Travelling from Canada to Cuba, Canadian need a valid Canadian passport, if your passport is from another country, you need your Canadian resident card or a work or study permit that includes a multiple-entry permit attach to your passport.
For Cuba you need the tourist card (the tourist card is included in your plane ticket and is issued by the airline on board)
All passengers arriving to Cuba from a direct flight from Canada, do not need to present a vaccination passport.
Medical insurance is required for Cuba, medical insurance must cover any type of medical emergency including covid, so in case of medical emergency the tourist is responsible for paying the costs, for this reason Cuba suggests to have medical insurance for all types of medical emergencies including covid. If you are unable to obtain insurance in Canada, you can purchase medical insurance in Cuba at the airport or visit www.cubatravel.cu.
For more information on what the insurance includes, contact the representative at the Insurance desk at the airport in Cuba.
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