The latest Caribbean destination to waive all travel health restrictions?
Antigua and Barbuda is one of the fastest growing tourist destinations in the Caribbean.
The twin island hotspots have announced that travelers are no longer required to show proof of vaccination or a negative test to enter the country.
This transfer applies to both air passengers and passengers arriving by yacht or ferry. Marine Pleasure Chat and Ferry should contact the Antigua Port Authority at least 6 hours prior to arrival.
The wearing of face masks and social distancing is “actively encouraged” but not required, officials said.
However, the destination said arriving passengers with symptoms of Covid-19 may be quarantined as determined by health officials.
Antigua and Barbuda has a growing number of Caribbean destinations that have lifted all pandemic-era restrictions, now including countries such as Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, Martinique, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Grenada. I’m here.
“Antigua and Barbuda has been in the last five months, benefiting from a highly successful strategy of mass vaccination, rapid detection of imported and community-spreading infections, and aggressive public awareness campaigns. has significantly reduced Covid-19 infection levels in the country,” the government said in a statement. .
The news comes as Antigua and Barbuda continues to break tourism records, including record July visitor numbers.
This includes very strong performances in locations that are home to a concentration of the Caribbean’s most exclusive all-inclusive resorts, from elite island resorts Hammock Cove and Galley Bay to Keyona Beach Resort and Curtain Bluff.
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