We have put together a set of questions and answers which we hope will give you confidence when travelling to Belize.
Are the borders open? If so, what are the entry requirements?
Yes, Belize’s borders are open. All travellers must download the Belize Health App and input the required information 72 hours before arriving in Belize. Travellers who have received two doses of the vaccine are exempt from testing on arrival, but they must bring along an Official Vaccine Card. Travellers who haven’t received the vaccine must provide a negative PCR test taken no longer than 96 hours before travelling.
Where will I need to wear a mask? Will I be provided with one in case I forget mine?
Masks are required in all public areas, although don’t have to be worn for outdoor activities if there is no one else around. You will be provided with a spare mask in the event that you forget yours.
What protocols do hotels have to follow to keep us safe?
All hotels are following strict protocols that are set by the Ministry of Health. These include social distancing, face masks in common areas, a two meter distance between each table in restaurants, temperature testing, hand sanitizing stations and constant disinfection of common areas.
Are restaurants open? Shops? Nightclubs? What are the protocols they have to follow?
Restaurants and shops are open but nightclubs are not. They must comply with social distancing, temperature testing and hand sanitizing.
Is there any sort of curfew?
Sunday to Thursday from 5am to 10pm, and Friday and Saturday from 5am to midnight.
Will vehicles be regularly disinfected? Will I have to wear a mask during transfers?
Yes, vehicles will be disinfected before and after your transfer. You will need to wear a mask during transfers.
Will I be tested for Covid throughout my trip? Will my guides be regularly tested?
No, but we can arrange this if required. Your guides will be regularly tested.
What will happen if I test positive whilst on the trip? Where will I have to stay?
You will need to quarantine for seven days in a hotel that has been approved by the government for quarantine.