Thai authorities have announced that from Oct. 15 fully vaccinated foreign tourists will be allowed to visit the capital Bangkok without going into quarantine.
Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn announced the move after talks with Bangkok Governor Aswin Kwanmuang.
The percentage of people vaccinated in all districts of Bangkok is expected to reach the 70 per cent threshold for reopening by the end of this month.
Minister Phiphat said all districts of Bangkok will open to foreign travellers at the same time.
He added that four other tourist areas — Hua Hin, Cha-am, Chiang Mai and Pattaya — will open on Oct. 1 IF preparations go according to plan.
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