International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Guyana From Egypt is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Guyana. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Start Date
10/12/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result and upload it to their passenger locator form. The test must be taken a maximum of 7 days before departure. The test must be submitted electronically via an online Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before arrival.

If the test was taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure to Guyana, no additional test is required on arrival. If the test was taken more than 72 hours before departure, the traveler will be required to take a second COVID-19 PCR test on arrival at their own cost.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 2.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 7 days Before Departure
Start Date
10/12/2020
Changed
7/28/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory passenger locator form

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Description

All travelers must complete a Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before travel and present it on arrival.

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US Embassy for Guyana
Start Date
10/12/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

On Arrival

Possible

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival

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Description

If a negative COVID-19 PCR test was taken more than 72 hours before departure, the traveler will be required to take a second COVID-19 PCR test on arrival at their own cost.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 13.
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US Embassy for Guyana
Start Date
4/7/2021
Changed
7/28/2021
Possible

Quarantine may be required

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Description

Travelers who arrive with a COVID-19 test done more than 72 hours before departure, will be required to do a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival at their own expense. Once tested at the airport, travelers will be allowed to continue to travel to their residence or hotel. The traveler must remain at their residence or hotel until receiving a negative test result. If the traveler tests positive, the government of Guyana will require the traveler to self-isolate or quarantine for up to 14 days.

Minimum Number of Days
14 days
Quarantine Duration

Until Test Results

Start Date
3/18/2020
Changed
7/28/2021
Mandatory

Temperature screening on arrival

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Description

Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival.

More Information
US Embassy for Guyana
Start Date
3/18/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers aged 2 years and older must wear masks in public places.

Start Date
7/21/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in Guyana and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
116.06
Decreased by32.69
at 7/29/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
31.65%
Increased by31.65%
at 7/28/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
248,970
Increased by248,970
at 7/28/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.02
Decreased by0.01
at 7/27/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

A nationwide curfew is in place between the hours of 10:30 pm to 4 am and all social activities and gatherings are limited to a maximum of 10 people. In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.
Last Checked
7/28/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open with limits to capacity in place but must close by 9.30 pm. Seating is limited to a maximum of 4 people per table.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Closed
Severity
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Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
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Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
More Details
Shops and services are open until 9:30 pm with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing.

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