All Star Liveaboards is closely monitoring developments with COVID-19 and how it will impact dive liveaboard travel. If you have a trip booked with us in the next 8 weeks and your travel plans have been affected due to quarantine or travel ban we recommend contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling our office at 954-734-7111.
Update as of November 2, 2020
ARE TOURISTS PERMITTED TO ENTER The Bahamas? YES; U.S. citizens require a valid U.S. passport to enter The Bahamas and return to the United States. All US airlines will be resuming service by early October.
IS A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST REQUIRED for entry? YES
Each traveler must present a COVID-19 RT PCR (molecular swab) test with a negative result taken within 5 days of arrival in the Bahamas. After gettting the results back you need to apply for the Travel Health Visa Application needed to enter The Bahamas.
Starting November 14th, the health visa will be $60 to cover the cost of COVID health insurance.
If you aren’t able to get the Covid test done quickly in your area you can pre-order a mail in test from Pixel ahead of time. They will bill your insurance company and have been getting the results back within 2 to 4 days.
Each traveler must present both their negative covid test and health visa confirmation document upon arrival in The Bahamas (whether by air or by sea).
British Virgin Islands – As of April 28, 2020, the Governor of the British Virgin Islands has instituted a tourist travel ban until December 1, 2020. They will be requiring a negative Covid-19 test done within 3 days of travel.
Philippines – We will be resuming trips on January 16, 2021.
Indonesia has implemented their phased reopening plan. At this time they are only open to domestic travel. We are closely monitoring the situation and will post any updates here. If you are booked on a trip that is scheduled to depart before December 31, 2020 you are able to reschedule at this time.