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Guyana travel restrictions & quarantine rules

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The travel advice is Exercise a high degree of caution to Guyana. Guyana is Major restrictions for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Guyana. Guyana is part of South America with main city at Georgetown. Its Developing country with a population of 747K people. The main currency is Guyana Dollar. The languages spoken are English.
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🚨 Travel Advice for Guyana

Major restrictions

for travel
International travel to Guyana is permitted for vaccinated travelers. Exemptions are in place for non-vaccinated residents.
It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is permitted.

Vaccination required

Travelers are required to present a valid international certificate for vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine.

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative PCR test must be provided on arrival, taken no more than 7 days prior to travel.
If the test has not been taken within 72 hours before travel, a second test will be administered upon arrival.

Other medical measures

All passengers are subject to temperature checks on arrival. Further health testing may be required for those displaying symptoms of COVID-19.
For more details Guyana Tourism

Government measures

A nationwide curfew is in place between the hours of 10:30 pm to 4 am and most establishments and facilities that are not essential services must close by 9:30 pm. Proof of vaccination or negative test must be presented to access public buildings. In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. Information related to the COVID-19 response in Guyana can be found at https://guyanatourism.com/traveladvisory/

Use of masks

Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transportation.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place.

Restaurants

Restaurants are open until 9:30 pm for vaccinated customers with proof of ID. Limits to capacity are in place and seating is limited to a maximum of 6 people per table.

Bars

Bars are open until 9:30 pm for vaccinated customers with proof of ID. Limits to capacity are in place and seating is limited to a maximum of 6 people per table.

Nightclubs

Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing. Non-essential shops must close by 9:30 pm.

On return

Vaccinations and vaccinated travel

Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine, do not require an essential reason to enter and are exempt from quarantine requirements.
Vaccinated travelers must still provide a pre-departure test and may be randomly selected to be tested on arrival. Travelers are also required to have a suitable quarantine plan in place for 14 days as a precaution, even when seeking the fully vaccinated exemption.
Proof of vaccination must be uploaded on the ArriveCAN application. The final dose must have been administered at least 15 days before departure and supporting documentation must be in English, French, or with a certified translation.
Further information can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada#determine-fully

Quarantine required

Travelers are required to self-quarantine for 14 days on arrival at their own residence or accommodation.
Travelers testing negative on the day-8 test may leave quarantine 14 days after arrival. Travelers testing positive will undergo further 10-day quarantine from the day the test was taken and follow the instructions of local authorities.

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative test result, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be provided on departure.
Travelers may instead provide documentation of having recovered from COVID-19. This will require proof of a positive test result, taken at least 15 days before departure and not more than 180 days before departure.
Proof of negative molecular test result or recovery must be uploaded to the ArriveCAN application. Further information on the testing requirements, such as types of tests accepted, can be found at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/flying-canada-checklist/covid-19-testing-travellers-coming-into-canada?utmcampaign=gac-amc-covid-20-21&utmsource=travel-covidtravel-restrictionsflying&utmmedium=redirect&utmcontent=en#getting-tested

Testing on arrival

A molecular test will be administered on arrival and travelers will be provided COVID-19 at-home specimen collection kits which must be taken on day 8 of the quarantine period. The kit contains information on how to collect, store and ship the samples.
Travelers may register for the test on arrival at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/flying-canada-checklist/covid-19-testing-travellers-coming-into-canada?utmcampaign=gac-amc-covid-20-21&utmsource=travel-covidtravel-restrictionsflying&utmmedium=redirect&utmcontent=en#register
Travelers who can present proof of a positive test result, taken at least 14 days before departure and not more than 180 days before, are exempt from testing on arrival.

Travel restriction details for Guyana

🚫 Destination No quarantine
πŸ›¬ Return Quarantine required
πŸ–οΈ Some Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Delivery/Takeout only
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational with restrictions transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ”’ Lockdown Details for Guyana

The Chief Medical Officer from the Guyana Ministry of Public Health has urged people to exercise social distancing and carry out measures to reduce the spread of the virus.
Emergency measures have been introduced by the National COVID-19 Task Force. These include:
curfew between 10:30pm and 4am
except where provided in the Emergency Measures, every person should remain in the confines of their own home
there are restrictions on all social activities. This includes activities along the sea wall, attending bars, restaurants and gymnasiums where gatherings are allowed it shall not exceed more than 10 people
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πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for Guyana

Exercise a high degree of caution

Airlines have restarted limited regular commercial flights to and from Guyana. You must present results of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken up to 7 days before arrival. If your test is taken within 72 hours before arrival, you'll be allowed immediate entry into Guyana without restrictions. If your tests are taken 4 to 7 days before arrival, you'll need to have a 2nd test on arrival and self-isolate in a hotel or home until a negative result is obtained (See 'Travel'). We now advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in Guyana due to high levels of crime.
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