Air Canada Vacations Resumes Flights To Saint Lucia On 07NOV
Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw
Dominic Fedee, Minister of Tourism, Saint Lucia.
After nearly an eight months absence, Air Canada Vacations will resume direct flights to Saint Lucia on November 07NOV, 2020. YYZ to UVF will operate once a week every Saturday before increasing to three weekly flights in DEC.
“Direct service from Toronto plays a vital role in Saint Lucia’s tourism recovery efforts. Canada is our third largest source market for international travel, [and] we would like to thank our Canadian tourism partners, stakeholders and future visitors for their patience and continued support," says Saint Lucia's Minister of Tourism, Hon. Dominic Fedee.
“Saint Lucia has taken extensive safety measures to protect its people and visitors to mitigate the spread of Covid-19. Canadians can travel with confidence knowing Saint Lucia is a safe destination, [and] we are excited to welcome you back."
Canadian visitors are required to present a negative PCR test for COVID-19, complete aPre-Arrival registration form, and undergo temperature checks upon arrival at UFV. Passengers showing any COVID-19 symptoms will undergo mandatory testing and immediate isolation, with possible quarantine or treatment should they test positive - at their own cost, according to a news release.
Passengers arriving with proof of a negative PCR test are exempt from on-island testing.
Canadian travellers must stay in a "COVID-19 certified hotels" and are required to remain on property for the duration of their stay, except to transfer to another designated property, or to participate in certified activities, tours and excursions.
Click herefor more information on the entry requirements to Saint Lucia.
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Anna is OJ's newest member and she joins the team as a writer/reporter. She co-writes the daily news and covers events. Although she's new to the industry, pursuing a career path in travel/tourism has been a goal since her first family road trip to the Florida Keys sparked a desire to discover the world and this exhilarating, fast-paced industry.