Picture this: you’re a Thai citizen with a sense of adventure and a longing to explore the tapestry of the world—and there’s good news! Your Thai passport is nothing short of a magical key to a treasure trove of destinations. Without the hassle of a visa application, you’re free to embark on a journey to a diverse array of countries where culture, cuisine, and captivating landscapes await. The Department of Consular Affairs of the Foreign Ministry has rolled out a red carpet around the globe just for you, and here’s the grand tour of where you can go!
Ever dreamt of tangoing in Buenos Aires or marveling at the majestic Iguazu Falls? Well, vibrant Argentina opens its arms to you for a whole 90 exhilarating days. And if your travel heartstrings tingle for Middle Eastern allure, you can set foot in Bahrain for up to 14 blissful days, soaking in its pearl trading history and futuristic skyscrapers.
Jet off to the samba rhythms and breathtaking scenery of Brazil, where 90 days of tropical paradise and pulsating culture lie in store. Or perhaps the lush rainforests and opulent palaces of Brunei beckon? It’s all yours for 14 days. The ancient mysteries of Angkor Wat in Cambodia also await you, with 14 days to uncover centuries of history set in stone.
Trek across the dramatic landscapes of Chile, from the Atacama Desert to the wineries of the Central Valley, relishing 90 days of pure wanderlust. And speaking of pure, the eco-rich delights of Ecuador, with its imposing Andes and enchanting Galapagos Islands, are yours for a thrilling 90 days.
Set your wanderer’s sights on the crossroads of Europe and Asia with a mouth-watering 365 days in Georgia, a land of warm hospitality and legendary wine-making. Up for a tropical getaway? Hainan Province in China offers a 30-day sojourn amidst sun-kissed beaches and rich cultural encounters.
City skylines and retail therapy more your style? Hong Kong gives you a metropolitan buzz for a full 30 days. Or if it’s diverse wildlife and ancient temples you crave, Indonesia is your chance to indulge in 30 days of exotic adventures. And let’s not forget the serene beauty and advanced technology you can soak up during Japan’s gracious 15-day welcome.
From the steppes of Kazakhstan to the lively streets of Seoul in South Korea, your Thai passport entails you to anywhere from 30 to 90 days of discovery. And in case you’re mapping out your travels from now to 2025, a 60-day escapade in Kyrgyzstan is also on the cards!
Whether it’s strolling along the Mekong in Laos or testing your luck in Macau, 30 days of novel experiences are guaranteed. Experience the untouched wilderness of Mongolia or the tranquil beaches of Malaysia. Fancy yourself amidst the underwater splendor of Maldives? They’re all yours to revel in with 30 days of pure bliss!
Embark on a spiritual retreat in the golden pagodas of Myanmar, though make sure to fly direct to enjoy the 14-day passage. Feel like locking eyes with the Panama Canal? Panama grants you an awe-inspiring 180 days to explore its marvels. Similarly, the Inca mysteries of Peru or the tropical biodiversity of the Philippines are yours to explore for 90 and 30 days respectively.
Qatar’s fusion of cosmopolitan chic and desert adventure, Russia’s vast tapestry of history and natural wonders, the utopian beaches of the Seychelles—each offers 30 days where stories are waiting to be written. Don’t miss Singapore and South Africa, where urban innovation meets wild safaris, both offering you a 30-day delight.
With the temporary visa-free access to Taiwan, you have from now until 2024 to snatch 14 vivid days of night markets and skyscrapers. Unleash your inner Marco Polo with 30 days in the heart of the ancient Silk Road, Tajikistan. Even the moon-lit landscapes of Cappadocia in Turkey (pardon me, Türkiye) await your footsteps for 30 enchanting days.
Finally, let’s not gloss over the serene islands of Vanuatu or the bustling markets of Vietnam, each offering an experience like no other for 30 full days.
Remember though, intrepid Thai explorers must always chart their course with the destination’s entry requirements in mind, ensuring a valid passport, round-trip ticket, and a treasure chest that can cover the wanderlust expenses. This visa-free policy is like a genie from a bottle—granted wishes for Thai globe-trotters, simplifying and economizing grand voyages to lands near and far.