Southeast Asia Travel Latest News |Update June 4th
KLM starts Phuket flight in October | Thailand
KLM intends to fly to Phuket Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from Amsterdam with a stop in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. The flights will start this October.
Qatar Airways to resume Phuket flights| Thailand
With Phuket reopening to vaccinated international travellers, the airline will be operating four weekly flights to the island destination from July 1 onwards.
Vietnam Airlines to trial IATA Travel Pass| Vietnam
Vietnam Airlines has become the first carrier in Vietnam to trial the International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Travel Pass mobile application. This holds the key to the safe restart of international aviation and tourism and facilitates smooth travel for passengers to Vietnam to ensure they have already got the Covid-19 test/vaccination. IATA will provide support and closely coordinate activities throughout the trial with Vietnam Airlines.
Boracay Island ready to welcome back visitors| Philippines
Boracay Island is ready to welcome tourists coming from the NCR Plus bubble. The Malay tourism office on Thursday (June 3, 2021) said they are looking forward to visitors from these areas as they could add up to the number of the island’s guests.
Soft adventure tourism making waves in Asian markets| Southeast Asia
Industry experts predict Asia’s younger generation will lead the tourism recovery charge as they seek unique soft adventure experiences abroad.