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Important Travel Information and Covid Updates

Maldives Destination Travel Tips

We have put together a handy Maldives Destination Guide to help you pack for your post-lockdown holiday and make your holiday memorable. 

We have printable PDFs of the Destination Guide, together with a complete list of all required forms and questionnaires required for your trip listed below.

 

Leaving Home & Returning Home Important Travel Information

For peace of mind, we recommend pre-printing and completing all the forms and questionnaire listed below:

·     Maldives Destination Guide (including very important COVID & vaccination requirements for entry to the Maldives)

·     South Africa Exit Health Declaration form (leaving home)

·     South Africa Arrival Health Declaration form (returning home)

*Information about your destination changes all the time.

 

TravelDoc (https://www.traveldoc.aero/) offers access to travel restriction information as well as an online library that highlights each countries latest regulations with regards to immigration, health and safety.

Familiarise yourself with the departure and return requirements of your destination. In addition to possible visas you may also be required to produce negative PCR Tests, vaccinations certificates, insurance amongst many other documents which vary per destination.
 

Useful sites for Updated COVID-19 Information:

World Health Organisationhttps://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

Government COVID-19 Portal:https://sacoronavirus.co.za/

 

In order to avoid queues on departure from and arrival into South Africa, print out and complete the South Africa EXIT and ARRIVAL Health Declarations. These will need to be presented to the South African Customs Authorities.

 

We strongly recommend that you have comprehensive travel insurance, that will not only cover normal travel emergencies, but will also cover the costs of quarantine in destination should you or your travel companions test positive in the destination, some destinations have made COVID19 insurance a mandatory requirement.

 

The following companies will be able to assist with your Travel Insurance needs:

 

·     Hollard Travel Insurance: https://www.hollard.co.za

·     Bryte Insurance: https://www.brytesa.com

·      TIC Travel Insurance Consultants: https://www.tic.co.za/travel-insurance

 

*Please note that it remains the relevant country’s health authority’s prerogative to change quarantine and/or COVID protocols, at any given time.