Covid-19 Updates

Our Covid-19 Response

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation across the globe, we are closely monitoring the safety precautions and travel restrictions in Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt. We hope to provide you with useful information and updated advisories as you consider visiting North Africa.

Your Health and Safety is Our Priority

It is unpredictable at this moment how the virus will spread and any other impact it may have on our customers’ travel plans. Mosaic North Africa, along with other travel agencies have been impacted by the Coronavirus situation. Our highest priority is to help ensure the health and safety of our customers, staff, tour guides and drivers. Here’s what you can expect from us:

  • Constant on-the-ground monitoring of the Coronavirus situation in North Africa, as well as other countries where our customers originate.
  • Continual assessment of all our North Africa tours and the regions they operate in. We will maintain communication with our travel partners and service providers for up-to-date information.
  • Compliance with applicable government regulations and guidelines from the World Health Organization (WHO) related to the containment of Coronavirus.

Tunisia Tours Updates

Last Update: February 16, 2022

Vaccinated travellers over the age of 18 arriving in Tunisia after February 15 will be required to show proof of a complete vaccination schedule, but will be exempt from presenting a negative PCR test at the airport.

Unvаccinаted trаvellers arriving in Tunisiа must present either а negаtive PCR test completed no lаter thаn 48 hours before аrrivаl or present a negative rapid test completed within within 24 hours before arrival.

The curfew from 10pm to 5am has been lifted as of February 10, 2022.

The Tunisian government has implemented many strict health protocols as outlined in the Tunisian Tourism Health Protocol to welcome vacationers this summer and to keep them safe during their visit. All hotels, museums, and archaeological sites that are open for tourism will follow strict health protocols and social distancing. Tunisia is ranked among the top countries that best managed the COVID-19 pandemic on a global scale.

If you are planning a visit to Tunisia, we recommend for you to check the Travel Advisory from your passport country.

Morocco Tours Updates

Last Update: February 8, 2022

Morocco’s borders finally re-opened on February 7, 2022 after its closure in late November 2021.

All travellers visiting Morocco must provide proof of full vaccination against Covid-19, with the second dose administered at least 14 days prior to departure. At the moment, there are 10 types of vaccines that are approved by Morocco. Travellers must complete and print a passenger locator form prior to their travel. Travellers must also present a negative PCR test result written in Arabic, English or French, and it must taken no more than 48 hours prior to boarding. Children under the age of 6 years old are exempt from the PCR test requirement.

We recommend all travellers planning to visit Morocco to check this website for the latest updates for traveling safely to Morocco: https://www.visitmorocco.com/en/informations-pratiques/covid-19-voyagez-en-toute-securite-au-maroc

Morocco’s Ministry of Tourism launched a “Welcome Safely to Morocco” label to boost tourist’s condense in travel and to strengthen Morocco’s tourism sector in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Accommodation establishments in Morocco can visit its online portal for a list of health and safety requirements and recommendations to follow. The online platform also offers 41 modules of free health security training in both the French and Arabic language. Training modules cover a variety of operations including reception, maintenance, cooking, catering, wellness, and administrative roles.

Algeria Tours Updates

Last Update: April 25, 2022

Great news! Algeria has re-opened for tourism!

Please note the following travel requirements that are effective March 20, 2022:

  • Passengers can enter Algeria without restriction if they are fully vaccinated and if their last vaccine is not older than 9 months.  
  • Non-vaccinated passengers and those whose vaccinations are older than 9 months must have a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the time of arrival. 
  • Temperature checks may be undertaken on arrival.
  • We recommend that you check with the Algerian authorities on further entry requirements, including vaccination and quarantine.   

Please check with the Algerian authorities regarding any changes to the above entry requirements including exceptions, Covid testing, and quarantine requirements. We recommend the following sites for updated travel information to Algeria:

Get In Touch With Us

For every traveler out there wanting to explore the culture, history and beauties of North Africa – we hear you! We want to assure you that your wellbeing and safety is our top priority.

If you have already booked a tour with Mosaic North Africa, one of our travel experts should have already contacted you.

If you are thinking of visiting North Africa in the future, but feeing unsure about how the Coronavirus situation might impact your decision, we encourage you to contact us with your questions. You can email us at info@mosaicnorthafrica and one of our travel experts will respond to your questions within 24 hours.