On Monday evening, Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed plans to push ahead with the next stage of his “roadmap” out of lockdown. However, he warned it might be too soon for Britons to begin to make international travel plans.
Following Boris Johnson’s most recent address to the nation, TUI issued an update for holidaymakers on its website.
“Following the recent announcement from the UK government, customers travelling from England will be subject to a new traffic light system with ‘green’, ‘amber’ and ‘red’ destinations,” reads a statement from the holiday provider.
“We are yet to receive the full detail for each category, including what the testing requirements may be and which destinations will fall into each of the categories. “
However, customers are assured their holiday will be protected by the firm’s “TUI Holiday Promise”.
“What this means is that if prior to your departure date you know that you will need to quarantine on your return to the UK, you will have the option to change your holiday to another time for free,” explains TUI.
“You’ll also be able to change your holiday for free if you’re unable to travel due to new testing or vaccination requirements…