Official Rules For Leisure Travel To Phuket In 2021

The Thai Government has, as of 29 June, published the final rules for quarantine free leisure travel to Phuket. The hope and plan is simple – the beauty and peace of Phuket far outweighs the boredom of being stuck in your home for the last 18 months. The government imposed rules for Phuket Sandbox are aggressive and hopefully over a period of time, will be eased up. The rules, as published in the Government Gazette, are as follows: Measures before entering Thailand 1) Avoid risk areas or community places for at least 14 days. 2) Traveling from a country/region that the center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) or the center for operations measures for traveling and taking care of Thai

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Wyndham Grand Nai Harn Beach Phuket Opening Promotion

SET JUST BEHIND lively Nai Harn Lake, Wyndham Grand Nai Harn Beach is a swish gateway to the area’s many cafes, sites, and swimming and sun-soaking spots. The just-opened, contemporarily-designed hotel is the first resort-style property from the brand so expect features that scream vacation— like a swim-up bar, kids club, and an on-site garden to supply the hotel’s five on-site restaurants and bars. Seventy-seven of the hotel’s 353 rooms have direct access to one of the property’s 10 pools, plus, guests are just a short stroll from the powdery shores of Nai Harn Beach, one of Phuket’s most loved beaches. Wyndham Grand Nai Harn Beach Phuket is located on the south western tip of Phuket’s Andaman coastline, a short

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International Flights To Phuket Set To Resume On July 1

All eyes are on Phuket as the first South-East Asian holiday destination opens up to fully vaccinated leisure travel this July. This is a welcome sign to the region that has suffered closures and lockdowns for well over 18 months, with the devastating impact felt most acutely by the most vulnerable in the region. The volume of passengers and flights heading into Phuket is expected to increase gradually over the coming weeks, starting from July 1. Vaccinated leisure travellers from the Middle East and Europe will be among the first to take advantage of these open skies and head to Phuket to enjoy the tropical island’s hospitality, beaches, marine adventures, culture and culinary treats. Phuket’s monsoon season will peak in

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Thailand’s Quarantine-Free Leisure Travel Reopening Plan

Thailand aims to be the first country in South East Asia to open its borders for leisure travel gradually. After a year in lockdown and a couple of false starts, the Thai authorities are now confident that with the vaccine rollout picking up momentum globally, reopening of borders to vaccinated leisure travel will be a safer affair going forward. Thailand’s ‘Phuket Plan’ has been built up from the ‘Maldives model’. The details of Thailand’s reopening plan may vary and be tweaked over the coming weeks as the pandemic situation is evolving globally at a fast pace. As it stands now, the rules and protocols to be implemented for the soft reopening are stated below. Rules For Phuket’s Travel Reopening in

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Sail Away On A Catamaran Amidst Breathtaking Views Of Phuket

Wake up to the distinct scent of the sea and drift off to dreamland as the breeze whispers, “Don’t be afraid, I am here. Close your eyes, breathe the salty air, and let the spirit of the ocean move you.” Aboard the Blue Moon Catamaran in the middle of the pristine waters off Phuket, this is precisely how I felt as I embark on a day trip amongst the jiggered rock islands along the Eastern bounds of the Andaman Sea. Escaping the hustle of Singapore in February, I blocked a quick weekend rendezvous in Phuket and cruised aboard this private catamaran with my family amongst the tiny, beautiful islands dotting around Phuket. Little did I know that it will be

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Phuket | Island Hopping Guide

All you need to know to plan your next Phuket island hopping adventure! We all know Phuket is known for having some of the best beach island getaways! With multiple islands each more beautiful than the next, there’s no better way to discover this city than island hopping. If you’re unsure on which islands you should head to, we’ve listed out the highlights of each island and how you can get there! Besides, the beautiful sunny beaches and colorful landscapes are your best bet if you’re looking to escape from the monsoon season back home. New Klook craft for your Phuket island hopping The Klook Catamaran Yacht  Good news for all Phuket-bound travellers! Klook has recently launched two new sea

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Sense of Romance package from Banyan Tree Phuket

What’s Included This dreamy coastal resort is offering a chance to retreat to your own private sanctuary. Book at least three nights in Banyan Tree Phuket‘s meditative Spa Pool villas and you’ll be entitled to a relaxing one-hour couple’s spa treatment at Banyan Tree Spa; 20 percent discount on all body massages; dinner for two at the Watercourt Restaurant; complimentary in-villa breakfast for two; romantic room set-up; and return airport transfers. The deluxe villas are designed to rejuvenate, with hydrojet Jacuzzis, outdoor bathtubs, tranquil surrounding gardens, and a bedroom with calming lights, music and aromatherapy. The Deal A night in a Spa Pool villa, from Bt31,366, through March 31. Website: banyantree.com Check hotel rates Photos courtesy of Banyan Tree Phuket.

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