Sumary of Update: These countries are now open to vaccinated South Africans:
- From being the most restricted nation in the world just a few months ago things are now starting to look up for South Africans.
- The detection of the Beta variant of the coronavirus in South Africa late last year contributed greatly towards the country’s isolation in the world.India now most restricted nation in world About 120 countries had imposed strict travel restrictions equivalent to total travel bans on South African travellers by March this year.
- Right now, things have improved for South Africa with only 84 countries still holding major restrictions against the country, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
- This situation has changed, with India now becoming the most restricted nation in the world, owing to the Delta variant which is now prevalent in that country.EUROPEAN COUNTRIES OPEN TO SOUTH AFRICANS South Africans can travel to several destinations provided they have been fully vaccinated.