The Minister of Transport announced various regulations around transport during the lockdown. Included in these regulations is aviation. During the lockdown, all domestic and international air travel will be prohibited. Click here to see Government Gazette related to these regulations.
Tourism is not an essential service and therefore needs to adhere to the lockdown regulations that comes into effect on midnight on 26 March 2020.
With immediate effect no new bookings for international tourists may be accepted.
We appeal to tour operators and tour guides to act responsibly, and halt all operations as per the president’s declaration of a national lockdown, scheduled to commence at midnight on 26 March 2020. This will ensure the safety of everyone within the country.
South African citizens coming anywhere internationally will automatically be placed under quarantine for 14 days.