The Bahamas Removes Travel Health Visa Requirements

After above two many years of stringent testing needs, The Federal government of The Bahamas is eradicating an additional COVID requirement for global guests. As of Sunday, June 19, vacationers will no for a longer time need to have to use for a Bahamas Travel Health Visa in order to enter the nation. ‘The discontinuation of the Vacation Health and fitness Visa is still yet another signal to the intercontinental neighborhood that we are open up for small business,” reported the Honourable I. Chester Cooper, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism, Investments & Aviation.

At check-in, evidence of vaccination is required and only unvaccinated vacationers ages 2 and older will be required to obtain a negative COVID-19 examination — possibly a negative RT-PCR exam or a Speedy Antigen check — taken no additional than 3 times (72 hrs) prior to travel and current the negative take a look at outcomes at check-in before travel to The Bahamas.

This arrives on the heels of the easing of United States screening demands for intercontinental tourists. As a popular weekend getaway for East Coasters – not only for flyers but for boaters – this will demonstrate to make previous moment getaways to the 16-island paradise less complicated to navigate.