UPDATED COVID TESTING REQUIREMENTS
UPDATED - Monday, July 13th, 2020
Your safety and peace of mind traveling with Bahamas Paradise Cruise Lines is our number one priority. With the updated Health & Safety protocols on the ship, there are also updates for entering The Bahamas. Please read the information below carefully.
TESTING PROTOCOLS FOR INCOMING VISITORS TO THE BAHAMAS
TRAVEL HEALTH VISA
If you intend to travel to The Bahamas, you will be required to complete and submit an application for a Travel Health Visa. Travelers must complete the application along with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test with sample taken within ten (10) days of arrival.
Travel Health Visa Application: https://travel.gov.bs/international
Travelers are required to upload a negative RT PCR COVID 19 Test within ten (10) days of arrival. Failing to upload a negative RT PCR COVID 19 Test will result in an automatic denial of entry. Currently, The Bahamas DOES NOT accept Rapid Antigen or Antibody (IgG/IgM).
*Children under two are not required to take a COVID-19 RT-PCR swab test.
Failure to comply with the above requirements will be denied entry. It is recommend to visit https://www.bahamas.com/travelupdates before booking a trip.
COVID-19 TESTING SITES
We have listed below several testing site locations in Florida, as well as a mail-order option, to help prepare you for your upcoming trip. If you have any further question please contact your local health department.
Mail Order Testing
Miami Dade County
Palm Beach County