Travel to Thailand for unvaccinated travelers is easier than ever. Countries acted quickly to curb the spread of Covid-19. Vaccines were developed and rolled out to local populations. Debate continues about whether vaccines are good or bad. Sometimes these debates are heated. Everyone has an opinion, and that is exactly what they are… opinions. In …
The most common question asked when discussing travel and Thailand is, “When will Thailand end their Covid restrictions and scrap Thailand Pass?” This question is asked in our Facebook group, Instagram, and other Social Media platforms daily because people are eager to holiday in Thailand again. Thailand has eased its travel restrictions by steps. At …
Thailand Elite Visa can be claimed upon arrival at the airport (Suvarnabhumi Airport), that you just arrived at. Being able to claim it upon arrival is much easier and more convenient than going to your local Thai embassy. Upon arrival, a Thailand Elite staff will wait for your arrival to accommodate you and to give you the Thailand privilege card you need before getting to take advantage of the benefits of having a Thailand Elite Visa.
It is important to start your travel plans to Thailand by checking your eligibility. On this part, you must check if you fall in one of the eligible groups to enter Thailand. For fully vaccinated travelers, you may enter Thailand without quarantine through the Phuket Sandbox and Samui Plus Sandbox programs.
With Thailand very slowly reopening to visitors, one of the latest requirements for visitors is the mandatory COVID-19 insurance plan for foreigners that covers the traveler for a minimum of $20,000 (the Thai policies generally cover 750 thousand Thai baht). In addition to all the requirements, the traveler needs to obtain a Thailand Pass QR code and a valid visa.
Thailand ASQ is a period of mandatory quarantine accommodation for arriving international visitors at government-accredited hotels. All ASQ bookings are paid for by the traveler. Properties that have been approved for ASQ by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health are now offering packages that can be easily booked online.
The Thailand Elite Visa is a long-term visa given to the Thailand Privilege Card members. It is categorized under Tourist Visa (Privilege Entry Visa “PE”) allowing residency in Thailand along with benefits for a period between 5, 10, or 20 years depending on the chosen package in exchange for a membership fee.
After months of strict travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Thailand is gearing up for a return to normalcy by easing some travel restrictions and quarantine requirements and allowing normal tourists to enter the country. Vaccinated travelers are allowed to travel to Thailand without quarantine under the Phuket Sandbox and the Samui Plus Sandbox programs.