Cyprus welcomes Brits again right now – with low cost offers from £285pp


BRITS can journey to Cyprus as soon as once more because the nation opens their doorways to UK travellers.

The nation has saved coronavirus infections low, with simply over 1,000 general instances – energetic instances stay at 219.

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Brits can return to Cyprus from August 1 with UK flights resuming[/caption]

Cyprus closed its borders to worldwide vacationers earlier this yr to cut back the unfold of the virus.

The island hoped to welcome Brits again from July 15, though this was pushed again to August because of the UK’s coronavirus state of affairs.

Nevertheless, vacationers can return this weekend – Jet2 has cancelled flights and holidays till August 17.

Low-cost offers embrace:

  • Seven nights in Cyprus with return flights with EasyJet Holidays in August – from £285pp
  • Seven nights in Cyprus with return flights with Jet2 in August – from £354pp
  • Seven nights in Cyprus with return flights with TUI in August – from £371pp
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The nation can be on the UK’s protected listing, which means no quarantining is required[/caption]

What’s the present journey recommendation for vacation locations in Europe?

Spain

The Overseas Workplace advises in opposition to non-essential journey to Spain.

Brits can even should quarantine for 2 weeks when returning to the UK.

Greece

Greece is deemed a “protected” nation by the UK, which means journey is allowed and there shall be no quarantine again within the UK.

Brits should fill in a Passenger Locator Type no less than 24 hours earlier than travelling to Greece, and present the QR code on arrival.

Cyprus

Cyprus has been deemed a “protected” nation by the UK which means journey is allowed and there shall be no quarantine again within the UK.

Brits should have a coronavirus check as much as 72 hours earlier than travelling to Cyprus, with a adverse outcome.

Italy

Italy has been deemed a “protected” nation by the UK which means journey is allowed and there shall be no quarantine again within the UK.

There are not any journey restrictions or testing necessities when coming into Italy.

France

France has been deemed a “protected” nation by the UK which means journey is allowed and there shall be no quarantine again within the UK.

There are not any journey restrictions or testing necessities when coming into France.

Portugal

The Overseas Workplace advises in opposition to non-essential journey to Portugal.

Brits can even should quarantine for 2 weeks when returning to the UK, with totally different restrictions and coronavirus necessities in numerous elements of Portugal on arrival.

Brits have additionally not needed to quarantine when returning to the UK since July 4, after Cyprus was included on the air bridge listing, with the journey ban lifted as effectively.

Cyprus’ tourism minister Savvas Perdios beforehand advised Solar On-line Journey: “The UK is our largest market, it’s massively necessary to us, and the state of affairs there’s enhancing on a regular basis.”

President of the Affiliation of Cyprus Journey Brokers Vassilis Stamataris added to native media: “I imagine that, after we open to the UK, we are going to get lots of people travelling who love the island and don’t wish to miss a trip, even when they take it later than standard.”

Vacationers should have a coronavirus check earlier than travelling to Cyprus – it is because the UK is deemed a class B nation.

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Coronavirus checks have to be executed earlier than travelling to Cyprus[/caption]

Class B requires a adverse coronavirus check taken 72 hours earlier than journey, whereas class A requires no testing or checks.

In line with the Overseas Workplace’s newest recommendation: “From 1 August, the Republic of Cyprus authorities have said that the UK will transfer to Class B.

“Which means vacationers shall be permitted to journey to Cyprus, however they might want to present a adverse PCR check on arrival, obtained inside 72 hours earlier than journey.”

Travellers should additionally fill in a Cyprus Flight Move earlier than flying, which have to be introduced earlier than boarding and at immigration.


Whereas Brits will be capable of return from subsequent month, tour operators equivalent to Jet2 and TUI have mentioned they won’t enable holidays except the UK is moved from class B from class A.

Angelos Nicolaou who owns Nelia Gardens in Ayia Napa, mentioned: “Our essential markets are Britain and Russia, they account for about 80 per cent. Brits will supposedly come from August 1, however I see this as unlikely – who will undergo all the effort?”

Accommodations in vacation hotspot Ayia Napa have already warned that the remainder of the vacationer cause has been “written off” except UK vacationers return of their numbers.