In order to re-activation of tourism activities in the country, Ecuador´s Government and the COE (Government emergency Committee) have established protocols for arriving international passengers:
“RT-PCR test requirement for entry into the country:
As a requirement for entering the country (air, land or sea), all persons must present a negative RT-PCR test to the Ministry of Health staff, issued maximum 10 days before arrival in the country. This time frame is valid for passengers who must depart and return to Ecuador within the allotted time.
Mandatory Preventive Isolation (APO):
For people who enter the country (air, land or sea) that do not have a legitimate RT- PCR test to present to Ministry of Public Health officials must undergo the Mandatory Preventive Isolation (APO) for 10 days. The place of the APO will be the one that the traveler indicates upon their entrance to the country. In the case of presenting symptoms, the traveler will be handled as a COVID-19 suspected patient.
Corporación Quiport reminds citizens that it is the responsibility of national and municipal authorities to approve changes or extensions to the protocols in accordance with the evolution of the health situation in Ecuador. We ask everyone to stay informed through official channels.
ENTER TO GALAPAGOS:
While the health emergency is in force, people who enter the province of Galapagos must comply with the following protocol provisions according to their migratory category.
All migratory categories are exempted from the Mandatory Preventive Isolation (APO) provided they have a negative RT-PCR test for detection of COVID-19 with a maximum validity of 96 hours prior to entering the province of Galapagos.
Service Voucher issued by legally registered travel agency, cruise, tour operator or hotels; indicating the services has been confirmed previously in order to visit Galapagos Islands. Galapagos Transit Card and Galapagos National Park fee will have to prepay in advance.
For your information:
We ask passengers to heed these recommendations to take your flight safely and efficiently:
MORE INFORMATION: Info@nomadicecuador.com