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PCR Tests for International Travellers

Covid-19 Update

The South Africa President, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced on the 11th November that South African borders are now open to all countries. All International travel will resume provided that travellers provide a valid certificate of a negative PCR (polymerase chain reaction) test within 72 hours of the date of travel. To assist International travellers visiting Kapama, who might not know where or how to go about getting this test, Kapama Private Game Reserve has made this process a lot easier.

PCR Testing

Should Kapama Private Game Reserve be guest’s final stop before returning home (to borders outside of South Africa), Kapama will be able to assist guests with obtaining a PCR test certificate. Kapama will chauffeur guests in our comfortable air-conditioned vehicle the day before their departure, to a designated medical facility in the town of Hoedspruit. Hoedspruit town is only a 20-minute drive from Kapama’s main gate.

The cost of the test is R850. Kapama will bill this amount to the guest’s account so there will be no need to settle the payment at the medical facility.

Appointments

All appointments will be pre-booked the morning before guests depart. Guests will not need to leave the vehicle as the mouth swab test will be conducted in a drive-through fashion.

Results

Results will be emailed through to guests or sent via SMS the following day before departure.

Should a guest test positive, Kapama will have suites available where guests can self-quarantine. This will be for guests own account.

 

If  you have any concerns, questions or queries regarding your reservation, please contact our Reservations Department at res@kapama.com

Kapama’s current Covid-19 Protocol plan can be viewed here

For further information about COVID-19 relative to South Africa please click here 

For information from the World Health Organisation, you can click here

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