While many of us have a ‘journey to Thailand’ on our list of places that we want to visit before turning 50, this vacation should surely not wait any longer! Because you can now explore this land of captivating beaches and enchanting landscapes on a complimentary visa. Yes, that’s correct! The news of ‘Thailand eliminates visa on arrival fee’ had officially been announced on 8th November 2018. What’s more is that this year, the Thai government has extended this exemption for 7 additional months and you can avail this advantage until October’19! Did you desire something else as well?
Not just your new year celebrations, but an exciting getaway around Christmas was also cherished with your loved ones in the previous year. The anticipated rate by the Thai government for promoting tourism through this action is a massive 30% and, given this latest exemption, it won’t be long until tourists from all over will join the Thai people for a lively celebration soon. However, this exemption is limited to 20 countries, including the Maldives, Mauritius, China, Saudi Arabia & more, and fortunately India is one among them.
While there are numerous tourists visiting Thailand each year, saving 2000 THB per person can be significant if you’re traveling with your family and friends. Even though the duration of this visa is fixed for a period of 15 days, the famous Maya Bay should unquestionably be on your list, and if you’re fortunate enough, you might get the opportunity to visit it as well! This renowned location in Thailand also appeared in the Hollywood film The Beach in 2000, had so many visitors this year that it harmed the environment in more than one way and had to be closed for a certain period in the month of June and is still being reviewed regarding reopening for tourists. However, in a season of unfavorable news for travelers, this unquestionably comes as nothing less than a source of joy.
Nonetheless, a Thai getaway is more about revitalizing your senses amidst the convivial and hospitable Thai people than anything else because regardless of the circumstances, these individuals are always in high spirits! Are you similar to them as well? If so, then organizing a Thailand journey shouldn’t pose a difficulty anymore because it’s actually the optimal time to experience the country’s allure on a budget. So, start preparing!
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