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COVID REQUIREMENTS

Screening & COVID-19 protocols on arrival in Botswana

  • Present a printed original test certificate of a negative COVID-19 PCR test result, conducted within 72 hours of departure for Botswana.

  • Undergo health screening for COVID-19 symptoms.

  • If arriving at Maun Airport, a Rapid Antigen Test (free of charge) is required. Results are available after about 15 minutes.

  • Complete a traveler locator form with accurate contact information while in Botswana so that the local Health Authority can contact you, if necessary, within 14 days.

Mandatory quarantine

Any visitor showing symptoms of COVID-19 will be required to undergo a PCR test, and possible isolation and or quarantine for 14 days.

Screening & COVID-19 protocols on departure from Botswana

Travellers are required to undergo a PCR test 24 hours before departing Botswana. This can be done via one of two options:

  • Option 1: Arrange in-camp testing – a qualified practitioner is flown to your camp or lodge to conduct a PCR test. This has to be booked 36 hours in advance, online bookings are essential, and a minimum of two guests is required. Guests are liable for all costs.

  • Option 2: Do the PCR test in Maun or Kasane Airport – bookings are essential. Ecosouth Safaris can arrange this for you. Test results are available within 24 hours.

Airlines flying into Botswana​

  • SA Airlink

  • Qatar Airways

  • Ethiopian Airlines

  • Private charter flights

  • Air Botswana

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