Travel Information in times of Novel Coronavirus
At Athina Luxury Apartments™ the safety and wellbeing of our guests,
partners, and colleagues is top priority.
We strongly advise that all of our guests review the World Health Organization recommendations for self-protection and travel health notices related to the outbreak—they can be found here.
Also you can be informed by our Greek Goverment about the Greek protocols that are needed in order to travel to Greece. They can be found here.
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As of June 1, Greece began issuing and accepting the EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate as proof of vaccination/negative PCR test/recovery from COVID-19. (Currently this certificate is available to EU citizens only.)
As of 14 May, travelers arriving in Greece are required to have a negative PCR certificate from a testing laboratory, for a COVID-19 test taken no later than 72 hours before arrival. This test is mandatory for all tourists (including children over the age of 5), regardless of the epidemiological situation in the country of departure.
Proof of a negative test is not required, however, for all travelers that have completed their vaccination (i.e., 14 days have elapsed since the last vaccination, depending on the doses required) and hold a vaccination certificate.
Acceptable vaccines are: Pfizer BioNtech, Moderna, Astra Zeneca/Oxford, Novavax, Johnson + Johnson/Janssen, Sinovac Biotech, Gamaleya (Sputnik), Cansino Biologics, Sinopharm.
Greece has weathered the Covid storm better than many countries in Europe, but surges have still resulted in nationwide lockdown measures. The country has seen 402,306 Covid cases and a total of 12,095 deaths as of June 1. Full vaccinations currently stand at close to 2,058,287 — or 19.2% of the population.
Acceptable vaccines are: Pfizer BioNtech, Moderna, Astra Zeneca/Oxford, Novavax, Johnson + Johnson/Janssen, Sinovac Biotech, Gamaleya (Sputnik), Cansino Biologics, Sinopharm
We welcome you to Greece and hope you enjoy a wonderful and unforgettable holiday experience.
On behalf of the Greek Government and the Greek Ministry of Tourism, we would like to inform you that we have done everything in our power to make sure you stay safe during your stay in Greece. Your health is our absolute priority.
On May 14, Greece opened its borders in a safe and attainable manner.
As of May 14th, flight restrictions from EU countries will be lifted, as well as from a number of other countries (USA, UK, UAE, Serbia, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Rwanda, Singapore, North Macedonia, Canada, Belarus, Bahrein, Qatar, China, Kuwait, Ukraine, Saudi Arabia and the Russian Federation). Quarantine will not be required.
Furthermore, our country welcome flights at all international airports.