Published on : Saturday, September 25, 2021
India’s favoriteneighboring holiday spot Thailand has finally reopened its doors for desi travellers.
However, as of now, there is no air bubble between India and Thailand due to which there are no commercial flights between both countries. Both countries are working on creating an air bubble, thereby providing a much-needed breather to Indian airlines.
The Southeast Asian tourist magnet has allowed fully vaccinated visitors from 78 countries, including India, under its “sandbox” programmes that list conditions for travelers. Serum Institute of India’s (Covishield) is among accepted vaccines that includes, among others, Pfizer and Moderna.
Indian travelers can now visit under the “Phuket Sand Box and Samui Plus” programs, said a senior Thai Tourism official. There are no quarantine requirements in Phuket; however, there are conditions for Samui Plus.