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The updated requirements for travel to the Islands of Tahiti as of 21 July 2021 are:
The entry and stay conditions in The Islands of Tahiti have been updated with these TWO important following changes concerning ONLY vaccinated travelers:
1/- Vaccinated travelers from the United Kingdom are still allowed to travel in The Islands of Tahiti.
2/- For all travelers who are fully vaccinated, the deadline to be respected between full anti-COVID 19 vaccination and departure :
– is maintained at 28 days for the Janssen vaccine (Johnson and Johnson).
– has now been reduced from 14 to 7 days for Pfizer, Moderna and Astrazeneca vaccines.
This is very good news for those wishing to travel “last minute” to Tahiti and Her Islands and are just in the process of getting vaccinated!
Please consult the below grid for complete information.
The updated requirements for travel to The Islands of Tahiti (as of July 6, 2021):
Health Surveillance Fee Effective July 20, 2021
As indicated in a previous press release, all passengers will be subject to a fee upon arrival to cover part of the costs associated with Covid 19 health measures. This fee covers the processing of administrative and sanitary requests, Etis procedures, arrival tests and tracing of passengers disembarking in French Polynesia.
Starting on July 20, 2021, upon obtaining your Etis receipt, travelers will be required to pay a flat fee. The amount of the fee will be tiered according to the type of traveler. For full details, please click here to read the blog.
The updated requirements for travel to The Islands of Tahiti (as of June 25, 2021):
CONDITIONS OF ENTRANCE TO FRENCH POLYNESIA – VACCINATION REQUIRED FROM MAY 1ST
AS OF 25 JUNE 2021, THERE ARE 2 NEW MODIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY CONDITIONS WHICH ARE DETAILED FURTHER BELOW. IN SUMMARY THEY ARE : Canada is now part of the GREEN ZONE so Canadians can now enter French Polynesia just like Americans. AND the Antigenic Test is now fully accepted when practiced 48 hours and less prior to your departure date.
In order to prevent the introduction of new strains of Covid-19, to eradicate Covid-19 completely, to protect the local population and to provide visitors with the best possible vacation experience, the re-opening of the International borders, are subject to the conditions listed below:
If entering French Polynesia from the United States, only persons from the US (and NOW CANADA), France, EU countries, United Kingdom, Israel, Lebanon, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, South Korea or other “Green zone”* countries irrespective of nationality, who have been in the United States for the preceding 15 continuous days prior to their departure, and residents of French Polynesia on their return flight may be accepted onboard flights originating in the United States to French Polynesia.
Full Vaccination (and minors up to the age and including the age of 17 with vaccinated parents, legal guardian)
|Must Have Documents for Airport check in are :The ETIS receipt copies, the negative RT-PCR test result and valid Passport. It is recommended to carry a copy of the vaccination document.|
No quarantine on arrival needed.
For travelers who 1.) have already been infected by Covid-19, or who 2.) are not vaccinated or who 3.) have stayed less than 15 days in the US, Canada, France, EU countries, United Kingdom, Israel, Lebanon, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, South Korea or other “Green zone”* countries irrespective of nationality: Mandatory quarantine is required upon arrival for 10 days in Tahiti at the expense of the traveler in Government assigned properties. (Except returning students and residents who are returning medical evacuees and their companion).
|Must Have Documents for Airport check in are :The ETIS receipt, High Commission Boarding authorization receipt, the negative RT-PCR or Antigenic test result and a valid Passport.|
Quarantine on arrival needed for 10 days at Government approved property.
Prior to boarding – INFORMATION ON THE RT-PCR TEST AND ANTIGENIC TEST REQUIRED:
Please note that Antigen, Antibody, Self-Testing, Home Testing or Rapid Tests of any kind, including rapid RT-PCR tests such as the Abbott ID NOW are not accepted by the Health Authorities of French Polynesia and aircraft boarding will be denied.
Information on where to get a Covid-19 test within the Southern California area, or the rest of the US can be found on this webpage: https://www.airtahitinui.com/us-en/covid-19-testing-entry-french-polynesia-0
Customers who fail to comply with any of the above mandatory health measures will not be allowed to board.
Full details are posted on the Tahiti Tourisme website found here: https://tahititourisme.com/en-us/covid-19/?
* “Green Zone” as defined by the European Union
** Please note that at some undetermined time in the future the Covid-19 tests upon arrival and during the stay will be at travelers’ expense. The start date of these charges will be advised when known. Rates will be: