Thai beauty queen Tharina Botes confirms participation in Miss Thailand World 2023

30 Aug 2023 | Priya Bhardwaj

Tharina Botes, a veteran pageant queen in Thailand, has confirmed her participation in Miss Thailand World 2023 and will now vie to represent her country at Miss World 2023, to be held in India.

Tharina Botes was widely appreciated for her performance at Miss Universe Thailand 2021 where she finished as the first runner-up. Previously, Tharina represented South Africa in Miss International 2016, then she joined Miss South Africa in 2018 where she landed top 12.



In 2019, Tharine was crowned Miss Grand Phuket 2019 and represented Phuket at Miss Grand Thailand 2019 where she placed in the Top 10. With all of her pageant experience, her stunning beauty and a strong personality, Tharina will surely be a strong cont4ender at Miss World Thailand 2023.

Tharina believes that if you want to become the woman you admire, you have to create the best version of her for yourself.  “The woman you keep admiring, the one you see yourself stepping into and creating a future you’ve only dreamt of... be her. Be the best damn version of her. Take a moment to close your eyes and envision what she believes in, who she’s with, how she feels in that moment and what she looks like. Remind yourself of what she’s capable of. Now believe in her”, she quotes.



The Thai-South Africa beauty queen holds a bachelor’s in commerce degree in Economics. A self-proclaimed island girl, Tharina looks prepared for the international platform and make her country proud if she wins the Miss Thailand World 2023 crown.