Health insurance now required to enter Cuba

1 May, all visitors to Cuba will need proof of valid medical insurance with
coverage in that country in order to be granted entry.

to a press release issued by Cayman Airways on Friday afternoon, travelers who
do not meet this requirement upon entry in Cuba can take out a policy from Cuban
insurance companies at the airport, available 24 hours a day, year-round.

cost for the medical insurance is approximately US$3.40 per day, which covers
medical expenses for sickness and accident up to approximately US$28,000 and
repatriation and transportation up to about US$7,840.