Documents to travel to Greece
You will find below information about the documents needed to travel to Greece.
For EU citizens who travel to Greece, no passport is required, just the identity card with Latin characters is enough. For non-EU citizens, a valid passport is necessary to enter Greece.
In case you lose your passport in Greece, the local police and the embassy of your home country must be contacted. It is recommended to have a photocopy of your passport in order to get the process of replacement quicker.
All citizens of foreign countries, except for the countries of the European Union, the USA, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, need a visa to enter Greece. For more information, contact the Greek National Tourist Offices in your country or go to your embassy in Greece. View list of Embassies in Greece.
A passport can serve as an ID. Apart from the official identity card of your country, another form of identification is the driving license.
Animals (pets) require a valid health certificate to enter Greece.