From 30 June 2018, all international departing flights will have restrictions in place limiting inorganic powders to volumes less than 350ml per passenger in the aircraft cabin.

These powders include items such as sand, salt, talcum powder, powdered cleaning detergents and some types of make-up.

Passengers are now only allowed to carry 350ml or 350gm of inorganic powder per person through the security screening point.

Visit the Australian Government's TRAVELSECURE website for more information.

Customers booked to travel with Thai Airways International, either via a travel agent or online via, are not charged any additional fees to request services such as special meals, wheelchairs or for seat allocation.

In some cases, some travel agents may impose fees for these requests and we recommend customers should check with the booking/ticketing agent for details of any fees charged and ask for clarification as necessary.

Fees may apply for changes or corrections to ticketed bookings or for some specialist services.  Please call us on 1300 651 960 for information.



Aava Resort and Spa Special Offer - ends 30 Jun '17

Aava Resort and Spa Special Offer


Discover the 'Less Discovered' Area of Khanom, Surat Thani province, staying at the Aava Resort and Spa...


Book this exclusive deal for THAI's Australian travellers by 30 June '17 for stays until 31 December 2017.


Book and stay for 5 nights in a Deluxe Bungalow and claim these exclusive bonus offers : 

Daily breakfasts

Airport transfers between Surat Thani or Krabi Airports

Free Pink Dolphin tour for 2 people

Special rates : Low season THB 16,800; High season THB 20,400


Low Season : now until 30 Nov '17

High Season : Dec '17



Aava Resort

Book your Aava Resort visit using the promotional code : TGROPAava and present your Royal Orchid Plus Frequent Flyer membership card at check-in.


THAI flies twice daily from Bangkok to Krabi and THAI Smile flies twice daily between Bangkok and Surat Thani. You can also fly to Koh Samui and transfer to Khanom via ferry or hydrofoil (ferries/hydrofoils operate between Naiton Pier Koh Samui and Donsak Pier Surat Thani)


See flight schedules and the latest special flight deals here.


For resort bookings and enquiries, e-mail :

                             Aava Bungalow

Deluxe Bungalow Aava Resort and Spa


Aava Resort and Spa is located in Khanom, Thailand situated on Nadan Beach, a 9 kilometre stretch of sandy beach with safe, swimmable waters. Khanom is renowned for its rare pink dolphins which locals proudly protect in their idyllic living environment on the coastline. The resort arranges boat tours taking guests to meet the dolphins as they roam freely in sheltered surrounds.

                              Aava Pool

Aava Resort and Spa Pool


Aava Resort and Spa offers guests activities and adventures without having to venture far into and beyond Khanom, including visits to temples and a puppet house, shopping at traditional markets, foot therapy at a fish spa, trekking in national parks, exploring intriguing caves, fishing, snorkelling, golf and full-day tours to Koh Samui.

                              Alto Restaurant

Alto Restaurant Aava Resort and Spa


The resort is Scandinavian-owned with top Finnish designs. Guest bungalows and villas are set amongst gardens or overlooking and providing direct access into the pool with sea views.


Aava Spa features traditional Thai therapy and massage treatments utilising organic products plus an array of other wellness activities including Yoga, Thai Chi, Pilates, meditation, jungle and waterfall hikes and Thai boxing training. Yoga and wellness retreats are also hosted with leading world instructors at various times of the year.  The resort presents a family-friendly atmosphere with a Kids club offering great activities for the young ones and babysitting provided complimentary throughout the day and into the late evening.


Find out more about Aava Resort and Spa