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Important information

Here you will always find up-to-date information about Cuba

Travel maintenance

There is currently no travel warning or entry ban for Cuba. From March 20, 2020, all people entering the country must undergo a 14-day quarantine.

(As of: 2020-05-20)

Health information

Corona virus

The Corona Virus has also reached Cuba. The measures restricted the pantemy as much as possible. In Cuba, 1,881 people tested positive for Covid 19, of whom 1,505 have recovered. Those 295 who are currently still ill are in hospitals and in good condition. There have been no deaths in the past 4 days due to Covid 19.

The population and especially the tourism industry are equipped to deal with viral diseases. The public institutions provide the population with chlorine-based disinfectants and have canceled all public events. The operators of private accommodation - Casa Particulars had an information event on dealing with hygiene and dealing with customers.

Here too, all people were asked to keep a distance of 1,5 to 2 m from other people and to wash their hands frequently and thoroughly.
Spending time in public spaces is only allowed with face masks. Travel beyond the provincial borders was prohibited. Operation of private taxis almost stopped.

Suspected cases are regularly visited by medical staff in their home quarantine.

Cuba developed a preparation many years ago that reduces the symptoms of Covid 19. The drug Interferon Alpha 2B is produced in Cuba and China and has also been used for a long time against carcinomas, hepatitis B and dengue. Interferon Alpha 2B paralyzes the virus in the destruction of the body's own cells.

Homeopathic medicines are currently being distributed to older people and people with previous illnesses. These medicines said to strengthen the immune system

(As of: 2020-05-20)

Political situation

No special political events at the moment.

(As of: 2020-05-20)