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Botswana Travel Restrictions

185.6 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
6.38% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 6.38% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Botswana.

Outgoing travel to BotswanaTraveling from Israel to Botswana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Botswana.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Botswana.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to medical screening upon arrival.

Travelers without a valid medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 test results or who are symptomatic are subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine in a government-approved quarantine facility, at their own expense.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Botswana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Botswana must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.
Exceptions

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Botswana will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Botswana but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

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