Protocols implemented to ensure your safety

Belize is among some of the safest destinations for international travel due to the swift and responsible measures enacted by the Belizean government. On our part, Bocawina Rainforest Resort is in the process to obtain the Gold Standard Tour Operator Certification. In compliance with this program, we are implementing required hygiene and health safety measures to ensure the wellbeing of our valued guests and employees, keeping you all safe and protected from Covid-19.
  • Check In Counter & Operations Base disinfected daily
  • High touch areas disinfected several times each day
  • Zipline and Climbing gear are cleaned and disinfected after every use
  • Vehicles disinfected before each use
  • Guests and employees subject to temperature checks at start of each day
  • Guests and employees must use hand sanitizer when entering vehicles or buildings
  • Social distancing of 6 feet / 2 meters is always required (except between family members)
  • Masks must always be worn when social distancing is not possible with other guests outside of your family bubble (except when eating & drinking)
  • Guest & Staff Wellbeing Protocols

  • Guests and employees are subject to temperature checks before starting each day, or when entering a vehicle.
  • Guests and employees must use hand sanitizer when entering vans, or boats.
  • Social distancing of 6 feet / 2 meters is required at all times (except between family members)
  • Masks must be worn at all times when social distancing is not possible with other guests outside of your family bubble (except when eating and drinking)
  • Suspected Covid-19 Cases

    In the event of a guest showing any covid-19 symptoms, we will implement our covid-19 response plan in co-operation with Belize Health Authorities.

    Entering Belize

    To protect the health and wellbeing of both tourists and Belizeans, the Government of Belize have implemented new procedures before you arrive. Before you book anything, please go to this link to check the latest requirements
  • Book travel to Belize using approved Gold Standard Accommodations or Tour Operator
  • Download the Belize Health App
  • Download for iPhones: or Download for Android:
  • Complete the required information 72hrs before your flight
  • Traveller will be given a unique ID when completed
  • Take a Covid-19 PCR test within 72 hours of travel
  • Follow all protocols of airlines and airports
  • Wear your mask at all times thoughout airports
  • Sanitize often
  • Maintain Social Distancing
  • Arrival in Belize:

  • Disembark plane and proceed to health screening
  • Sanitize shoes and pass thermal imaging cameras. Temperature must be less than 100℉ to proceed
  • Verify information on the Belize health app
  • Verify certified COVID-19 PCR test results. If your test result is positive, health officials will isolate you and you will be transferred to an approved quarantine facility for a minimum of 14 days, at your own expense.
  • Immigration and Customs:

  • Immigration check. Maintain 6ft social distancing
  • Guest proceeds to baggage claim
  • Guest proceeds to customs. Place bags on luggage scanners
  • Your stay in Belize:

  • Arrival at BTB Gold Standards approved hotel
  • Face masks are mandatory in all public spaces
  • Belize health app daily check in
  • If you're interested in exploring Belize and the destination you're traveling to, you will not be able to do it independently. However, tours can be arranged through Tobacco Caye Paradise
  • Belize Safe Corridors Info Graphic