Thai Cabinet Approves Special Tourist Visa Program
Thailand’s Cabinet has agreed in principal for up to 1,200 overseas visitors per month can be granted access under a Special Tourist Visa (STV) program.
Under a ninety day term, extensions will be allowed for an total visit of nine months (270 days).
Entry will still be subject to 14 day Alternative Local State Quarantine (ALSQ).
The visa program is to be started next month and will cost THB2,000 per 90-day term.
Those initially targeted will be long-term residents, those with family members or people intentioned to undergo healthcare in the country.
Ministerial guidelines are expected shortly.