Foreign travel advice

Bonaire/St Eustatius/Saba

Summary

Cases of locally transmitted Zika virus have been confirmed in Bonaire in the last 3 months. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre and discuss your travel plans with your healthcare provider, particularly if you’re pregnant or planning to become pregnant.

The British Vice Consul in Willemstad, Curacao is responsible for the delivery of consular assistance to British nationals in Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba (the BES Islands).

The BES Islands are used as a drug passageway from South America to Europe and North America. Don’t leave bags unattended or agree to carry a package for anyone. See Crime.

The hurricane season in the Caribbean normally runs from June to November. See Natural Disasters.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.