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Last Updated: May 4, 2021


 At Goway Travel, the safety of our travellers and the communities they visit is always our top priority. We wouldn't be celebrating 50 years in travel in 2020 without having overcome adversity like this in the past, and as always, we continue to provide our globetrotters with helpful information and services here at Goway Travel. 

To help you plan your next adventure, please find information below on all of the destination we offer that are currently welcoming North American travellers.

What's Open to Travel Now

Goway has compiled a list of all destinations we serve that are open, or that have scheduled re-openings planned, for US and Canadian travellers. We have only included countries that do not require quarantine upon arrival for US or Canadian visitors, and where we have close relationships with local partners. Your safety is our top priority.

Open to US Visitors

  • AlbaniaUpon arrival, health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry.
  • Argentina: Argentine authorities are implementing a “tourism pilot program” for citizens and residents of bordering countries traveling to the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area for tourism. This program does not apply to the United States or Canada, however, residents with direct family members living in Argentina may qualify for entry. A negative COVID-19 PCR test within the 72 hours before travel will be required for persons entering Argentina under this program, and travelers under the program must enter Argentina at Ministro Pistarini Ezeiza International Airport or the Buquebus Ferry Terminal in Buenos Aires.
  • Armenia: Armenia is requiring a 14-day quarantine from tourists BUT there's an option to shorten/remove the quarantine if they schedule a PCR test in their hotel/rental.
  • Austria People entering Austria need to show a negative COVID test (PCR tests no older than 72 hours and antigen tests no older than 48 hours are admissible) in addition to committing to 10-day self-quarantine.
  • BelizeGuests must present a negative COVID-19 test result that was conducted within 72 hours prior to arrival. Guests must stay at approved "Gold Standard" hotels and also register for a COVID-19 monitoring app.
  • BoliviaPassengers arriving from all countries require a PCR test taken up to 72 hours before flying and is required for everybody over 5-years of age to enter Bolivia. On arrival you must quarantine for 10 days, and pay for a PCR test on the 7th day of quarantine. Tourists must show proof of medical insurance that will cover the cost of treatment. Flight restrictions from Europe are still in place until May 31.
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative PCR test results at least 48 hours before travel.
  • BotswanaBorders are open to all nationalities. All tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry. A complimentary rapid test will also be administered on arrival into Botswana. Anyone exhibiting symptoms or testing positive on the rapid test will be subject to quarantine at their own cost.
  • BrazilFrom December 30th, 2020, foreign visitors or Brazilians who wish to enter Brazil by air must present a PCR Test, carried out a maximum of 72 hours in advance with negative or non-reactive COVID-19 result, in order to board the aircraft. All passengers must sign a health declaration, printed or digital, accepting the preventive measures that should be considered while in the country: it is mandatory by law to wear a mask while circulating in the public areas; avoid large gatherings; observe and follow social distancing guidelines; observe and follow sanitizing guidelines of each establishment. There are no quarantine requirements upon arrival in Brazil.
  • ColombiaA negative PCR test issued within 96 hours prior to boarding is required for all passengers (children and infants included). Otherwise, passengers will be required to take a PCR test upon arrival and self-isolate for 14 days or until a negative test result is received. PCR test is not required for travel within Colombia. Between 24 hours and 1 hour before departure, you must fill out the ‘Check-Mig’ form, available on the Migración Colombia website. You will receive a confirmation email that you will need to present upon arrival in Colombia.Avianca and SynLab Colombia join forces to facilitate compliance with travel requirements for passengers flying from certain cities in Colombia to the airline’s international destinations. Any flights purchased at rates L and XXL after February 17th, will not have to pay an additional cost of the PCR test or antigens (accepted in the United States). Travelers who purchase XS, S, M or XL fares will also be able to access substantial discounts for PCR tests and antigen tests. Contact us for more information. Travelers are required to use face masks at all times.
  • Costa RicaAs of November 1, guests from the US and Canada must fill out the electronic HEALTH PASS form, available at https://salud.go.cr. Traveler’s Medical Insurance is also required - international or purchased in Costa Rica through the National Insurance Institute (INS - Instituto Nacional de Seguros) https://www.grupoins.com/seguroparaviajeros, or Sagicor https://tiendasagicor.com/en. For international insurance policies, tourists must request a certificate from their insurance company, issued in English or Spanish, verifying at least the following three conditions. (This certificate must be uploaded when filling out the electronic epidemiological HEALTH PASS): 1) Guaranteed coverage of medical expenses in the event of becoming ill with the pandemic COVID-19 virus while in Costa Rica, for at least USD $50,000 (fifty thousand United States Dollars), 2) Includes minimum coverage of USD $2,000 for lodging expenses issued as a result of the pandemic, and 3) Passengers who fail to comply with these requirements may not enter the country. Upon landing in Costa Rican territory, travelers must wear face protection and comply with the strict protocols of the air terminal with regard to physical distancing, disinfection of carpets, and taking temperature readings, and must follow any other sanitary instructions. Tourists from authorized states may enter the country even if their route includes a stop at a destination that is not authorized, as long as they do not leave the transit airport.
  • Croatia: All passengers must present a negative PCR test result for SARS-CoV-2 that is not older than 48 hours (counting from the time of taking the swab to arriving at the border crossing point) or have the PCR test for SARS-CoV-2 done immediately upon arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation of self-isolation until they receive a negative test result. In the case of impossibility of testing, a measure of self-isolation is determined for a period of ten (10) days.
  • DubaiAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 96 hours of travelWithout this you will be refused entry 
  • EcuadorAs of 22 March 2021, travellers who have had the complete COVID-19 vaccination dose can present their vaccination certificate instead of the negative RT-PCR or Antigen rapid test. In case of not having the vaccination certificate as mentioned above, upon entry must present either a negative RT-PCR qualitative test result for COVID-19 taken up to 3 days before arrival, or a negative Antigen rapid test, taken within the same period prior to arrival. Anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 over 1 month prior to travel, and has a PCR test positive at the time of travel; as long as there are no symptoms present at the time of entry must present a medical certificate from their country stating their health evaluation is suitable to travel. If upon arrival a passenger presents COVID-19 related symptoms, despite their antigen test result, they will be evaluated by a health care worker and if needed will be taken to the nearest health center for a full evaluation. If they consider the possibility of infection then they will administer a rapid antigen test. If the result is positive the passenger must do a 10 day isolation. If the result is negative then there is no need to self isolate. Travelers who are in transit to another destination do not need to present negative PCR testing nor a digital travel pass.Upon arrival all passengers will be required to sign a declaration form with their itinerary and local contact details. To travel to the Galapagos Islands, tourists over the age of 12 must present a negative PCR test result issued with a maximum of 4 days (96 hours) before entering the islands. If this test has 4 and more days of issuance; a second test must be taken in Quito or Guayaquil cities prior to flying to the islands. Travelers arriving from the UK will have to take an antigen test in Quito or Guayaquil. If the result is negative, they may continue to the Galapagos. Also, a “laissez-passez” or “safe passage” must be arranged through the agency booking the tour. Only official agencies can issue this permit. Travelers inside Ecuadorian territory are required to use face masks at all times. Some lodges in the Amazon area may require guests to show a their vaccination certificate for COVID-19. If not vaccinated, then a negative PCR test must be taken presented with no more than 72 hours prior to entering. Contact us for more information.
  • Egypt: Passengers must identify Egyptian cities being visited, submit a fresh PCR test 72 hours before flight. Cruise operations are still closed. Medical Insurance needed
  • El Salvador: US and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or serology) conducted within 72 hours prior to entry is required.
  • Ethiopia: All tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Greece: As of May 14, all passengers are allowed entry in Greece with the following restrictions: 1. Must be vaccinated or have a PCR 72 hours prior to arrival; 2. Random tests will be performed - any positive tests will result in isolation (at the expense of the Government of Greece). Other information: In case the country of origin requires PCR before returning home will assist all clients to go the medical centers and do the test 72 hours prior to each departure.
  • GuatemalaGuests must present a negative COVID-19 test result that was conducted within 72 hours prior to arrival. Guests must also register their travel plans on the Guatemalan Health Pass website at least 24 hours prior to arrival.
  • GuyanaAnyone entering Guyana must present the results of their PCR COVID-19 test (taken within seven days prior to arrival in Guyana) to the airline at check in. Updated Travel guidelines can be found at https://guyanatravel.gy. Travelers must complete a Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before travel. Travelers should carry a printed copy of their Passenger Locator Form and their negative PCR COVID-19 test results for the airline at check-in, and for Port Health Officials upon arrival; test results should be in English to facilitate validation. Effective Monday, October 12, 2020 the Ministry of Health will only accept molecular PCR tests approved by the World Health Organization/Pan American Health Organization. All tests must be done at an accredited lab. Persons travelling to Guyana must do a molecular PCR Test for COVID-19. If the test was completed within 72 hours of the flight and the result of that test is negative, the passenger will be free to leave the airport after arrival. However, if the PCR test is done within four to seven (4-7) days of travel, the passenger will be required to do another test upon arrival in Guyana, notwithstanding the earlier negative result. Persons travelling to Guyana are required to upload the negative PCR test result when completing the Passenger Locator Form. The form should be completed at least 24 hours before travel. The negative test result will have to be produced or shown to the airline operator during the check-in process. The negative test result will also have to be produced or shown to the Port Health Officials on arrival to Guyana. The Test result is valid for 7 days from the date the sample was collected. Antibody tests will NOT be accepted. Results from home-based test kits will NOT be accepted. Test results must be Negative or Not Detected.
  • Hawaii: Proof of a negative NAAT test within 72 hours prior to air departure, temperature check on arrival. Registration on https://travel.hawaii.gov/#/ mandatory for all visitors. Visitors to Kauai will require a second test and will need to quarantine in hotel for 72 hours until results are received.
  • HondurasUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or rapid test) is required for entry as of August 17, 2020. Guests may be required to quarantine for up to 14 days.
  • IcelandAs of 18 March 2021, travelers entering Iceland who have completed vaccination against COVID-19 will be allowed to enter Iceland. Moreover, they will not be subject to border measures, such as testing and quarantine. Until now, exemptions have only applied to those presenting certificates from the EU/EEA Area. Now all travelers providing proof of full vaccination with a vaccine certified by the World Health Organization (WHO) or European Medical and meeting the requirements defined by Iceland's Chief Epidemiologist and the Icelandic regulations, are welcome to visit Iceland. The exemption also applies to those who can provide valid proof of prior infection. Documentation on prior infections must be in accordance with the requirements defined by the Chief Epidemiologist of Iceland..
  • KenyaAll tourists from a country considered low to medium risk country MUST be in possession of a COVID-19 negative PCR certificate carried out within 96 hours prior to travel. Any passengers flying KLM will be required to undergo a rapid test on departure 4 hrs prior to the flight and can be done at Jomo Kenyatta Airport. This must be pre-booked a min of 48 hrs in advance or more.
  • MaldivesAll tourists who are not fully vaccinated must be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 96 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry. lf the travellers makes a transit during the journey, the initial PCR test will be valid if the transit does not exceed 24 hours. lf a passenger makes a transit exceeding 24 hours, the passenger must take a repeat PCR test within 96 hours prior to embarkation at the port of transit. As of April 20th, 2021 fully vaccinated travellers are allowed to enter the Maldives without a Covid-19 negative certificate. In order to be considered fully vaccinated traveller must have received 2 doses of an approved vaccine against COVID-19 at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. Travellers will need to provide proof of a valid full vaccination certificate with an approved vaccine against COVID-19 upon arrival. Also, all travellers must fill in an online submission of a Health Declaration Form, completed less then 24 hours of travel. Please visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information.
  • Malta Passengers must have spent at least the previous 14 days in one of the safe corridor countries before reaching Malta. It is also recommended that these passengers undertake a PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival.
  • MexicoGuests are not required to present a negative COVID-19 test upon entry.
  • Monaco:  A PCR with negative results (at most 72 hours before his arrival) must be carried out in his country of origin or in a medical biology laboratory (laboratory in the Principality of Monaco). Upon arrival, the person must be attached to the COVID19 Call Center upon arrival in Monegasque territory (reachable at 92.05.55.00 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday / or at the address covid19 @ gouv.mc).
  • MontenegroPassengers must present negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point or a COVID-19 vaccination certificate if the passenger received the second dose at least 7 days before arrival.
  • MoroccoAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travelWithout this you will be refused entry
  • MozambiqueAll Tourists must be in possession of a COVID-19 negative PCR certificate test as well as a negative SARS-CoV2 carried out in the country of origin 72 hours prior to their departure. Tourists will also need to provide proof of accommmodation and onward flight.
  • NamibiaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 7 days of arrival into Namibia. The 168 hours is calculated from the time the sample was taken. Without this you will be refused entry
  • NicaraguaUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or serology) conducted within 72 hours prior to entry is required.
  • North Macedonia: Upon arrival, health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry.
  • PanamaUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR) conducted within 48 hours prior to entry is required. Tests can be conducted Tocumen Airport in Panama City at guests own expense. Guests must sign a sworn affidavit prior to entry. Quarantine is not required unless guests test positive.
  • Peru: The Peru’s Government has updated the safety measures below until April 30th, 2021 to preserve the containment of the COVID-19 in their region. The authorities have divided the country in a three-tier system (Very High, High, and Moderate). Very High Tier: Andahuaylas province (region of Apurimac), Tumbes province (in Tumbes region), Piura province (region of Piura), Chupaca and Chanchamayo (region of Junin), Trujillo and Pacasmayo provinces (region of La Libertad), Barranca, Huarochiri and Huaura provinces (region of Lima), Huaylas province (region of Ancash), Tambopata province (region of Madre de Dios), Huamanga province (region of Ayacucho), Cusco province (region of Cusco), Chanchamayo and Chupaca provinces (region of Junin), Ica province (region of Ica), Alto Amazonas province (region of Loreto), Moyobamba province (in San Martin region), Coronel Portillo province (region of Ucayali) and Puno province (region of Puno).
    High Tier: Includes regions of Amazonas, Arequipa, Cajamarca, Huancavelica, Moquegua, Pasco, Tacna, Apurimac (except for Andahuaylas province), Tumbes (except for Tumbes province), Piura (except for Piura province), La Libertad (except for Trujillo and Pacasmayo provinces), Ancash (except for Huaylas province), Ayacucho (except for Huamanga province), Cusco (except for Cusco province), Ica (except for Ica province), Junin (except for Chanchamayo and Chupaca provinces), Lima (except for Barranca,Huaura and Huarochiri provinces), Madre de Dios (except for Tambopata province), Loreto (except for Alto Amazonas province), Ucayali (except for Coronel Portillo province), San Martin (except for Moyobamba province), Puno (except for Puno province) and Callao province.Moderate Tier: Huanuco and Lambayeque. Nationwide regulations:
    Eeveryone must wear face masks outside of homes in addition to wearing a face mask, everyone must wear facial protectors (usually a clear plastic full-face covering) when on public transport All types of social and family gatherings and visits, including political and cultural events, are prohibited. Commercial airlines are operating to and from Peru. If travelling via another country, it is essential you check the travel advice for that country, as some currently do not permit transit to/from the UK.. Iberia is flying from Lima to Madrid on a weekly basis. Air France is flying from Lima to Paris starting on April 2nd. Direct flights from some destinations in Europe to Lima also resumed operations on March 31st.. If you travel to Peru, you will need to show proof of a negative result from a COVID-19 PCR (molecular) test, issued no more than 72 hours before your flight All passengers arriving in Peru, irrespective of nationality, have to quarantine for 14 days. This can be in a home or accommodation anywhere in the country, in liaison with the health authorities. When the quarantine is to be completed outside Lima, you must arrive there within 24 hours after arrival in Peru. If upon arrival in Peru you test positive, you will have to self-isolate in the Villa Panamericana or any other temporary centre in Lima or in the centres that the regional government assigns. You may end quarantine if you take an antigen test upon your arrival in the country and the result is negative. If you receive a positive result, you will need to quarantine where the health authorities decide.
    As of March 1st, Machu Picchu is welcoming tourists again at a 40% occupancy (897 visitors per day). Following Machu Picchu re-opening, Museums, restaurants, Natural reserves, and archaeological sites were also re-opened under reduced capacity, following strict biosecurity protocols so their visitors can enjoy these important places that are part of the tourist circuits when visiting this millennial destination. The use of face masks and facial protectors are mandatory to use at all times in flights and local public transportation.
  • PortugalMAINLAND PORTUGAL: Entry to Portugal is allowed only for EU Member State or Schengen Associated counties. All other countries (including Canada and US), entry to Portugal is allowed only for essential travel. Entry restrictions is being updated every 15 days, visit https://www.visitportugal.com/en/content/covid-19-measures-implemented-portugal for the latest updates. Entry to Azores archipelago and Madeira is allowed with restrictions.
    AZORES: Passengers must carry out a COVID19 screening test by the RT-PCR methodology up to 72 hours before the trip in one of the laboratories agreed with the Regional Government and only with a negative result will you be able to travel.
    MADEIRA: Passengers flying to the Madeira archipelago must comply with one of the following options: 1. Submit a negative test to COVID-19 performed within 72 hours prior to departure; 2. Present a medical document certifying that the holder is recovered from COVID-19 disease at the time of landing, issued within the last 90 days; 3. Present a vaccination certificate against COVID-19, respecting the period of activation of the immune system foreseen in the Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC); 4. Perform test on arrival and await the result in prophylactic isolation;
    5. Perform voluntary isolation, for a period of 14 days, at home or in a hotel accommodation. More information at www.visitmadeira.pt.
  • RwandaAll passengers, including those in transit, will be required to show proof of a Covid-19 PCCR negative test from a certified laboratory, taken within 72 hours of arriving in Rwanda. For passengers entering Rwanda, a second PCR test will be conducted upon arrival, with results delivered within 24 hours during which time they will remain in designated hotels at own cost. Also guests visiting National Parks are required to present a negative an Antigen Rapid COVID 19 test.
  • SeychellesAll tourists MUST be in possession of a COVID -19 negative PCR teest taken 72 hours prior to departure. Without this you will be refused entry. Visitors must apply online for Travel Health Authorization before entering The Seychelles. Currently Visitors from South Africa are not permitted to enter until further notice.
  • Slovenia:People entering the Republic of Slovenia shall, due to potential infection with SARS-CoV-2 virus, be required to remain in quarantine for a period of ten (10) days. Individuals will not be ordered to quarantine if they present the following when crossing the border: 1. A negative PCR test not older than 48 hours from the time the swab was taken, performed in an EU or Schengen Area member state or by organisations or individuals in third countries who are recognised as suitable by the Institute of Microbiology and Immunology and the National Laboratory of Health, Environment and Food (NLZOH), a list of which is posted on the NLZOH website; 2. A negative rapid antigen test (RAT) not older than 24 hours from the time the swab was taken, performed in an EU or Schengen Area member state; 3. A certificate of a positive PCR test or RAT result for SARS-CoV-2 which is more than 21 days old but not more than six months old or a medical certificate confirming that the person has recovered from COVID-19 and that more than six months have elapsed since the onset of symptoms or 4. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination demonstrating that at least seven days have elapsed since the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, at least 14 days since the second dose of the Moderna vaccine or 21 days since the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
  • South AfricaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Sri Lanka: Travelers who have completed the recommended doses of COVID-19 vaccination and arriving after two weeks of completion of vaccination will be considered vaccinated. Fully vaccinated travelersmust produce the following at the airport: Negative COVID-19 PCR report (English) taken 96 hours before boarding the flight, Original copy of the vaccination certificate (English) and Completed Health Declaration Form. Once you arrive in Colombo you will need to take a PCR test at the airport and proceed to your Level 1 hotel in the area. Once negative test result is received (24-48 hrs) you will be issued discharge documents and abe proceed freely throughout the country. Not-vaccinated travelers must produce the following at the airport: Negative COVID-19 PCR report (English) taken 96 hours before boarding the flight and Completed Health Declaration Form. Once you arrive in Colombo you will need to take a PCR test at the airport and proceed to your Level 1 hotel in the area. You will need to stay in the Level 1 Hotel for 14 Days. You will need to take a second PCR test between 11-14 days after arrival. Once negative test result is received you will be issued discharge documents and abe proceed freely throughout the country. Please visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information.
  • TahitiThe Islands of Tahiti are opening their borders as of 01May21 to American citizens that have been fully vaccinated. A negative PCR Test is also required for entry for vaccinated travellers.
  • TanzaniaTanzania only requires a COVID-19 certificate if it is required by their airline or the country that travellers are departing from.
  • TurkeyAll passengers arriving in Turkey are required to submit a negative PCR test (nucleic acid). The sample for the test must have been taken within 72 hours prior to the passenger's scheduled departure from the country of origin. This applies to all passengers aged 6 years and over. The PCR test application will continue until April 14, 2021. US and Canadian residents who will arrive to Turkey as of 15th of March 2021 GMT+3 (not including transit passengers and passengers under of age 6) are required to fill in the Turkey Entrance Form (website: https://register.health.gov.tr/) within 72 hours of their departure. Print out or the mobile screenshot of the filled form will have to be submitted to airline crew before boarding.
  • UgandaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travelWithout this you will be refused entry
  • ZambiaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 14 days of arrival into Zambia. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Zimbabwe: All travellers will be required to have a PCR (polymerase chain reaction) Covid-19 clearance certificate issued by a recognised facility within 48 hours from the date of departure

Open to Canada Visitors

  • AlbaniaUpon arrival, health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry.
  • Argentina: Argentine authorities are implementing a “tourism pilot program” for citizens and residents of bordering countries traveling to the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area for tourism. This program does not apply to the United States or Canada, however, residents with direct family members living in Argentina may qualify for entry. A negative COVID-19 PCR test within the 72 hours before travel will be required for persons entering Argentina under this program, and travelers under the program must enter Argentina at Ministro Pistarini Ezeiza International Airport or the Buquebus Ferry Terminal in Buenos Aires.
  • Armenia: Armenia is requiring a 14-day quarantine from tourists BUT there's an option to shorten/remove the quarantine if they schedule a PCR test in their hotel/rental.
  • Austria:  People entering Austria need to show a negative COVID test (PCR tests no older than 72 hours and antigen tests no older than 48 hours are admissible) in addition to committing to 10-day self-quarantine.
  • BelizeGuests must present a negative COVID-19 test result that was conducted within 72 hours prior to arrival. Guests must stay at approved "Gold Standard" hotels and also register for a COVID-19 monitoring app.
  • BoliviaPassengers arriving from all countries require a PCR test taken up to 72 hours before flying and is required for everybody over 5-years of age to enter Bolivia. On arrival you must quarantine for 10 days, and pay for a PCR test on the 7th day of quarantine. Tourists must show proof of medical insurance that will cover the cost of treatment. Flight restrictions from Europe are still in place until May 31.
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Passengers must have a medical certificate with a negative PCR test results at least 48 hours before travel.
  • BotswanaBorders are open to all nationalities. All tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry. A complimentary rapid test will also be administered on arrival into Botswana. Anyone exhibiting symptoms or testing positive on the rapid test will be subject to quarantine at their own cost.
  • BrazilFrom December 30th, 2020, foreign visitors or Brazilians who wish to enter Brazil by air must present a PCR Test, carried out a maximum of 72 hours in advance with negative or non-reactive COVID-19 result, in order to board the aircraft. All passengers must sign a health declaration, printed or digital, accepting the preventive measures that should be considered while in the country: it is mandatory by law to wear a mask while circulating in the public areas; avoid large gatherings; observe and follow social distancing guidelines; observe and follow sanitizing guidelines of each establishment. There are no quarantine requirements upon arrival in Brazil.
  • BulgariaTravellers must show a negative result PCR test to detect COVID-19 or quarantine 72 hours before departure
  • ColombiaA negative PCR test issued within 96 hours prior to boarding is required for all passengers (children and infants included). Otherwise, passengers will be required to take a PCR test upon arrival and self-isolate for 14 days or until a negative test result is received. PCR test is not required for travel within Colombia. Between 24 hours and 1 hour before departure, you must fill out the ‘Check-Mig’ form, available on the Migración Colombia website. You will receive a confirmation email that you will need to present upon arrival in Colombia.Avianca and SynLab Colombia join forces to facilitate compliance with travel requirements for passengers flying from certain cities in Colombia to the airline’s international destinations. Any flights purchased at rates L and XXL after February 17th, will not have to pay an additional cost of the PCR test or antigens (accepted in the United States). Travelers who purchase XS, S, M or XL fares will also be able to access substantial discounts for PCR tests and antigen tests. Contact us for more information. Travelers are required to use face masks at all times.
  • Costa RicaAs of November 1, guests from the US and Canada must fill out the electronic HEALTH PASS form, available at https://salud.go.cr. Traveler’s Medical Insurance is also required - international or purchased in Costa Rica through the National Insurance Institute (INS - Instituto Nacional de Seguros) https://www.grupoins.com/seguroparaviajeros, or Sagicor https://tiendasagicor.com/en. For international insurance policies, tourists must request a certificate from their insurance company, issued in English or Spanish, verifying at least the following three conditions. (This certificate must be uploaded when filling out the electronic epidemiological HEALTH PASS): 1) Guaranteed coverage of medical expenses in the event of becoming ill with the pandemic COVID-19 virus while in Costa Rica, for at least USD $50,000 (fifty thousand United States Dollars), 2) Includes minimum coverage of USD $2,000 for lodging expenses issued as a result of the pandemic, and 3) Passengers who fail to comply with these requirements may not enter the country. Upon landing in Costa Rican territory, travelers must wear face protection and comply with the strict protocols of the air terminal with regard to physical distancing, disinfection of carpets, and taking temperature readings, and must follow any other sanitary instructions. Tourists from authorized states may enter the country even if their route includes a stop at a destination that is not authorized, as long as they do not leave the transit airport.
  • Croatia: All passengers must present a negative PCR test result for SARS-CoV-2 that is not older than 48 hours (counting from the time of taking the swab to arriving at the border crossing point) or have the PCR test for SARS-CoV-2 done immediately upon arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation of self-isolation until they receive a negative test result. In the case of impossibility of testing, a measure of self-isolation is determined for a period of ten (10) days.
  • DubaiAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 96 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry
  • EcuadorAs of 22 March 2021, travellers who have had the complete COVID-19 vaccination dose can present their vaccination certificate instead of the negative RT-PCR or Antigen rapid test. In case of not having the vaccination certificate as mentioned above, upon entry must present either a negative RT-PCR qualitative test result for COVID-19 taken up to 3 days before arrival, or a negative Antigen rapid test, taken within the same period prior to arrival. Anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 over 1 month prior to travel, and has a PCR test positive at the time of travel; as long as there are no symptoms present at the time of entry must present a medical certificate from their country stating their health evaluation is suitable to travel. If upon arrival a passenger presents COVID-19 related symptoms, despite their antigen test result, they will be evaluated by a health care worker and if needed will be taken to the nearest health center for a full evaluation. If they consider the possibility of infection then they will administer a rapid antigen test. If the result is positive the passenger must do a 10 day isolation. If the result is negative then there is no need to self isolate. Travelers who are in transit to another destination do not need to present negative PCR testing nor a digital travel pass.Upon arrival all passengers will be required to sign a declaration form with their itinerary and local contact details. To travel to the Galapagos Islands, tourists over the age of 12 must present a negative PCR test result issued with a maximum of 4 days (96 hours) before entering the islands. If this test has 4 and more days of issuance; a second test must be taken in Quito or Guayaquil cities prior to flying to the islands. Travelers arriving from the UK will have to take an antigen test in Quito or Guayaquil. If the result is negative, they may continue to the Galapagos. Also, a “laissez-passez” or “safe passage” must be arranged through the agency booking the tour. Only official agencies can issue this permit. Travelers inside Ecuadorian territory are required to use face masks at all times. Some lodges in the Amazon area may require guests to show a their vaccination certificate for COVID-19. If not vaccinated, then a negative PCR test must be taken presented with no more than 72 hours prior to entering. Contact us for more information.
  • Egypt: Passengers must identify Egyptian cities being visited, submit a fresh PCR test 72 hours before flight. Cruise operations are still closed. Medical Insurance needed
  • El SalvadorUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or serology) conducted within 72 hours prior to entry is required.
  • Ethiopia: All tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Greece: As of May 14, all passengers are allowed entry in Greece with the following restrictions: 1. Must be vaccinated or have a PCR 72 hours prior to arrival; 2. Random tests will be performed - any positive tests will result in isolation (at the expense of the Government of Greece). Other information: In case the country of origin requires PCR before returning home will assist all clients to go the medical centers and do the test 72 hours prior to each departure.
  • GuatemalaGuests must present a negative COVID-19 test result that was conducted within 72 hours prior to arrival. Guests must also register their travel plans on the Guatemalan Health Pass website at least 24 hours prior to arrival.
  • GuyanaAnyone entering Guyana must present the results of their PCR COVID-19 test (taken within seven days prior to arrival in Guyana) to the airline at check in. Updated Travel guidelines can be found at https://guyanatravel.gy. Travelers must complete a Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before travel. Travelers should carry a printed copy of their Passenger Locator Form and their negative PCR COVID-19 test results for the airline at check-in, and for Port Health Officials upon arrival; test results should be in English to facilitate validation. Effective Monday, October 12, 2020 the Ministry of Health will only accept molecular PCR tests approved by the World Health Organization/Pan American Health Organization. All tests must be done at an accredited lab. Persons travelling to Guyana must do a molecular PCR Test for COVID-19. If the test was completed within 72 hours of the flight and the result of that test is negative, the passenger will be free to leave the airport after arrival. However, if the PCR test is done within four to seven (4-7) days of travel, the passenger will be required to do another test upon arrival in Guyana, notwithstanding the earlier negative result. Persons travelling to Guyana are required to upload the negative PCR test result when completing the Passenger Locator Form. The form should be completed at least 24 hours before travel. The negative test result will have to be produced or shown to the airline operator during the check-in process. The negative test result will also have to be produced or shown to the Port Health Officials on arrival to Guyana. The Test result is valid for 7 days from the date the sample was collected. Antibody tests will NOT be accepted. Results from home-based test kits will NOT be accepted. Test results must be Negative or Not Detected.
  • Hawaii: Proof of a negative NAAT test within 72 hours prior to air departure, temperature check on arrival. Registration on https://travel.hawaii.gov/#/ mandatory for all visitors. Visitors to Kauai will require a second test and will need to quarantine in hotel for 72 hours until results are received.
  • Honduras: US and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or rapid test) is required for entry as of August 17, 2020. Guests may be required to quarantine for up to 14 days.
  • Iceland: As of 18 March 2021, travelers entering Iceland who have completed vaccination against COVID-19 will be allowed to enter Iceland. Moreover, they will not be subject to border measures, such as testing and quarantine. Until now, exemptions have only applied to those presenting certificates from the EU/EEA Area. Now all travelers providing proof of full vaccination with a vaccine certified by the World Health Organization (WHO) or European Medical and meeting the requirements defined by Iceland's Chief Epidemiologist and the Icelandic regulations, are welcome to visit Iceland. The exemption also applies to those who can provide valid proof of prior infection. Documentation on prior infections must be in accordance with the requirements defined by the Chief Epidemiologist of Iceland.
  • JordanAll tourists must have a valid PCR test with a negative result within 5 days before departure. Another PCR test is required on arrival.
  • Kenya: All tourists from a country considered low to medium risk country MUST be in possession of a COVID-19 negative PCR certificate carried out within 96 hours prior to travel. Any passengers flying KLM will be required to undergo a rapid test on departure 4 hrs prior to the flight and can be done at Jomo Kenyatta Airport. This must be pre-booked a min of 48 hrs in advance or more.
  • North Macedonia: Upon arrival, health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry.
  • MaldivesAll tourists who are not fully vaccinated must be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 96 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry. lf the travellers makes a transit during the journey, the initial PCR test will be valid if the transit does not exceed 24 hours. lf a passenger makes a transit exceeding 24 hours, the passenger must take a repeat PCR test within 96 hours prior to embarkation at the port of transit.As of April 20th, 2021 fully vaccinated travellers are allowed to enter the Maldives without a Covid-19 negative certificate. In order to be considered fully vaccinated traveller must have received 2 doses of an approved vaccine against COVID-19 at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. Travellers will need to provide proof of a valid full vaccination certificate with an approved vaccine against COVID-19 upon arrival. Also, all travellers must fill in an online submission of a Health Declaration Form, completed less then 24 hours of travel. Please visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information.
  • MaltaPassengers are required to submit a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate before boarding flights to Malta. The swab test should be carried out within the previous 72 hours. For increased security, random swab tests may be conducted on passengers upon arrival at the Malta International Airport
  • MexicoGuests are not required to present a negative COVID-19 test upon entry.
  • Monaco A PCR with negative results (at most 72 hours before his arrival) must be carried out in his country of origin or in a medical biology laboratory (laboratory in the Principality of Monaco). Upon arrival, the person must be attached to the COVID19 Call Center upon arrival in Monegasque territory (reachable at 92.05.55.00 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday / or at the address covid19 @ gouv.mc).
  • MontenegroPassengers must present negative COVID-19 PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point or a COVID-19 vaccination certificate if the passenger received the second dose at least 7 days before arrival.
  • MoroccoAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travelWithout this you will be refused entry
  • Mozambique: All Tourists must be in possession of a COVID-19 negative PCR certificate test as well as a negative SARS-CoV2 carried out in the country of origin 72 hours prior to their departure. Tourists will also need to provide proof of accommmodation and onward flight.
  • NamibiaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 7 days of arrival into Namibia. The 168 hours is calculated from the time the sample was taken. Without this you will be refused entry
  • NicaraguaUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR or serology) conducted within 72 hours prior to entry is required.
  • PanamaUS and Canadian citizens are permitted to enter. Visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information. A negative COVID-19 test (PCR) conducted within 48 hours prior to entry is required. Tests can be conducted Tocumen Airport in Panama City at guests own expense. Guests must sign a sworn affidavit prior to entry. Quarantine is not required unless guests test positive.
  • Peru:  Peru: The Peru’s Government has updated the safety measures below until April 30th, 2021 to preserve the containment of the COVID-19 in their region. The authorities have divided the country in a three-tier system (Very High, High, and Moderate). Very High Tier: Andahuaylas province (region of Apurimac), Tumbes province (in Tumbes region), Piura province (region of Piura), Chupaca and Chanchamayo (region of Junin), Trujillo and Pacasmayo provinces (region of La Libertad), Barranca, Huarochiri and Huaura provinces (region of Lima), Huaylas province (region of Ancash), Tambopata province (region of Madre de Dios), Huamanga province (region of Ayacucho), Cusco province (region of Cusco), Chanchamayo and Chupaca provinces (region of Junin), Ica province (region of Ica), Alto Amazonas province (region of Loreto), Moyobamba province (in San Martin region), Coronel Portillo province (region of Ucayali) and Puno province (region of Puno).
    High Tier: Includes regions of Amazonas, Arequipa, Cajamarca, Huancavelica, Moquegua, Pasco, Tacna, Apurimac (except for Andahuaylas province), Tumbes (except for Tumbes province), Piura (except for Piura province), La Libertad (except for Trujillo and Pacasmayo provinces), Ancash (except for Huaylas province), Ayacucho (except for Huamanga province), Cusco (except for Cusco province), Ica (except for Ica province), Junin (except for Chanchamayo and Chupaca provinces), Lima (except for Barranca,Huaura and Huarochiri provinces), Madre de Dios (except for Tambopata province), Loreto (except for Alto Amazonas province), Ucayali (except for Coronel Portillo province), San Martin (except for Moyobamba province), Puno (except for Puno province) and Callao province.Moderate Tier: Huanuco and Lambayeque. Nationwide regulations:
    Eeveryone must wear face masks outside of homes in addition to wearing a face mask, everyone must wear facial protectors (usually a clear plastic full-face covering) when on public transport All types of social and family gatherings and visits, including political and cultural events, are prohibited. Commercial airlines are operating to and from Peru. If travelling via another country, it is essential you check the travel advice for that country, as some currently do not permit transit to/from the UK.. Iberia is flying from Lima to Madrid on a weekly basis. Air France is flying from Lima to Paris starting on April 2nd. Direct flights from some destinations in Europe to Lima also resumed operations on March 31st.. If you travel to Peru, you will need to show proof of a negative result from a COVID-19 PCR (molecular) test, issued no more than 72 hours before your flight All passengers arriving in Peru, irrespective of nationality, have to quarantine for 14 days. This can be in a home or accommodation anywhere in the country, in liaison with the health authorities. When the quarantine is to be completed outside Lima, you must arrive there within 24 hours after arrival in Peru. If upon arrival in Peru you test positive, you will have to self-isolate in the Villa Panamericana or any other temporary centre in Lima or in the centres that the regional government assigns. You may end quarantine if you take an antigen test upon your arrival in the country and the result is negative. If you receive a positive result, you will need to quarantine where the health authorities decide.
    As of March 1st, Machu Picchu is welcoming tourists again at a 40% occupancy (897 visitors per day). Following Machu Picchu re-opening, Museums, restaurants, Natural reserves, and archaeological sites were also re-opened under reduced capacity, following strict biosecurity protocols so their visitors can enjoy these important places that are part of the tourist circuits when visiting this millennial destination. The use of face masks and facial protectors are mandatory to use at all times in flights and local public transportation.
  • Portugal: MAINLAND PORTUGAL: Entry to Portugal is allowed only for EU Member State or Schengen Associated counties. All other countries (including Canada and US), entry to Portugal is allowed only for essential travel. Entry restrictions is being updated every 15 days, visit https://www.visitportugal.com/en/content/covid-19-measures-implemented-portugal for the latest updates. Entry to Azores archipelago and Madeira is allowed with restrictions.
    AZORES: Passengers must carry out a COVID19 screening test by the RT-PCR methodology up to 72 hours before the trip in one of the laboratories agreed with the Regional Government and only with a negative result will you be able to travel.
    MADEIRA: Passengers flying to the Madeira archipelago must comply with one of the following options: 1. Submit a negative test to COVID-19 performed within 72 hours prior to departure; 2. Present a medical document certifying that the holder is recovered from COVID-19 disease at the time of landing, issued within the last 90 days; 3. Present a vaccination certificate against COVID-19, respecting the period of activation of the immune system foreseen in the Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC); 4. Perform test on arrival and await the result in prophylactic isolation;
    5. Perform voluntary isolation, for a period of 14 days, at home or in a hotel accommodation. More information at www.visitmadeira.pt.
  • RwandaAll passengers, including those in transit, will be required to show proof of a Covid-19 PCCR negative test from a certified laboratory, taken within 72 hours of arriving in Rwanda. For passengers entering Rwanda, a second PCR test will be conducted upon arrival, with results delivered within 24 hours during which time they will remain in designated hotels at own cost. Also guests visiting National Parks are required to present a negative an Antigen Rapid COVID 19 test.n in designated hotels at own cost.
  • SeychellesAll tourists MUST be in possession of a COVID -19 negative PCR teest taken 72 hours prior to departure. Without this you will be refused entry. Visitors must apply online for Travel Health Authorization before entering The Seychelles. Currently Visitors from South Africa are not permitted to enter until further notice.
  • Slovenia:People entering the Republic of Slovenia shall, due to potential infection with SARS-CoV-2 virus, be required to remain in quarantine for a period of ten (10) days. Individuals will not be ordered to quarantine if they present the following when crossing the border: 1. A negative PCR test not older than 48 hours from the time the swab was taken, performed in an EU or Schengen Area member state or by organisations or individuals in third countries who are recognised as suitable by the Institute of Microbiology and Immunology and the National Laboratory of Health, Environment and Food (NLZOH), a list of which is posted on the NLZOH website; 2. A negative rapid antigen test (RAT) not older than 24 hours from the time the swab was taken, performed in an EU or Schengen Area member state; 3. A certificate of a positive PCR test or RAT result for SARS-CoV-2 which is more than 21 days old but not more than six months old or a medical certificate confirming that the person has recovered from COVID-19 and that more than six months have elapsed since the onset of symptoms or 4. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination demonstrating that at least seven days have elapsed since the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, at least 14 days since the second dose of the Moderna vaccine or 21 days since the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
  • South AfricaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travel. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Sri Lanka: Travelers who have completed the recommended doses of COVID-19 vaccination and arriving after two weeks of completion of vaccination will be considered vaccinated. Fully vaccinated travelersmust produce the following at the airport: Negative COVID-19 PCR report (English) taken 96 hours before boarding the flight, Original copy of the vaccination certificate (English) and Completed Health Declaration Form. Once you arrive in Colombo you will need to take a PCR test at the airport and proceed to your Level 1 hotel in the area. Once negative test result is received (24-48 hrs) you will be issued discharge documents and abe proceed freely throughout the country. Not-vaccinated travelers must produce the following at the airport: Negative COVID-19 PCR report (English) taken 96 hours before boarding the flight and Completed Health Declaration Form. Once you arrive in Colombo you will need to take a PCR test at the airport and proceed to your Level 1 hotel in the area. You will need to stay in the Level 1 Hotel for 14 Days. You will need to take a second PCR test between 11-14 days after arrival. Once negative test result is received you will be issued discharge documents and abe proceed freely throughout the country. Please visit the local government’s COVID-19 website for updated information.
  • Tanzania: Tanzania only requires a COVID-19 certificate if it is required by their airline or the country that travellers are departing from. 
  • TurkeyAll passengers arriving in Turkey are required to submit a negative PCR test (nucleic acid). The sample for the test must have been taken within 72 hours prior to the passenger's scheduled departure from the country of origin. This applies to all passengers aged 6 years and over. The PCR test application will continue until April 14, 2021. US and Canadian residents who will arrive to Turkey as of 15th of March 2021 GMT+3 (not including transit passengers and passengers under of age 6) are required to fill in the Turkey Entrance Form (website: https://register.health.gov.tr/) within 72 hours of their departure. Print out or the mobile screenshot of the filled form will have to be submitted to airline crew before boarding.
  • UgandaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 72 hours of travelWithout this you will be refused entry
  • ZambiaAll tourists MUST be in possession of a Covid-19 negative certificate, taken within 14 days of arrival into Zambia. Without this you will be refused entry
  • Zimbabwe:All travellers will be required to have a PCR (polymerase chain reaction) Covid-19 clearance certificate issued by a recognised facility within 48 hours from the date of departure

 * Safeture has provided a great resource on COVID-19 Travel Recommendations which you can find at the bottom of this page to further assist your travel plans.

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