatively unknown compared to other popular destinations in Thailand's southern region, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Khanom, and Phattalung are rich in both natural and cultural diversity and are ideal for getting off the well-worn tourist track.
    • December 2, 2020
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