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Tourism announces update to COVID-19 test guidelines

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): The Ministry of Tourism is announcing an update on exit COVID-19 test guidelines for travelers to the Federation

All International Travelers (Non-Nationals/Non-Residents) are required to take a PCR-Test, 72 hours prior to travel.  Travelers staying 7 nights or less, are required to take a PCR-test 72 hours prior to departure. The PCR-test will be done on the hotel property, at the nurse’s station.  The Ministry of Health will advise the respective hotel, of the date and time for the traveler’s PCR-test before departure.  If positive before departure, the traveler will be required to stay in isolation at their cost, at their respective hotel.  If negative, travelers will proceed to depart on their respective dates.

The cost of the PCR test is USD 150 for Non-Nationals/Non-Residents and USD 100 for Nationals/Residents.

All returning nationals, residents, and international travelers are to submit their negative PCR-Test and complete their Travel Authorization Form at (knatravelform.kn), 72 hours prior to travel.

Travelers should regularly check the St. Kitts Tourism Authority (www.stkittstourism.kn) and Nevis Tourism Authority (www.nevisisland.com) websites for updates and information.

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