Mary asked in TravelAsia PacificPhilippines · 7 months ago

Should I go travelling to the Philippines despite the Coronavirus outbreak?

I really want to book a solo travelling trip to the Philippines very soon. However, everyone is saying not to due to the Coronavirus. Please give me some advice and if you think it's too risky to go?

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  • 4 months ago

    No. The Philippine government doesn't allow foreigners in the country due to the coronavirus lockdown. It's better to wait until later in the year instead.

  • 5 months ago

    No visas are being  issued at this time.

  • 5 months ago

    i wish we could.

    i was going to go as well but it couldnt happen

  • lkl
    Lv 7
    5 months ago

    You won't be able to go, this country is locked down so you won't get international flights but you get a ticket for very cheap now and make it for much later. Duterte doesn't want anyone there either just as most countries want no international fights. Covid-19 is very serious.

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  • 5 months ago

    both USA and Philippines have a travel ban right now so it's too late but before it be ok as long as u did not go to manila or Cebu  but other island that did not have virus also would say to wear a mask and glove but maybe after the trial ban is over from both US and philippines but wait about 6 month after the ban over or 1 year to be safer stay safe ok i want every one in the world to be ok and healthy 

  • David
    Lv 6
    7 months ago

    Right now, I'd say don't plan to fly before May at the earliest, and probably July or August would be better. The problem isn't getting there...it will be trying to get back. More flights are cancelled daily. Pretty soon, just about everywhere outside of the Philippines will be high risk for COVID 10 and cancelling flights in and out. The Philippines would not be a bad place to hang out for a while, if you had to be stuck SOMEWHERE. But unless you are planning to go to the Philippines on a one-way ticket, I'd strongly advise you to not make a reservation for any flight landing before mid-July....

  • Gregg
    Lv 6
    7 months ago

    The Philippines appear to be the least affected among Asian countries by the COVID, with only one death.  The man who died was a South Korean who came to the country as a visitor.

  • 7 months ago

    The man, who came from Wuhan, the center of the outbreak in China, had ... visited Japan, Singapore, Australia, and New Zealand, despite criticism from China ... Nor should he hold hands during prayers, he said. The Philippine government had been too slow to ban travel.

  • Nicey8
    Lv 5
    7 months ago

    It is best not to go, or postpone your trip to later months and see how this turns out.

  • 7 months ago

    Go somewhere else.  There are plenty of countries with prostitutes.

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