The federal government of Saint Lucia has introduced that totally Covid-19 vaccinated travellers can now take pleasure in extra alternatives to expertise the complete island.
Absolutely vaccinated guests can now guide rent automobiles, dine at extra native eating places, and participate in further actions corresponding to seaside hopping, all whereas observing present on-island protocols.
Vaccinated guests now have elevated entry to all components of Saint Lucia from the day of arrival with out restrictions.
Quarantine has been eliminated for vaccinated returning nationals.
For instance, vaccinated travellers are in a position to discover retailers, markets, eating places and actions all through the island in fashionable areas together with Castries, Rodney Bay, Soufrière and extra.
All guests to Saint Lucia can keep at a variety of Covid-certified lodging (inns, villas and Airbnb).
And for vaccinated guests, they’ll now keep at greater than two properties if most well-liked.
“For each guests and our native residents, our dedication to securely and responsibly coexisting with Covid-19 stays sturdy,” mentioned prime minister, Allen Chastanet.
“Whereas all guests to Saint Lucia can at present expertise an exquisite vacation in addition to authorized excursions and sights, totally vaccinated travellers are actually invited to discover the complete vacation spot at their leisure, whereas following our protocols.
“We’ve efficiently and safely managed tourism since reopening our borders in June 2020, without having to shut due to our protocols and the bubble we created for our guests and frontline tourism employees.
“We’re delighted to have the ability to increase the alternatives for vaccinated guests and ease the restrictions for returning nationals.
“Vaccinated guests can now actually vacation like a neighborhood.”
To qualify as totally vaccinated, travellers will need to have had the final dose of a two-dose Covid-19 vaccine or a one-dose vaccine at the least two weeks (14-days) previous to journey.
Vacationers will point out that they’re totally vaccinated when filling out the pre-arrival journey authorisation kind, and add proof of vaccination.
Guests should journey with their vaccination card or documentation.
Non-vaccinated travellers will proceed to be permitted to remain at as much as two licensed properties for the primary 14 days and non-vaccinated returning nationals shall be required to use for quarantine for a similar interval.
No matter vaccination standing, no adjustments have been made to pre-arrival protocols for travellers, together with: all arrivals to Saint Lucia (5 years or older) should get hold of a unfavourable Covid-19 PCR check end result taken not more than 5 days earlier than arrival; submit the web journey registration kind; and should adhere to all security protocols in place, together with sporting a masks in public locations.