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Cook Islands

0.0 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
0.00% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 0.00% last week
Most visitors from the United States will not be allowed to enter the Cook Islands.

Border status

The Cook Islands have restricted the entry of all travelers except for Cook Islanders and Cook Islands Permit Holders who have been present in New Zealand for at least 30 days and whose main purpose of travel is to return home, or to take up or resume employment.


Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to the Cook Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to the Cook Islands.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States will need to quarantine for days upon entering the Cook Islands.

Return travelReturning to the United States from the Cook Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from the Cook Islands must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United States.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Travelers with proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding. Proof of a recent positive viral test and a letter from your healthcare provider or a public health official stating that you were cleared to travel.

More info at the CDC site

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from the Cook Islands will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.
Exceptions

Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.​


Local summary

Masks:Recommended in public spaces.

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