Due to Coronavirus pandemic, the tourism industry has suffered badly. Due to tourism taking the hit badly, countries are adopting new ways to welcome tourists and also revive tourism of the country. And as per the latest reports, Thailand has announced that the foreign tourists will have to stay for a minimum of 30 days in the Island-country from October.
The new mandatory rule was recently announced by the government official which the government wants to boost the tourism sector which is the main source of revenue to the country. Tourism Authority of Thailand Governor Yuthasak Supasorn said that the tourists visiting the country should stay for a minimum of 30 days which includes 14 day quarantine period and after the quarantine period is over, the tourist can explore other areas of Thailand.
The new decision was undertaken as the government suspended the plans of travel bubbles with other Asian nations as the cases of coronavirus started increasing in those nations.
The Minister of Tourism and Sports Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn said that this new rule will be started from October 1 and the tourist will undergo 2 coronavirus tests during the quarantine period and if turned negative can travel freely across the island of Phuket. And after the visitor takes an additional test and stay within the province for one more week and later, the visitor can roam across Thailand.
Currently, Thailand has managed to control the cases of Coronavirus which lately, there has been no cases of Coronavirus in the country.