Latest Thailand Domestic Flights Details

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) have issued updated information on available air travel within Thailand. Main picture Thai Airways and Nok Air aircraft credit Rawipad C.KKU on flickr Thai Airways International Thai Airways International (THAI) is offering twice weekly one-way flights from Bangkok to Phuket. Flight TG922 every Thursday from 2 September – 28Continue reading “Latest Thailand Domestic Flights Details”

Thailand Confirms Tourism Reopening Plans

Updated 15th October 2021. Officials in Thailand have confirmed the end of any form of quarantine for travellers from five countries and the opening of more areas of the country from 1st November. Main picture Koh Yao Thailand credit Amazing Thailand The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) have confirmed that fully vaccinated travellers fromContinue reading “Thailand Confirms Tourism Reopening Plans”

Will Tourists Rush Back To Thailand

The Thai Prime Minister announced yesterday that from 1st November, fully vaccinated travellers from at least 10 countries will be able to visit Thailand without any quarantine requirements. The move was designed to help reinvigorate the tourism industry which, prior to the pandemic, had almost 40 million foreign arrivals each year and contributed almost 20%Continue reading “Will Tourists Rush Back To Thailand”

Tourism Return To More Areas Of Thailand

A Thai government spokesman has confirmed that a further five areas of the country will reopen to fully vaccinated, foreign tourists, from 1st November. Main picture Tuk Tuk’s in Bangkok, Thailand credit Chris Arthur Collins on Unsplash The areas being added to Phuket, Koh Samui (and neighbouring islands), and areas of Krabi and Phang-Nga areContinue reading “Tourism Return To More Areas Of Thailand”

Good And Bad News For UK Travellers To Thailand

The news that many people in the UK and Thailand were waiting for finally came yesterday (7th October) afternoon. Thailand has been removed from the UK Government “Red List” of countries. Main picture Phuket beach sunset, Thailand credit Arkady Lukashov on Unsplasj The change will take place from 4am (UK time) on Monday 11th October.Continue reading “Good And Bad News For UK Travellers To Thailand”

Major Changes To Thailand Tourism Sandbox

Earlier today we reported on the news that quarantine rules for visitors to Thailand had reduced to just 7 days for fully vaccinated travellers. Now the Thailand Authority of Thailand had confirmed further changes to the Sandbox programme. Reopening of Thai Tourism The Phuket Sandbox launched on 1st July allowing fully vaccinated travellers to arriveContinue reading “Major Changes To Thailand Tourism Sandbox”

Thailand’s 4-Phase Reopening Plan

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) have issued an updated reopening plan that will see much of Thailand open to visitors from January 2022. Main picture a Buddhist Monk in Thailand credit Chris Arthur Collins on Unsplash Unlike previous reopening plans, this one has received approval from the Thai Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA).Continue reading “Thailand’s 4-Phase Reopening Plan”

Phuket Sandbox Extension To Be Extended

The Phuket Sandbox 7+7 Extension was introduced to allow foreign travellers to spend 7 days in Phuket followed by a further 7 days in an approved area. Main picture Ao Nang, Krabi Province, Thailand credit Andreas M on Unsplash The extension areas were Koh Samui, Koh Pha-ngan and Koh Tao in Surat Thani; Koh PhiContinue reading “Phuket Sandbox Extension To Be Extended”

Resistance Grows For Return Of Tourists To Bangkok

This article was updated on 21st September 2021 Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha has been pushing the reopening of many areas of the country to foreign tourists with a bold plan to welcome travellers back from October. Main picture Bangkok at night from the Chao Praya river credit Geoff Greenwood on Unsplash Last week weContinue reading “Resistance Grows For Return Of Tourists To Bangkok”

October Tourism Restart For Bangkok And Other Areas Of Thailand

Earlier this summer the Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha set out a 120 day plan to reopen all of Thailand to foreign tourists. The plan was controversial at the time and soaring Covid cases and slow vaccination programme had made the plan look unachievable. Main picture White Temple, Chiang Rai, Thailand credit Peter Borter onContinue reading “October Tourism Restart For Bangkok And Other Areas Of Thailand”

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