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    Uttarakhand allows fully vaccinated flyers without Covid test report

    The post Uttarakhand allows fully vaccinated flyers without Covid test report appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The Uttarakhand government has announced that fully vaccinated air travellers will be allowed to enter the state without a mandatory negative RT-PCR or Rapid Antigen test report. The state’s minister Subodh Uniyal said: “If passengers coming by air have got both the vaccine doses, then they will be allowed to come to the state without negative RT-PCR or Rapid Antigen test report.” This comes as part of the fresh relaxations allowed by the Uttarakhand government which on Monday extended the ongoing Covid curfew till 27 July. As per the fresh…

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    Egypt allows vaccinated travellers entry without PCR test

    The post Egypt allows vaccinated travellers entry without PCR test appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Egypt will allow travellers who have taken full doses of approved novel coronavirus vaccines to enter without taking a PCR test, the health ministry in the country has announced. Travellers must present QR-coded certificates that they have received their full doses of one of six Covid-19 vaccines approved by Egypt and the WHO at least two weeks before their arrival. Those from countries impacted by coronavirus variants will be subject to a rapid test upon arrival, while all non-vaccinated travellers must present a PCR test. On 24 June, Egypt reported 466…

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    Ontario unveils pilot programme for free Covid test of international passengers

    The post Ontario unveils pilot programme for free Covid test of international passengers appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Canada’s Ontario government said it is launching a pilot programme that will test international travellers returning to the province for COVID-19 at Toronto Pearson International Airport as a way to identify and stop the spread of the virus. “Beginning today, the province, in partnership with the Greater Toronto Airports Authority, will offer free and voluntary COVID-19 testing for international travellers arriving and staying in the province for at least 14 days,” the government said. Testing will be conducted in both Terminal 1 and Terminal 3. The announcement comes…

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    This Bahamas resort is offering complimentary stays and dining credits for travellers who test Covid positive

    The post This Bahamas resort is offering complimentary stays and dining credits for travellers who test Covid positive appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Baha Mar, a leading resort destination in The Bahamas, has become the first resort to provide courtesy private jet service back to the US or a complimentary 14-day stay for guests who test positive for COVID-19 prior to departure from the resort. Baha Mar’s Travel with Confidence programme pledges that should a resort guest test positive during their stay, Baha Mar will provide courtesy suite accommodations and a daily dining credit of USD 150 per person per day, for up to 14 days…

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    Maldives holidays: What are the latest travel rules and do you need a Covid test?

    With some 1,200 islands set in the tropical waters of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a paradise for couples and families alike. The country has managed to keep coronavirus rates relatively low throughout the pandemic, having closed its borders early. It’s helped by the fact that many of its islands are extremely isolated, with visitors having to take seaplanes from its capital Male. While the Maldives has been open to tourists since 15 July, it’s only just made it onto the Foreign Office’s (FCDO) “safe list”, meaning UK travellers can finally visit without having to worry about invalidating their travel insurance. But what are the rules for entry? And…