Travel to Mayotte is severely restricted until further notice. Only travelers who can prove that entry is for urgent family/work reasons will be allowed to enter, and they will be expected to fill in a travel certificate and provide proof.
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Mayotte.
All travelers over the age of 11 must undertake a test for COVID-19 within 72 hours before departure for Mayotte. The test is obligatory and the traveler must show proof of a negative result before embarking.
Visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Mayotte.
Travellers returning from Mayotte must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
traveler with no proof of a negative COVID-19 test result will be required to do an antigen test on arrival at his or her own cost and if positive for COVID-19, he or she will be required to isolate at their own cost, for a period of 10 days.
Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
Visitors returning from Mayotte are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
Travelers who display any COVID-19–related symptoms must be tested on arrival. In the event that the result of the COVID-19 test is positive, they will be required to quarantine for 10 days. The cost of testing and quarantine will be on the travelers' expense.
Most foreign visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Mayotte. Please check the official guidelines from Mayotte for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.
Most visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Mayotte.
Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Mayotte.
Restaurants in Mayotte are closed. Bars in Mayotte are closed.
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