List of "High Risk" countries

This list of high risk countries was last updated on February 8, 2021. (Countries in Italics are consided high risk with a "Level 4: Do Not Travel" warning due to COVID-19)

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Argentina (due to COVID-19)
  • Azerbajian (especially the Nagorno-Karabakh region)
  • Belarus
  • Bhutan (COVID-19)
  • Bolivia (COVID-19)
  • Botswana (COVID-19)
  • Brazil (COVID-19)
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Congo, Democratic Republic of the
  • Crimea (Region of Ukraine)
  • Cuba
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • French Guiana (COVID-19)
  • French West Indies (COVID-19)
  • Georgia (COVID-19)
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • India 
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Israel, the West Bank and Gaza
  • Kenya (Kenya-Somalia Border)
  • Kosovo  (COVID-19)
  • Kyrgyzstan (COVID-19)
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Myanmar (Burma)
  • Namibia (COVID-19)
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • North Korea
  • Oman (COVID-19)
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Russia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan, Republic of
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey (Areas near the Syria and Iraq borders)
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos (COVID-19)
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • Venezuela
  • Yemen
  • Zimbabwe 

Please visit the Department of State Travel Advisory website for more details.