Can you do the Test and Go option if flying directly to Phuket?
Yes. Test & Go is now a better option than Sandbox. You land in Phuket Airport, do your RT-PCR test at the airport and then transit to your SHA+ ho...Read more
Can I transit to Phuket if I land in Bangkok?
To transit through Bangkok to Phuket, you must book a “sealed flight”. These are particular approved flights and should be booked as a single inter...Read more
How do I book a sealed flight?
Your sealed flight should be booked as part of your international flight. It should all be shown under one itinerary. If you book the flights separ...Read more
How do I buy an ATK test for Day-5 testing?
Normally your Day 1 SHA+ hotel will provide you with the ATK test, but you can also purchase an ATK self-test from pharmacies and 7-11’s in Thailan...Read more
How do I report my Day-5 ATK test?
You will take a photo of your test result side-by-side with your passport. You upload your ATK result through the MorChana App. On arrival in Thail...Read more
Does anyone have any theories on when all these requirements will be removed?
There are many changes proposed over the months of May & July, but things change weekly. The current proposal is to remove all restrictions in July...Read more
Pre-departure PRC won’t be needed anymore from 1st April? Is it official?
Pre-departure RT-PCR tests are no longer needed after April 1 in Thailand. It is prudent to check with your airline or any transit countries to con...Read more
Do we still need RT-PCR on arrival after April 1?
Yes. The change on April 1 is to remove pre-departure RT-PCR tests. You still need to do a test when you arrive in Thailand anytime before April 1.Read more
Does anyone have information on requirements for children under 5 needing to be vaxxed for traveling...
Children aged below 6:Vaccination is not required but must travel with parents/legal guardian onlyNot required to present a COVID-19 RT-PCR test re...Read more
What is the best way to find SHA+ hotels?
You can find listings for SHA+/AQ hotels in all areas at AgodaRead more
How many tourists will visit Thailand this year?
Given these headwinds, Thai officials are predicting between five and 15 million international arrivals this year-a huge increase from last year’s 428,000 foreign arrivals, but a far cry from the nearly 40 million tourists who arrived in 2019, according to Reuters.
Why travel with Thailand?
Thailand is regarded by travellers the world over as one of the... UPDATE (March 1): Thailand's revamped Test & Go travel scheme under the... Bangkok is home to so many interesting places. And for those who... The mention of the Thai "rainy season" sends the fear of dread...
Is Thailand’s Tourism Recovery headed in the right direction?
Thailand’s tourism recovery may be headed in the right direction, but the road to recovery is expected to be long as inflation, increasing travel costs and rising Covid rates rattle global travelers. The loss of travelers from its largest source market, China, won’t help matters this year either.
Where do Thailand’s tourists come from?
From January to May in 2022, 43% of Thailand’s visitors hailed from Asia, followed by 38% from Europe, according to Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism & Sports.