Bahamas prepares for reactivation of international tourism from 01-Jul-2020

14 June, 2020

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation announced (12-Jun-2020) the country is preparing for Phase I of its tourism reactivation. The phased reopening approach for the tourism sector will ensures health and safety protocols are being adhered to and that the health sector remains well equipped and ready to respond as necessary. Phase I is scheduled to commence on 15-Jun-2020 and allows hotels staff to return to work and put in place all the measures required to ensure readiness to welcome guests at the onset of Phase II. During Phase I, commercial airlines will also be allowed to bring in Bahamian citizens, legal residents, homeowners qualifying for economic permanent residency, or the immediate family members or significant others of any of these groups. Phase II will commence on 01-Jul-2020 with the resumption of international commercial travel. [more - original PR]