MANY destinations are banning under-vaccinated teenagers – although many in the UK have yet to even get their first shot.
Family vacations this winter are at risk of being ruined due to strict regulations, as some have been forced to cancel them.
Some countries are allowing teenagers to enter if they are accompanied by a vaccinated adult.
This includes France, Austria and Italy, although Austria has now banned foreign tourists until December 13 due to their excessive Covid rates.
Most of them require a negative test prior to arrival, as well as being checked regularly during the trip to gain access to tourist attractions, cafes and restaurants – making a stay much more expensive.
However, some countries do not allow this and only allow teenagers to be fully vaccinated – with some families even canceling their holidays.
Twitter user Mark Jones said: “Booked a holiday to India and paid a deposit. Now India is saying that everyone on arrival must be fully vaccinated, including ALL children. .
“We took 3 kids under the age of 2, 8 and 11. We had to cancel ourselves or change the holiday destination. This was our dream vacation.”
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Malta was one of the first countries to impose strict regulations on vaccinations for young travelers.
In June, the country confirmed that anyone between the ages of 12 and 17 must have suffered both stab wounds.
Only children aged 5 to 11 years traveling to Malta can provide proof of a negative PCR test, performed within 72 hours prior to arrival in the country.
This is not allowed for older children.
Germany, who is facing some of their highest Covid rates Since the start of the pandemic, it is also required that anyone over the age of 12 be fully vaccinated to enter the country.
The Foreign Office website explains: “Travelers who are not fully vaccinated and do not meet one of the above exemptions may not currently be able to enter Germany from the UK.”
Although children under 12 can visit without a Covid test, they must quarantine for five days upon arrival.
Canada requires that anyone over the age of 12 be fully immunized to enter the country.
While those under 12 do not need to be fully thrown, they must have a Covid test, as well as a test on arrival, an eighth day test and are not allowed to travel in public transport. crowded public and attractions.
Just under 4s is completely exempt from travel restrictions.
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