Open with restrictions

Lebanon Travel Restrictions

39.59% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India can enter Lebanon with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from India can enter Lebanon without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Lebanon for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Lebanon entry details and exceptions

Foreign citizens regardless of their vaccination status and purpose of travel can enter Lebanon.


Outgoing travel to LebanonTravelling from India to Lebanon

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 48 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Lebanon.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Children under 12 years of age are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.
The certificate of vaccination is valid if the full course of vaccination has been issued for at least 14 days and no more than 6 months. Otherwise, the administration of a COVID-19 booster shot must be presented.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India are not required to quarantine after entering Lebanon.

Details and exceptions
Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Lebanon.
Documents
Visitor visa
A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center. You will also need to obtain a pre-approval from the General Directorate of General Security. For more information, visit the government's site.

Return travelReturning to India from Lebanon

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from Lebanon must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Lebanon are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Lebanon

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

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