Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters
Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters

Hongkongers can fly direct to Phuket from July as Thailand seeks to kick-start tourism sector, but experts say success of scheme depends on quarantine-free travel

  • Thai Airways to resume service from July 2 with minimum cost of ticket just over HK$3,000
  • But Thailand listed as high risk by Hong Kong, meaning anyone returning from country faces two to three weeks in quarantine

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Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters
Thai authorities are hoping tourists will soon return to empty hotels and beaches, such as this one in Phuket. Photo: Reuters
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