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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Brazilian citizen for short-stay period in Greece starting from 2021.


A valid passport is required to enter Greece. All tourists entering Greek territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Greek authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.

A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Brazil who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Brazilian citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.

Custom Regulations
Greek custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Greek territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigars (200), cigarillos (400), tobacco (1Kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), Spirits under 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), cigarillos (100), tobacco (250g) if arriving by air.
  • Cigarettes (40), cigars (10), cigarillos (20), tobacco (50g) if arriving by other means.
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (1L), Spirits under 22% (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).

Exporting any antiquities (items more than 100 years old) it's forbidden, the penalties applied are second to drug smuggling only. All the archeological sites must be kept untouched.

Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Greece with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

List of Brazilian diplomatic offices in Greece

Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Thessaloniki, Greece

Address: 8, rue Dodekanissou Premier etage - Centre 546, 26 Thessaloniki, GreeceCheck on map

Phone: (+30) 2310.538.157

Fax: (+30) 2310.538.157


Details: Mrs Polytimi Bakatselou - Consul

Embassy of Brazil in Athens, Greece

Address: 4, Platia Philikis Eterias Kolonaki, 06 73 Athens, GreeceCheck on map

Phone: (+30) 210.721.30.39, (+30) 210.723.44.50

Fax: (+30) 210.724.47.31


Details: Roberto de Abreu Cruz - Ambassador

List of Greek diplomatic offices in Brazil

Honorary Consulate of Greece in Vitria

Address: Rua da Grcia, 320 B Vermelho, Vitria-ES, CEP 29057-660, Brazil

Phone: (005527) 33341210

Fax: (005527) 32278597


Honorary Consulate of Greece in Santos

Address: Rua Joao Pessoa 69, 16o Andar, 11013-001 Santos SP, BrazilCheck on map

Phone: 005513) 32197393, 32194751

Fax: (005513) 32194751

Honorary Consulate of Greece in Recife

Address: Rua do Hospicio 202, Sala 801, Boa Vista, 50060-080 Recife P, BrazilCheck on map

Phone: (005581) 32228686

Fax: (005581) 32311343


Honorary Consulate of Greece in Manaus

Address: Rua Marcilio Dias 300, 4o ndar, Centro-Ed. Maria Tadros, 69095-270 Manaus AM, Br

Phone: (005592) 36332525

Fax: (005592) 32335798


Honorary Consulate of Greece in Cuitiba

Address: Rua Padre Anchieta, 2285 conj. 203, Edificio Delta Center, Bigorrilho, 80730-000 Curitiba, Parana, Brazil

Phone: (005541) 30264625

Fax: (005541)3367102


Consulate General of Greece in Rio De Janeiro

Address: Prala do Flamengo 344, 2 andar, CEP. 22210-030 - Flamengo - Rio de Janeiro, RJCheck on map

Phone: (005521) 25526849 ,25526749

Fax: (005521)25526799


Consulate General of Greece in Sao Paolo

Address: Avenida Paulista,2073, Conjunto Nacional, Edificio HorsaII, 23o

Phone: (005511) 2510675, 2831231

Fax: (005511)2890178



Embassy of Greece in Brasilia, Brazil

Address: SES Av. das Nacoes, Qd 805, Lt 22 70480-900

Phone: (+55)- 61- 443 6573 and/or 4436421



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About Greece

Capital: Athens
  • Greek 99%;
  • Other 1%

Area: 131,940 KM2
Population: 11,000,000
Timezone: UTC/GMT +2 hours
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +30

Power Sockets

Type C European 2-pin  C European 2-pin
Type E French 2-pin  E French 2-pin
Type F Schuko plug  F Schuko plug

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