Greece is a member of the European Union (EU) and one of the Schengen Area countries – the world’s largest visa-free zone, see the list of Schengen area countries for details.
Citizens of some countries need an entry visa for Greece. If you need a visa, make sure to apply for one well in advance.
Do I need a visa?
To find out whether you need a visa to travel to Greece, follow the steps:
- Go to the Hellenic Republic Ministry of Foreign Affairs web page, https://www.mfa.gr/en/
- Scroll down to the end of the page and find Services.
- Click on Visas.
- Click on Visas for Foreigners travelling to Greece and follow instructions.
Alternatively, click directly on https://www.mfa.gr/en/visas/visas-for-foreigners-traveling-to-greece/ and follow instructions.
The MCA will provide a detailed invitation letter to all registered participants who need to apply for a visa.
Moreover, once you complete your hotel room reservation at Divani Apollo Palace & Thalasso, the MED point-of-contact will send you a confirmation letter for visa purposes.