Published on : Saturday, November 25, 2017
Handigo has collaborated with partners like hotels and accommodations, restaurants, tour guides and transportation businesses.
In 2016 the tourism industry brought in Bt2.52 billion in the country.Sakdidet Poolsawad the CEO and co-founder of HandiGo application said that tourism played a major role in spreading the income to different regions of Thailand and create job opportunities for locals.
The government has created awareness about travelling in Thailand internationally but the unethical business owner took advantage and charged higher price for goods and services to the tourist who think they have no choice Poolsawad further added.
The local tourism gets affected when the tourist share their bad experiences online which has potential of decreasing the number of tourists.
HandiGo offers a flexible system which allows the business owners to customize their functions on demand. It is available in languages from across the world.
It is said that HandiGo’s network will be over 10,000 rooms, partnered restaurants and transporation covering major cities like Bangkok, Thani, Krabi, Hua Hin, Pattaya and Chiang Mai.
Tourists will be able to access the facilities like spa treatments, restaurants, room services, tour bookings or taxi bookings when they choose to reside in hotels having the QR code.
It is expected by 2018 HandiGo will partner with every hotel, resort and guesthouse in Thailand and add new functions to support local tourism.