IATA and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) have created an online tool for governments to provide information on COVID19 requirements for travel and the measures in place at the destination.
The Destination Tracker tool is available through the websites of both organizations and will provide information on:
– COVID19 Indicators: Infection rates, positivity rates, and vaccination roll out by destination/country;
– Air Travel Regulations: Test and quarantine requirements, provided by IATA’s Timatic solution;
– Destination Measures: General health and safety requirements such as use of masks, transit through a country, curfew, or regulations related to restaurants and attractions, provided by national tourism organizations.
Governments can use the Destination Tracker to post COVID-19 travel information so that potential travelers will know what to expect at their destination.
When fully populated with updated destination information, travel stakeholders including Destination Management Companies (DMCs) and travel agencies, will be able to obtain the latest destination information, enabling travelers to make informed decisions when borders reopen and travel resumes…