Greece is Opening up to Yachting!

Following today’s directives, Greece is opening up to yachting!
• All yachts with crew & passengers coming from EU and Schengen ports can sail in Greece as of today
• All yachts with crew & passengers from third countries need to sail in Schengen entry points only
• All yachts from Albania are restricted for the time being to sailing in with crew only entering only in Corfu, Igoumenitsa, or Preveza
• All yachts from Turkey are restricted for the time being to sailing in with crew only entering only in Kavala, Rhodes, Kos, Samos, Chios, or Mytilene.

Nationality Restrictions Update 

Third-country citizens are not allowed to enter Greece.

Exceptions apply to residents of the following countries:

 • United Kingdom
• USA
• Australia
• New Zealand
• South Korea
• Thailand
• Rwanda
• Singapore
• United Arab Emirates
• Russia
• Serbia
• Israel

• North Macedonia
• Canada
• Belarus
• Bahrain
• Qatar
• China
• Kuwait
• Ukraine
• Rwanda
• Saudi
• Arabia

All travelers (crew & passengers on board) coming into Greece need to fulfill one of the below prerequisites:
•  They hold a valid certificate of vaccination against Covid-19 (Passenger name and passport ID should be clearly stated on the document), issued by a national authority in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, German language and a 14-day period has elapsed since these passengers were fully vaccinated
• They show a negative result to a molecular PCR test for Covid-19, taken within 72 hours before their entry in Greece 19 (Passenger name and passport ID should be clearly stated on the document). Children aged 5 and under are exempted. The certificate should be written in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, German language
• Certificate for previous covid-19 infection or positive PCR test (valid for 2-9 months post-issuance).  The certificate should be written in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, German language and the passenger name & passport ID should be clearly stated on the document.

Take a look at the necessary forms to fill in before entering Greece.

Pre-Boarding Questionnaire

Maritime Declaration of Health

Record of Onboard Health Monitoring

Yacht Health Protocols in Greece

Thank you Roditis Yachting Agency for this insightful information!