The ministry of tourism of the Dominican Republic (MITUR) has introduced the continuation of their free well being protection plan to March thirty first.

The scheme is aimed toward vacationers arriving on business flights and staying at a resort.

The plan, which was initially set to cowl vacationers solely by means of to January 1st this yr, has now been prolonged providing hope to UK guests who’re hoping that they are able to journey to the vacation spot later within the first quarter.


The plan is efficient from the second of check-in at a resort and contains all protection of medical emergencies in case of Covid-19.

“The Dominican authorities is dedicated to the reactivation of our tourism business in an environment friendly and accountable method.

“The free traveller help plan has confirmed to be a hit, because it has helped place the Dominican Republic as a secure vacation spot the place vacationers can benefit from the nation’s choices with the peace of thoughts that there’s a well being system ready to look after them in case of any contingency, and for free of charge to them,” stated David Collado, Dominican Republic minister of tourism.

The free well being protection plan contains full care with protection for medical emergencies in case of Covid-19 together with ambulatory visits, hospitalisations, medicines, extended visits resulting from medical emergencies, specialist consideration, visits to varied well being centres all through the nation, transportation in case of emergency, hospital bills and penalty prices for flight adjustments.

The extension of the plan is a measure that attests to the dedication of the ministry of tourism with the business, a driving power for the Dominican financial system, and constitutes an necessary incentive to proceed the trail of tourism restoration for 2021.