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    Travellers lend support to protect Seychelles’ environment

    The post Travellers lend support to protect Seychelles’ environment appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Travizory presented The Republic of the Seychelles with SCR 1,229,540 million (USD 58071.96) for the Environment Trust Fund, thanks to the generosity of travellers visiting the country. Travizory’s cutting edge Health Travel Authorization module, part of its wider Visitor Management Platform (VMP), was instrumental in the controlled growth of Seychelles’ international arrivals since 15 September, 2020. The module provides local authorities with a platform to approve travellers to enter the country safely and confidently while reducing the risk of translocation of COVID-19 to the Seychelles. It also provides travellers an opportunity to…

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    No quarantine for vaccinated tourists in Seychelles

    The post No quarantine for vaccinated tourists in Seychelles appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. As vaccine rollout is underway in many countries, foreign travellers who have been inoculated may enjoy a quarantine-free visit in Seychelles. Seychelles has reopened its borders to international tourists from countries under the Category 1 and 2 lists or if they are arriving via private jet from elsewhere. All travellers are required to present either negative PCR result within 72 hours of arrival or to quarantine for 10 days. Under the new scheme, vaccinated travellers must provide proof of a negative result from a PCR test taken within 72 hours of their…

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    India adds Uzbekistan and Seychelles as newest entrants in travel bubble list

    The post India adds Uzbekistan and Seychelles as newest entrants in travel bubble list appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. As part of its ongoing attempt to ease restrictions on international travel amidst the coronavirus pandemic, the Indian government has formed a special air bubble arrangement with Seychelles and Uzbekistan. Flights from both sides will fly under the agreement, but it has yet to be announced which airlines will operate the services. The number of countries India has air bubble agreements with now stands at 27. These include the recent ones with Russia and Tanzania, and US, Canada, Germany, France and more. In addition to just direct…

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    Reopening updates: Seychelles will open up to the world from 25 March irrespective of vaccination status

    The post Reopening updates: Seychelles will open up to the world from 25 March irrespective of vaccination status appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Indian Ocean island destination, The Seychelles, has announced that it will be welcoming visitors from across the globe, irrespective of their vaccination status, as from 25 March 2021. Visitors from South Africa will still not be permitted to enter Seychelles for the time being until further review. The announcement was made by the minister for foreign affairs and tourism, Sylvestre Radegonde in a press briefing at the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) conference room following the Tourism Task Force Committee meeting. Visitors will now…

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    Qatar Airways increases seats to Seychelles ahead of reopening

    The post Qatar Airways increases seats to Seychelles ahead of reopening appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Qatar Airways is increasing seat capacity into the Seychelles this summer as the tourist hot spot opens up to the world again. The Indian Ocean islands will be welcoming visitors who will only need to present a negative PCR test taken 72-hours before departure. There will be no quarantine requirement or restriction on movement on those arriving via Doha. The news has been welcomed by Qatar Airways chief commercial officer Thierry Antinori, who said: “We resumed our flights to the Seychelles in December 2020. Now the islands are opening up…