Sputnik V is equivalent to vaccines officially recognized by the World Health Organization.
Russian citizens vaccinated with Sputnik V will no longer need to present a negative PCR test when boarding flights flying to the island of Zanzibar. This was reported in the host company Tropicana Group with reference to an official letter dated June 7 from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar (autonomy within Tanzania).
The document follows that Sputnik V is equivalent to vaccines officially recognized by the World Health Organization. Thus, all tourists vaccinated by Sputnik are admitted without any restrictions.
Now in the rules for entering Tanzania, posted in the database of the International The IATA air carrier organization states that all passengers need a PCR test, regardless of vaccination. However, the company is confident that changes will be made in the near future.
Sputnik V recognition, simplifies entry conditions for vaccinated Russians. Thus, there are prerequisites for the holiday on the island to become more popular. Especially now that Zanzibar is at its most comfortable rainless season, the perfect time to combine it with a Tanzania safari.
Direct flights to Zanzibar from Russia now no, tourists can get there with connecting flights of foreign companies. Round-trip tickets for the second half of July will cost 65-130 thousand rubles. – depending on the duration of the transplant.