Greece cancels mandatory quarantine for tourists


April 15, Fineko/abc.az. Greece is lifting quarantine rules for travelers from 32 countries, but tourists must be vaccinated or test negative for Covid-19.

Starting next week, residents of the EU and the U.S., Great Britain, Serbia, Israel, and the UAE, will not be required to self-isolate. The new regime is expected to take effect on 19 April.

"These are the first steps before the country opens to tourists on 14 May," said a senior tourism ministry official. "Nine airports will be opened simultaneously with the lifting of the restriction for foreign guests."

According to the plan, the hubs will receive travelers on Kos, Mykonos, Santorini, Rhodes, Corfu, Crete (in Chania and Heraklion), Athens Thessaloniki.