Sumary of Canada’s Federal Government Opens Borders To US Tourists On August 9:
- Fully vaccinated American tourists may be able to visit Canada as early as August 9, according to an unnamed federal government official speaking to journalists from CBC News and other outlets today.
- [+] (Photo by DON EMMERT/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Although there has been no official announcement posted on the Canada Border Services Agency as of time of writing, The Washington Post also reported that US citizens and permanent residents are eligible for entry as of August pending a negative test and proof of vaccination.
- This change in rules means that visitors will not have to quarantine for the 14 day mandatory requirement upon entry to Canada, or stay in the controversial government quarantine hotels.
- “The key here is for parents or any travellers coming to Canada to understand what are the requirements and plan accordingly,” said the official to CBC News.
- MORE FOR YOU Permission has yet to be granted from US border officials or the White House as of Monday.