How to travel to Croatia and Istria during the Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19)?
Situation on November 3, 2021: It is possible to travel to Croatia during the coronavirus epidemic.
- Currently ill in the region of Istria: 410
Cases per one million since the beginning of the epidemic:
- Norway: 39041
- Germany: 56010
- Albania: 65432
- Denmark: 67382
- Greece: 70377
- Italy: 79151
- Poland: 80239
- Slovakia: 89296
- Hungary: 89713
- Austria: 94920
- Macedonia: 97880
- Switzerland: 102573
- France: 104378
- Portugal: 106185
- Spain: 106880
- Sweden: 114787
- Croatia: 116377
- Belgium: 118730
- Netherlands: 126589
- United Kingdom: 137646
- Slovenia: 162540
- Serbia: 165533
- Czechia: 165883
The Croatian coast is currently orange on the ECDC Covid-19 map, but the Istria region is Green.
For easier and faster entry into Croatia, foreign citizens are recommended to fill out a web form on the page: https://entercroatia.mup.hr/ before entering Croatia.
Citizens of European Union countries can enter Croatia if they meet the following conditions:
- are guests who have a confirmation of booking accommodation in Croatia
- own real estate in Croatia (show proof of real estate ownership at the border crossing)
- own a vessel in Croatia (show proof of ownership of the vessel at the border crossing)
- go to a funeral in Croatia (show documentation proving it at the border crossing)
- travel to Croatia on business (show proof of business interest at the border, for example, invitation to a meeting, etc.)
- all others who have a justifiable reason and cannot document it must send a request to email@example.com
- When returning from Croatia to Austria, it is necessary to have a valid test for Covid-19, not older than 72 hours, or it is necessary to do it in Austria within 48 hours after entering the country.
- Upon return to Slovenia, passengers must be quarantined for two weeks.
If you have any symptoms of Covid-19, contact the Coronavirus Call Center at 113.
Where to make a PCR test for COVID-19 in Croatia and Istria
Updated WHO recommendations for international traffic in relation to COVID-19 outbreak
Why places like Bale, in the Croatian region of Istria, will be the first places where you will be able to travel carelessly?
Distance from Bale: 7 hours and 45 minutes driving