Open with restrictions

Tunisia Travel Restrictions

339.5 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
9.13% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 7.80% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Tunisia.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Tunisia for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.

Tunisia entry details and exceptions

Travelers must complete a Health Declaration Form before traveling. Travelers must download and use the Tunisian government's Track and Trace App on their mobile phone.

Foreign nationals must have a confirmed hotel reservation


Outgoing travel to TunisiaTraveling from Canada to Tunisia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tunisia.

Exceptions

Travelers are required to bring a negative PCR test written in Arabic, English, or French. Upon arrival, travelers are still subject to a rapid testing.

Children under the age of 12, passengers with COVID-19 vaccination certificate with a QR code and passengers who were tested positive and recovered from COVID-19 at least 6 weeks before departure are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 PCR test result.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Tunisia.

Details and exceptions

Travelers must quarantine for 7 days in a government-approved hotel on arrival. Travelers must take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test between the 5th and 7th day. If the results are negative they may end their quarantine. If it is positive they must continue to quarantine for 10 days. Fully vaccinated and travelers who recovered from COVID and received the first dose of vaccine are exempt from this requirement. They will be subject to a rapid test on arrival followed by a 7-day quarantine. A second test is required by the end of this period, and quarantine can be ended upon receiving negative results.

Documents
COVID Test Booking

After the test 5 days quarantine must be taken.

Health Declaration Form

Must print and sign.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Tunisia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Tunisia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Tunisia will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Tunisia

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Tunisia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 7 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 7 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Open with restrictions