How to Complete Hawaii’s Pre-Travel Testing | Avoid Quarantine on Arrival with These Tips

We show you the whole process we went through to get tested before we went home to Hawaii. We made it home but we had some issues thanks to CVS. Avoid our mistakes and learn our tips so you can go on a Hawaii vacation!

Need a step-by-step video guide on how to do the pre-testing program? Our Hawaii itineraries include a How-To Video on the full pre-testing travel program (updated, unlike this one stuck in time):

We finally made it home to Maui! But we had to jump through some hoops to get in with Hawaii’s pre-travel testing program. We share our experience on testing at two different clinics and share lessons learned from our experience and others who have done the pre-travel testing in the past 30-days.

Hawaii is cautiously opening and many locals are nervous about the virus spreading on the Hawaiian islands. When you visit, it is mandatory to wear your mask when in public and follow social distancing best practices. Mahalo for being respectful to the local community.

Links Mentioned:
Shop Small Hawaii:
Hawaii Tourism Authority:
Official Hawaii Pre-Travel Testing Partners:
How to Get Tested for Hawaii Video (15-October-2020):

How to Complete Hawaii’s Pre-Travel Testing Program
00:00 Intro
00:26 Choose a Hawaii Pre-Travel Testing Partner
01:21 Get tested 72-hours before departure and tips on testing
03:17 Visiting the islands respectfully and being welcomed by locals
04:18 Support local Hawaii businesses
05:37 CVS messed up our results
07:03 Our new plan to get tested via Seattle
08:41 Carbon Health testing
10:10 Tips on testing
11:02 Arriving in Hawaii

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