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:
*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.
Useful sites for Updated COVID-19 Information:
World Health Organisation: https://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.
All travellers aged 1 years and above require a negative PCR test which is no older than 96 hours prior to the scheduled time of the departure flight to the Maldives.
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.