Can I travel to Croatia?

June 14, 2021

Last Update: 14 June 2021

Partially open

Mostly not required

Open with safety measures

In The Boutique Vibe, we understand how confusing travelling in the “Covid era” can be and that many of us are craving some vacation. That’s why after months of confusion and staying at home, we are sharing with you our Can I travel to Croatia advice.

What about watching Zadar’s sunset and wandering by Dubrovnik’s walls? Croatia, a country of crystal clear waters and singing cicadas has safety measures in rule but is open for travellers depending on their country origin.

Up to date travel regulations in Croatia​

  • Entry rules depend on the country that you are travelling from (categories of countries are based on EU risk map).
  • The travellers entering from the Green category will be allowed to enter under the same conditions as before, meaning no entry restrictions.
  • The travellers entering from countries other than those included in the Green list will have to present a negative test result or undertake one upon arrival and stay in isolation until negative results.
  • A vaccination certificate or proof of being previously infected is also being accepted. 
  • The travellers arriving in Croatia from the South African Republic, Brasil, and Tanzania need to present a negative PCR test and self-isolate for 14 days no matter what their citizenship is.
  • There’s an age limit when comes to entry requirements what means that children younger than 7 do not need to have a negative test (or self-isolate) if that is requested by the country category.

Should I plan a summer holiday in Croatia?​

Croatia is aiming to remain a green zone for all of the summer months and welcome travellers in a safe manner.

The country launched the ”Stay safe in Croatia” programme as a part of the World Travel and Tourism Council initiative. Tourism stakeholders, registered within the app, will undertake random checks to confirm following all necessary safety measures. It looks like Croatia is a big YES when it comes to this year’s summer plans!

Can I travel to Croatia? What to expect there?​

In Croatia, many measures beyond the immediate scope of the health system are being undertaken to prevent the further spread of the virus. When it comes to travel restrictions, the country is updating them according to the official EU risk-assessment map. Croatia has some in-country safety measures as well, to ensure their citizen’s and travellers’ health.

When it comes to specific safety measures:

  • There can be only a limited number of people in enclosed spaces like churches, museums, shops, and alike.
  • Bars, restaurants, and cafes can accommodate guests both outdoor and indoor until 11 PM.
  • The good news is that accommodations are open.
  • Cultural institutions like cinemas, museums, theatres, professional artistic performances can operate with limited capacity, also taking into account the general safety measures & should close at 10 PM.
  • Public events must end by 10 pm.

Where to travel these days?​

Looking for your next travel destination? Stay up to date with travel restrictions and don’t stress, we got you covered!

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