Thailand Elite Card: The Next Level Privilege

泰国尊荣卡:高级特权

2020-12-19 12:48:25


What is Thailand Elite Card?

Thailand Elite Card was introduced in 2003. The project is owned by “Thailand Privilege Card Company Limited” which is a state-owned enterprise under the care of the Tourism Authority of Thailand. It is a membership package that offers benefits and privileges to non-Thai nationals who wish to stay in Thailand for a term longer than the visa permitted term.


What are the benefits?

Elite members are offered exclusive service in exchange for a membership fee. Some examples are:

1) Stay in Thailand up to 20 years and renew every 5 years.

2) Multiple entries.

3) One-year extendable length of stay.

4) Complimentary high-end service including golf courses, spas, hotels, clubs, and medical facilities.

Note: details of the benefits are different from packages to packages.


How many types of the Thailand Elite Card are there?

There are currently 7 program options for the Thailand Elite residence visa:


1. Elite Easy Access

- 500,000 THB membership fee

- valid for 5 years

- can be upgraded to another package

- suitable for solo visitors who wish to stay in Thailand for a short term.


2. Elite Superiority Extension

- 1 million THB membership fee

- valid for 20 years

- suitable for expats and retired people who wish to stay in Thailand for a long term.


3. Elite Family Premium

- allows the immediate family of an Elite Ultimate Privilege member to apply for a Privilege Entry Visa.

- 1 million THB membership fee

- subject to validity of core member


4. Elite Family Excursion

- available for a minimum of two people

- 800,000 THB membership fee

- valid for 5 years

- suitable for families who wish to stay in Thailand for a short term.


5. Elite Family Alternative

- 800,000 THB membership fee

- valid for 10 years

- suitable for families who wish to stay in Thailand for a long term


6. Elite Privilege Access

- tailored exclusively for existing Thailand Elite members

- 1 million THB membership fee

- valid for 10 years


7. Elite Ultimate Privilege

- even better business and pleasure benefits & privileges

- 2 million THB membership fee

- valid for 20 years

- suitable for non-Thai nationals who wish to stay in Thailand for a long term


In conclusion, the Thailand Elite Card is an interesting choice for non-Thai nationals who plan to stay in Thailand for more than 60 days and 90 days; a specified date for a tourist visa and special tourist visa respectively. The offers come with many benefits and privileges to enhance visitors’ experience in Thailand.


For more information, check out:

https://www.thailandelite.com/?locate=en

https://thaielite-express.com/ 

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (Headquarters)
1600 New Phetchaburi Road Makkasan Ratchathewi Bangkok 10400
TAT Contact Center 1672

泰国国家旅游局(总局
1600 New Phetchaburi Road Makkasan Ratchathewi Bangkok 10400
TAT 联络中心 1672