Frequently Asked Questions: FAQs


Q : Do I need a visa for Thailand?

Q : Should I exchange money before I arrive in Thailand?

Q : What are medical services like in Thailand?

Q: When is the best time to visit Thailand?

 

Q : Do I need a visa for Thailand?


A : People from most countries can enter Thailand for tourism purposes without a visa for up to 30 days. If you are planning a longer stay there are several border crossing to other countries where you can exit and return thereby obtaining another 30 days free.
If you plan to stay in Thailand longer than 30 days without crossing any borders you should apply for a visa before entering Thailand.



 

Q : Should I exchange money before I arrive in Thailand?


A : For most currencies you will get a better rate from official money exchanges and banks in Thailand than you would in your own country.  It is however a good idea to have a small amount of Thai Baht for when you arrive although there are money exchange at Suvarnabhum International Airport.  You can check currency exchange rates from http://www.bangkokbank.com.



 

Q : What are medical services like in Thailand?


A : In Bangkok, the place most visitors first arrive at, there are many international class hospitals with English speaking staff.  For more serious treaments in smaller locations you will need to be transported to Bangkok.  As anywhere in the world a good insurance policy is a must when traveling.  You will find that costs here are mostly a lot cheaper than in western countries.  Indeed it is fairly common for international travelers to make one of their first things an appointment for teeth-whitening at the local dentist.



 

Q: When is the best time to visit Thailand?


A : The good thing about Thailand and South-East Asia is the variety.  Throughout the year there are countless festivals, holidays, study-courses, promotions, exhibitions, etc.  The diverse geography and climates mean even during the height if the rainy season there are magnificent destinations within easy reach.  Contact us now to discover the best of upcoming events.

 

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