Traditional Thai massage listed as an UNESCO ‘intangible cultural heritage’

Bangkok, 18 December 2019 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is proud that traditional Thai massage (‘Nuat Thai’) has been inscribed on UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity for 2019.

This is second such UNESCO honour following the addition of ‘Khon’, Thailand’s masked dance drama, last year.

Thai Massage at Phothalai Spa in Phothalai the Thai Wellness Center, Bangkok

TAT Governor Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn said, “Nuat Thai, or traditional Thai massage, is one of the many cultural experiences that travellers from around the world can come to enjoy in Thailand. Should they choose, they can also study this

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