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Travel News – Thailand to open Phuket from July 1 for fully-vaccinated visitors

Thailand’s Center for Economic Situation Administration (CESA) chaired by Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-o-cha has approved the plan submitted by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to open Phuket Province to international visitors who have been fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, and who have tested negative upon arriving in the province. 

The approved plan stipulates that there would be no quarantine for international visitors who must remain in Phuket for at least 7 nights before travelling elsewhere. The plan will come into effect on July 1, 2021. It is aimed at accelerating the revival of the country’s tourism industry and paving the way for the reopening of other tourist destinations within Thailand.

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