International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Paraguay From El Salvador is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

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

Start Date
10/21/2020
Changed
7/12/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must present a negative COVID-19 (RNA tests: RT-PCR, LAMP, or NAAT) test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 10;
  • Travelers who have had COVID-19 in the last 14-90 days before arrival with their test results from an RT-PCR, LAMP, or NAAT test.
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
  • A Lamp Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
  • A Nucleic Acid Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
Start Date
11/16/2020
Changed
7/20/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Description

Travelers are required to complete the Traveler's Health Information form a maximum of 24 hours before arrival in Paraguay.

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Once the form is submitted, there will be an option to print the submitted form. The printed version contains a barcode that will let passengers pass through the Ministry of Health checkpoint when leaving the airplane.

Start Date
10/21/2020
Changed
7/12/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health insurance

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Description

Travelers from selected countries are required to have valid health insurance with COVID-19 coverage.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Paraguayan citizens and residents;
  • Foreign children under 18 years old whose parent/s are Paraguayan;
  • Residents of a MERCOSUR country.
Start Date
10/21/2020
Changed
7/12/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory 5-day quarantine

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Description

Travelers must self-quarantine on arrival for up to 5 days at their home, government facility, or hotel.

Minimum Number of Days
5 days
Start Date
7/20/2021
Changed
7/20/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in enclosed public places and on public transportation.

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UK Embassy for Paraguay
Start Date
9/17/2020
Changed
7/12/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Paraguay.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
113.30
Increased by-45.79
at 7/22/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
21.10%
Increased by-4.90%
at 7/14/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
10.67%
Increased by0.89%
at 7/18/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
761,386
Increased by63,959
at 7/18/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.72
Increased by-0.08
at 7/21/2021

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 from midnight to 5 am and all social gatherings are allowed for a maximum of 4 hours, but are limited to a maximum of 12 people. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip. The COVID-19 response in Paraguay can be found in Spanish at https://www.mspbs.gov.py/...
Last Checked
7/22/2021

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 while on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Operating
Severity
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Public transport is operating as usual.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open for advance reservations only, with seating limited to a maximum of 6 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
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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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