SA closes some borders to curb spread of Corona virus 

SA Closes some boarders to curb spread of coronavirus
Published: March 16th, 2020

Plett Tourism is working within government protocols and encourages all individuals to diligently follow the necessary procedures to avoid infection.

We need to state from the outset that this is a MEDICAL matter and therefore all plans and actions are based on recommendations already in existence from the Department of Health and/or the National Institute for Communicable Disease (NICD).

At this stage, there is no reason to be alarmed.

Plett Tourism promotes safe & responsible travel, and in solidarity with the industry, don’t cancel – reschedule.

The national hotline number is 0800 029 999.


Patients testing positive and requiring treatment for COVID-19 will be treated at one of these hospitals


EWN (16 March, 2020)


Ports of entry which are officially closed (updated regularly)