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Western Sahara Travel Restrictions

Most visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Western Sahara.

Outgoing travel to Western SaharaTraveling from Israel to Western Sahara

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken hours before departing to Western Sahara.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for days upon entering Western Sahara.

Return travelReturning to Israel from Western Sahara

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Western Sahara 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 Western Sahara 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).


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Western Sahara

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

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

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 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

  • Required in public spaces.

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