Destinations – Organize your trip – Budget – Understand Thaïland
Religious tolerance, eternal smile, open-mindedness, inate kindness, diverse food, gorgeous beaches, impressing monuments…Thaïland has all the ingredients for a memorable holiday: Bangkok, its dynamic streets, cheap prices, and never ending wild nightlife; the South, with its gorgeous islands, beaches, spicy food and muslim traditions; and the North, a treasure-trove filled with glittering buddhist temples, ancient ruins, sumptuous gastronomy and exotic villages home to interesting and colourful ethnic minorties. Overall, the country speaks for itself. It’s so well appreciated around the world that once you hear the name, you already think about postcard images. And your thoughts are spot on, despite the mercantile spirit and tourist crowds that are denaturing the lengendary Thai hospitaity in some places.
AROUND CHIANG MAI
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Visa and Customs
Visitors to Thailand must obtain a visa from one of the Thai diplomatic missions unless a) they come from a visa-exempt country or b) one of the countries whose citizens are eligible to obtain visas on arrival.
90 days visa-free: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru, South Korea.
30 days visa-free: Brunei, Canada, France, Germany, Hong-Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam.
30-15 days visa-free (Arriving by air gives a stay of 30 days. Arriving overland gives a stay of 15 days.): Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bahrain, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates.
14 days: Cambodia and Mynamar (by air only)
Visa on arrival (by air or by land – THB 2,000): Andorra, Bhutan, Bulgaria, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.
Visa required in advanced: All other countries (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Mexico, Iran…etc)
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