Updated testing protocols from The Bahamas start Jan. 7

Updated testing protocols from The Bahamas start Jan. 7

NASSAU — The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation is implementing new testing requirements for all persons entering The Bahamas as a precautionary effort to continue to keep the destination safe.

NASSAU — The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation is implementing new testing requirements for all persons entering The Bahamas as a precautionary effort to continue to keep the destination safe.

Effective Jan. 7, 2022, travellers to The Bahamas from other countries, whether fully vaccinated or unvaccinated, will be required to obtain a negative RT-PCR (including PCR, NAA, NAAT, TMA or RNA) test, taken no more than three days (72 hours) prior to the date of arrival to The Bahamas.

“Rapid antigen tests will no longer be accepted. All travellers must obtain a RT-PCR test,” says the statement from The Bahamas.

More details are at Bahamas.com/travelupdates.