“It will reopen restricted and stumbled”Branch Minister Juan Carlos Garcia said. According to the official, on November 15, more than 90% of the Cuban population will receive the full vaccination program Govit-19 And in the last two weeks, according to official statistics, the number of cases of the same behavior in all provinces has decreased.
At a press conference, Garcia mentioned PCR checks at the border entry will also be removed from November 15, Reviewed Official site Cubate.
“All Cuban or foreign travelers entering the country must provide a health passport or international anti-Govt certificate for those vaccines certified by the relevant regulatory bodies.”Added.
Those who do not have these documents are required to issue a Covit-19 negative PCR certificate upon arrival in the country 72 hours in advance., Carried out in a certified laboratory in the country of birth, “he added.
In health activities, passengers are required to submit a health declaration (health pledge) upon arrival, and the mandatory use of the mask is maintained. International health control personnel will approximately take samples for RT-PCR at the airport.
The Tourists Hotels will continue to be under epidemiological surveillance, where there will be dedicated health teams, while community medical offices will do the same for tourists staying in private homes.
Cubans residing in the country must be present at the office within 48 hours of their arrival when traveling. Get a follow-up.
According to the minister, ten international airports on the island are ready to reopen from the 15th of this month.
As of that date, “flights and international visitor arrivals will increase and ten international airports are ready for this opening, which is expected to gradually begin the recovery.”
“Today Air France has an airline with historically flown regular lines and charter flights with Elop to Iberia, Air Euroba and Cuba. WorldToFly recently joined,” he said succinctly.
Garcia said MINTUR has received numerous requests from tour operators in Canada, the United Kingdom and other European countries.. Russia, which has been in Varadero and Cayo Coco for several weeks, plans to grow on the basis of travel plans departing from new cities, while markets such as Mexico, Panama and the Dominican Republic are increasing their presence in the island’s tourist environment.
So, he said, MINTUR expects about 100,000 international tourists to arrive by November 15 and the end of the year.
The officer recalled it Tourists must purchase prepaid cards in free convertible currency (MLC) at airports, marinas and tourist exchange offices to pay for services in Cuba. These cards are valid for two years and will be refunded when the traveler leaves the country.
According to Garcia, workers in the tourism, transportation, customs and migration sectors have complied with the vaccination schedule and will receive the booster dose of Cuban vaccine in November.