Diamond Resort Phuket would like to give ideas on how to stay for the long term in Phuket and Thailand. Firstly, it is essential to calculate your budget for living in Phuket and Thailand. Secondly, how to and which visa is suit you best. Thirdly, the best area that perfectly fits your lifestyle.
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Bangtao beach and Laguna Phuket area are for those who want to feel a quiet and secluded beach. It is the area for hotels in Phuket, away from the crowd. Yet, easy to reach out for a hangout area in your free time. There is lively nightlife to chill out during the weekend. However, Bangtao beach has a beach that has a peaceful vibe. So far, there are a lot of opportunities to socialize with others and digital nomads in the area.
Phuket offers various choices of white sandy beaches with crystal sea waters of the Andaman Sea. This island will surprise you with lively activities in each area. For the authentic and cultural experience, the old Phuket town is an excellent area. Especially on Sunday from 4 pm to 10 pm. in the middle of the old town. The heat will settle down for a lovely sightseeing Sino-Portuguese architecture or Chinese Baroque. If you look for souvenirs, this is the place to hunt for unique items.
Here are a few options for the Long Stay in Phuket and Thailand.
Tourist Visa – Visa Exemption and Bilateral Agreements
In case your passport is on the list of Visa Exemption and Bilateral Agreements. It is most suitable for travelers with less effort to prepare documents with granted to stay a maximum of 30 days in Thailand. However, keep in mind that this visa is allowed for tourism purposes only. It means you may need to travel to another country several times yearly. Although, it sounds perfect for the traveler blogger and influencer. Click HERE to check Passport Holders Who Can Enter Thailand Without a Visa.
If your country is not on the list for Visa Exemption and Bilateral Agreements. Then the Tourist Visa is one of the choices. With this visa, you may stay in Thailand for 3 months up to 6 months with multiple entries into the country. Click HERE to read more about Tourist Visa.
Thailand grants visa extensions to extend the period of stay from 30 days to 45 days. The visa extension will be effective from the 1st of October 2022 till the 31st of March 2023. Including your visa?
Let’s check from these countries list: Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Monaco, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovak, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the UAE, UK, Ukraine, and USA.
If you are traveling from Bhutan, Bulgaria, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Malta, Mexico, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Uzbekistan, and Vanuatu. Your VOA (visa on arrival) will also be extended from 15 days to 30 days.
Diamond Resort Phuket gatherers travel information for you to plan your upcoming holidays. So you can spend more time relaxing and exploring Phuket and Thailand. Because we know there are many things to see and do in Thailand. Wants more travel guides in Phuket. Let’s check out the ultimate local travel guide by Diamond Resort Phuket.
Thailand Elite (Privilege Entry Visa)
Since Phuket has been ranked in the top 10 world’s best places for Workation with low living costs. The Thailand Elite program has become more popular. Because Thailand Elite does not require any proof of the financial statement or proof of health insurance. Click HERE to read more details about Thailand Elite (Privilege Entry Visa).
The SMART Visa
This visa is intended to inspire highly-skilled foreigners to work or invest in specific industries. There are 10 industries such as the digital, medical hub, medical and wellness tourism, aviation and logistics and smart electronics, etc. Click HERE to read more details about the SMART VISA.
Retirement Visa O-A One Year
This kind of visa purpose for applicants aged 50 years and over with a maximum of 1 year. But this visa will not allow work in Thailand. Nonetheless, possibility to extend the stay at the end of the one-year stay. Click HERE to read more about Retirement Visa O-A One Year.
Non-Immigrant Visa “O-X” (Long Stay)/ Non-O-X Visa
This is the one if you are 50 years old or over and want to stay in Thailand for a maximum period of 10 years. Starting with 5 years plus 5 years extension. Click HERE to read more about Non-Immigrant Visa “O-X” (Long Stay)/ Non-O-X Visa.
These long-stay visa desires to promote Thailand for retirement as a second home.