The increase in Covid cases in Europe and the spread of the Delta variant are worrying: also and above all in consideration of the summer period, and of the holidays now planned. In a note, the Farnesina issues a warning to those who intend to go abroad. «All those who intend to do so, regardless of the destination and the reasons for the trip» reads the document, «must consider that any move, in this period, can involve a health risk. In particular, in the event that it is necessary to undergo a molecular or antigenic test for entry into Italy or for the return to our country from a foreign destination, we remind you that travelers must take into consideration the possibility that the test gives a result. positive”.
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“In this case, it is not possible to travel with commercial vehicles and you are subject to the quarantine and containment procedures provided for by the country in which you are located”, the foreign ministry continues. “These procedures involve, with some possible differences due to different local regulations, also the so-called ” contacts ” with the positive subject, which are equally subjected to quarantine / isolation by the local authorities of the country in which one is located and which, protection of public health, will be able to return to Italy at the end of the envisaged period of isolation. It is therefore recommended to carefully plan every aspect of the trip, also contemplating the possibility of having to spend an additional period abroad, as well as having health insurance that also covers the risks associated with Covid-19, concludes the Farnesina.