Pin Chinnapat

Founder and Managing Director of The Mindful Tourist

Pin Chinnapat – Founder and Managing Director of The Mindful Tourist

Pin Chinnapat Veerasomboonsin is a wellness and hospitality professional with 9 years of experience working in the luxury spa and wellness sector. Her recent career includes her time in the position of Spa Operations Director at Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary, Director of Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto and at Raffles Seychelles.

While in Japan, she established The Mindful Tourist, a company that offers Forest Bathing certification training to health and wellness practitioners to promote the practice of Shinrin Yoku as an alternative therapy.

She has also shared her insights from an operator’s point of view to a research team from Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University in Bangkok for the research in Forest Bathing for Sustainable Tourism in Thailand.

She has a Master’s Degree in Hotel Management and a Bachelor’s degree in International Business Management. Before diving all in with Shinrin Yoku, she held several management positions in Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Minor Hotel Group and FRHI Hotels & Resorts, now part of AccorHotels, and had work experiences in Asia Pacific, Indian Ocean, Middle East and Africa.

She was born and raised in Bangkok, and enjoys working with multi-cultural teams.

Areas of Interest

  • Forest Bathing / Shinrin Yoku
  • Spa & Wholistic Wellness
  • Mindfulness Practices
  • Bodywork and Hands-On Therapies
  • Jikiden Reiki
  • Wellness Business Strategy, Concept and Branding
  • Luxury Hospitality Management


  • Spa & Wholistic Wellness Business Consultation
  • Wellness-Related Social Media and Content Management
  • Client Relationship Nurturing