BRITS vacationing in Tenerife will face increased Covid restrictions as the island moves to a new Level 4 alert.
Alerts go into effect at midnight and will be restricted incrementally as the Canary government tries to limit the spread of Omicron.
The rule of six is back, meaning only six people can meet indoors or outdoors.
Fake passports must be presented to enter all establishments, and pubs and restaurants must close at midnight.
Capacity levels have been cut to 75% outdoors and 33% indoors to avoid construction crowds.
Public transport capacity was also cut to 75%.
The measures will be in place until at least January 24, when they will be reviewed again.
The Canary government sounded the alarm after analyzing medical data and increasing pressure on hospital beds.
The alert level has also been raised for La Palma and Lanzarote, now at Level 3, along with Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura.
Laomera and El Hierro remain at Level 2, as the cases are lower on those islands.
President of the Canary government Ángel Víctor Torres said he was concerned about the “enormous saturation” taking place in healthcare services across all islands.
He said: “There is rarely a family without someone taking the exam
Thousands of Britons have canceled their vacations to Spain in recent weeks due to Covid travel rules.
Requiring everyone aged 12 and over to be vaccinated has destroyed many British families’ chance to go on holiday, as teenagers in the UK may not get a second chance at a vaccination due to the country’s immunization schedule. UK.
However, remove pre-departure tests enhanced the holiday for Britons, who could save hundreds of costly PCR tests.
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