The good news is that countries are easing their restrictions – in fact, 14 countries including Mexico, Iceland, Denmark and Sweden have scrapped Covid travel rules entirely.
With the Britain’s own travel rules have expired Returning to the UK – including scrapping passenger locator forms – means you can now visit 14 destinations essentially free of Covid admins.
We take a look at the full list of destinations with no Covid travel rules and why they’re worth having on your bucket list – check out our guide below…
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Iceland has scrapped all of its Covid travel rules Earlier this year and is now welcoming back all visitors regardless of their vaccination status.
It also means no Covid testing or passenger tracing forms are required – so it’s the perfect excuse to explore some of them ridiculously beautiful places in Iceland from the glaciers to iconic locations like the Blue Lagoon.
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There are no Covid entry requirements for Brits traveling to Mexico, but you will need to fill out an immigration form and need this to enter and exit the holiday hotspot.
As far as bucket list worthy experiences go, there are heaps of them incredible places to visit in Mexicowhile Cancun and Tulum are more of a hit if you’re looking for all-inclusive resorts, beautiful beaches, and plenty of brilliant bars and restaurants.
Denmark no longer has Covid restrictions on Brits – and that includes those traveling to the Faroe Islands.
Whether you want to stroll through Copenhagen’s colorful Nyhavn harbour, discover the Tivoli Gardens or go in search of the little mermaid yourself, there’s plenty of fun to be had Things to see and do in Denmark this is sure to appeal to the whole family.
It’s worth noting that although Greenland falls under Denmark in terms of Foreign Office travel advice, the island has its own Covid rules and you can currently only visit if you are fully vaccinated or have recovered from Covid.
According to the UK Foreign Office: “Norway entry requirements are the same for all travellers, regardless of whether you have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past year.”
Intrepid explorers won’t get stuck Things to see and do in Norway from those spectacular Norwegian fjords to the snowy landscapes that come winter make it one of the best countries to see the Northern Lights.
Want a taste of the best bits? A Northern Lights Cruise Next winter could be the answer…
The Portuguese island was one of the first to relax its travel rules for Brits over the past year and has quickly become a firm favorite with holidaymakers.
Funchal is usually the popular holiday hotspot with its numerous sights, hotels and restaurants, regardless of whether you stroll through the historic old town or enjoy the view of the botanical garden.
You will need to fill out a passenger form prior to travel, but we’ve included it in our summary anyway as there are no tests or vaccination requirements.
You do not need proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test to visit Montenegro.
The Balkan country has everything you could want for an adventurous holiday; Breathtaking hikes through rugged mountain landscapes, historic villages with stunning old towns and medieval buildings, delicious food, crystal clear lakes and sandy beaches with all the facilities you need for a stress-free day in the sun.
Hungary lifted all of its Covid travel rules back in March, meaning you don’t need to test negative to enter the country, nor do you need to be fully vaccinated.
A City trip to Budapest often tops Brits’ lists thanks to its wealth of brilliant bars, restaurants and hotels, not to mention the thermal baths, historic buildings and beautiful surrounding countryside to explore.
Would you like to experience some of the highlights as part of a larger trip? A river cruise along the Danube might help tick all the boxes!
From the beginning of March you will not need to show proof of vaccination, Covid recovery or a negative Covid test to enter Ireland. The country has also done away with its passenger tracking forms.
You’ll be spoiled for Instagram-worthy scenery from Killarney National Park to the Ring of Kerry, while Dublin makes for a brilliant city break, especially if you’re looking for a vibrant nightlife.
Then, of course, there’s the awe-inspiring Cliffs of Moher – albeit They left some tourists baffled…
9. Costa Rica
Costa Rica has eliminated all previous travel insurance requirements related to Covid – the last of its Covid travel rules.
However, the British Foreign Office warns that “Costa Rican authorities may restrict travel or introduce new rules at short notice, for example due to a new COVID-19 variant”.
If you are looking for a vacation to remember, Costa Rica will not disappoint ridiculously beautiful national parks to his fascinating places to visit. Rainforests, golden beaches and bustling cities – you name it, they’ve got it!
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From 1 April, people traveling to Sweden from the UK will no longer need to present a negative COVID-19 test or proof of vaccination to visit Sweden.
Sweden has heaps fascinating places to visit from dazzling royal palaces to sprawling national parks – and even an entire museum dedicated to Swedish hit band ABBA!
11. The Maldives
The Maldives has scrapped all vaccination and Covid testing rules for travelers, which is the perfect excuse to finally tick those amazing Maldives experiences off the bucket list (underwater restaurant, anyone?).
While the islands may not lend themselves to a budget-friendly break, the good news is that there are options keep costs down.
You will need to fill out a passenger form before you travel, but we’ve included the islands anyway as there are no tests or vaccination requirements if you plan to go on holiday.
Brits will no longer need to show proof of vaccination, Covid recovery or negative Covid tests to enter Lithuania.
Last year the state capital Vilnius launched a tongue-in-cheek campaign after a campaign run by tourism authorities found that people often assumed Italy, Austria, Sweden and even South America to be the location.
It is worth noting that Lithuania declared a state of emergency in late February in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The British Foreign Office warns: “Regulations on the state of emergency can change at short notice.”
Poland has lifted all quarantine, proof of vaccination and Covid tests before departure.
The country borders Ukraine but remains open to tourism.
Back in March, Dorota Wojciechowska, director of the Polish Tourism Organization, said: “I want to reassure travel agencies and private individuals that the country remains safe. The Polish government is doing everything it can to ensure safety for both the nation and tourists. We hope that the ongoing appalling situation in Ukraine will not deter British tourists from visiting Poland this year.”
Romania lifted all of its travel rules for foreign visitors back in March.
The country borders Ukraine, but the UK Foreign Office notes in its travel advice: “There is widespread military activity in Ukraine. Although Romania shares a land and sea border with Ukraine, the situation there remains normal. The FCDO advises against all travel to Ukraine. You should not try to enter Ukraine from Romania.”
- Travel restrictions are correct at the time of writing but are subject to change quickly. Always check the latest Foreign Office advice for a travel destination before booking or traveling.
Where is at the top of your bucket list for travel without Covid? Let us know in the comments below.
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