International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Madagascar From El Salvador is Restricted

Description

Travelers are not allowed to enter Madagascar. Commercial flights have been suspended.

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This restriction does not apply to:

  • Malagasy citizens;
  • Permanent residents.
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Madagascar Tourism
Start Date
5/3/2021
Changed
7/30/2021

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. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before their arrival in Madagascar.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
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Madagascar Tourism
Start Date
9/22/2020
Changed
7/13/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival

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Description

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival at the airport and to quarantine at their own expense until the test result is received (typically 3-5 days). If the test is positive, travelers may be required to go to a state-mandated facility for treatment. If the test is negative, travelers can continue with their trip.

Start Date
12/29/2020
Changed
7/13/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory quarantine

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Description

Travelers are required to take a test on arrival at the airport and to quarantine at their own expense until the test result is received (typically 3-5 days). If the test is positive, travelers may be required to go to a state-mandated facility for treatment. If the test is negative, travelers can continue with their trip.

Minimum Quarantine Duration
Until Test Negative
Start Date
9/22/2020
Changed
7/13/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in public places such as on public transportation.

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Madagascar Tourism
Start Date
4/6/2020
Changed
7/13/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is high in Madagascar.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
0.43
Decreased by0.01
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
2.20%
Increased by-0.70%
at 7/27/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
0.71%
Increased by0.71%
at 6/28/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
197,001
Increased by197,001
at 6/28/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.77
Increased by-0.07
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

The Government of Madagascar has declared the State of Emergency. A curfew is in place from midnight to 4 am and gatherings of more than 400 people are banned in the regions of Antananarivo City, Antananarivo Atsimondrano, Antananarivo Avaradrano, Ambohidratrimo, Fianarantsoa I and Antsirabe. Further information can be found at https://madagascar-touris...
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 public spaces.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation are operating.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open at half capacity to allow for social distancing.

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
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Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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