Jumping on the current European pattern of scrapping all Covid regulation on the borders, Denmark has simply change into the 24th nation on this planet to take away all entry necessities.
Now, vacationers from each different nation can once more go to Denmark below pre-pandemic guidelines, whereas contained in the nation all social curbs, together with necessary vaccine passes and masks utilization, not apply as nicely.
All Are Welcome Under The Same Rules, Vaccinated Or Not
The Scandinavian hotspot is one in every of many in Europe enjoyable journey guidelines these days, and has rapidly adopted its neighbour Sweden and the Eastern nation of Poland, which have each abolished Covid restrictions this week.
With a number of continuous flights presently working between North America and Copenhagen, touring to Denmark has by no means been simpler for Americans.
As proven on the Danish Government’s Covid Regulations website, there are not any Covid-related necessities that apply to guests arriving within the nation from overseas.
This consists of all third nation nationals (non-Europeans) visiting from exterior the European Union and the Schengen Zone. As of March 29, all are welcome with out pre-departure testing, post-arrival testing, or quarantine, no matter vaccination standing.
Previously, only vaccinated foreigners were allowed to bypass the pre-departure testing requirement, whereas these but to be immunized needed to current a unfavorable check inside 24 hours of touring.
As Denmark joins others in Europe in treating Covid as an endemic illness and totally returns to regular, there isn’t any longer vaccination discrimination on the exterior borders, with non-immunized people allowed to enter freely as soon as extra.
No Masks, Covid Passes Or Testing Once Inside Denmark
Inside Denmark, there are additionally no energetic Covid restrictions, such because the necessary use of face masks, indoors or outside, together with public transportation. Visitors are additionally not required to current a legitimate vaccination certificates or get examined in an effort to enter venues comparable to bars, eating places, golf equipment, museums and others.
However, as acknowledged on the official web site, they might nonetheless be anticipated to put on masks or current a legitimate Covid certificates when boarding planes or visiting sure establishments, comparable to social establishments or hospitals.
While the scrapping of guidelines is legitimate nationwide, the Danish authorities notes personal establishments are allowed to set out their very own necessities concerning masks utilization and Covid passes.
Officially although, the unvaccinated don’t face restrictions when coming into Denmark or touring between Danish cities. Whether it’s a metropolis break within the vibrant Copenhagen or the charming Aarhus, all Americans – and different international nationals – can once more go to the Viking homeland completely hassle-free, because it had been previous to March 2020.
Do These Same Rules Apply To Other Nations Within The Kingdom Of Denmark?
While in continental Denmark Covid curbs not exist, different guidelines might apply to different nations throughout the Danish kingdom, such because the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
When coming into Greenland from Denmark or another vacation spot, travelers must still present a vaccination pass. These guidelines are legitimate by June 2, 2022, whatever the extra relaxed strategy taken by different Danish nations.
All Of Scandinavia Again Fully Open For Tourism
Within the Scandinavian Peninsula, all three taking part nations have now axed all Covid guidelines. They are Denmark, Sweden, and Norway. When touring between these three nations, foreigners is not going to face restrictions of any kind.
Although not geographically in Scandinavia, the island-nation of Iceland can also be carefully linked to the Viking World and has also removed all entry requirements recently.
Neighboring the Scandinavian Peninsula, the Nordic nation of Finland has additionally relaxed entry guidelines. Despite not going so far as its neighbors, it scrapped testing for vaccinated Americans final month.
Additionally, if hoping to go to Finland whereas touring by Scandinavia, unvaccinated Americans can nonetheless enter testing-free as long as they’ve entered by way of Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland, or another Schengen entry level.
What About Travel To The Rest Of Europe?
The Schengen Area is a borderless zone in Europe comprising 26 nations, together with Denmark. This implies that, as soon as a traveler has cleared customs in Copenhagen, they’re not topic to additional passport checks when touring to another vacation spot throughout the Schengen area.
Other standard European hotspots comparable to Spain and Italy, which have each eased restrictions as nicely, are additionally in Schengen. Despite the comfort of guidelines, we nonetheless advise our readers to take out journey insurance coverage previous to touring.
In current weeks, a brand new potentially disruptive variant emerged. Even although the brand new menace doesn’t appear to be slowing down Europe’s reopening plan, the World Health Organization has already issued a stark warning towards the full lifting of restrictions.
American residents can keep within the Schengen Area (together with Denmark) for 90 days out of each 180-day interval visa-free. Any keep in any nation in Schengen counts in the direction of the 90-day restrict, so guests are suggested to examine their entry stamps and ensure they calculate their own intended stay so to keep away from breaking immigration guidelines.
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