Phuket Province is forging ahead with preparations for the return of quarantine-free travel for international tourists from 1st July.
Main photo Phuket in Thailand credit Anine Beetge on Unsplash
At the time of writing there are 1,389 venues and businesses across Phuket that have received the Amazing Thailand SHA certificate. These include 882 in the hotel, accommodation and homestay category; 169 in the restaurants and diners’ category; 157 in the travel agency category, and 181 in other categories.
Introduced in May 2021, the Amazing Thailand SHA is used to assess 10 types of business:
- restaurants and diners
- hotels, accommodation and homestays
- recreational activities and tourist attractions
- travel agencies
- health and beauty
- department stores and shopping centres
- sports for tourism
- activities and meetings, theatres and entertainment
- souvenir shops and other shops.
A new online platfrom has now been launched to encourage even more business’ to sign up to the Amazing Thailand SHA.
Existing holders of the Amazing Thailand SHA are also now being encouraged to sign up for SHA Plus where at least 70% of staff are inoculated against Covid-19. Travellers to Phuket from 1st July will need to show proof of a booking at a SHA Plus certificated establishment to be able to get entry documents.
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