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


A valid passport is required to enter Croatia. All tourists entering Croatian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Croatian 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 Israel 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 Israeli 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
Croatian 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 Croatian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
  • Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
  • Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).

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 Croatia with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

List of Israeli diplomatic offices in Croatia

Embassy of Israel in Croatia

Address: GRADA VUKOVARA 271, CHROMOS BUILEDING 11 FLOOR, ZAGREB 10000, CroatiaCheck on map

Phone: 385 1 6169500

Fax: 385 1 6169555


List of Croatian diplomatic offices in Israel

Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in Tel-Aviv, Israel

Address: Canion Ramat Aviv, 40 Einstein St., Tel Aviv 69101, IsraelCheck on map

Phone: 00972 (0)3 643 8654

Fax: 00972 (0)3 643 8503


Office Hours: Working hours: Monday-Friday 9.00-17.00

Details: Cover Palestinian Self-Government

Consulate of the Republic of Croatia in Ashdod, Israel

Address: P.O.Box 4002, Ashdod, IsraelCheck on map

Phone: 00 972 8 8566 566

Fax: 00 972 8 8522 088

Consulate of the Republic of Croatia in Caesarea, Israel

Address: Hatarshish 8, P.O.Box 4318, Caesarea 38900, Israel

Phone: 00972 4 626 1487

Fax: 00972 4 626 1465


Consulate of the Republic of Croatia in the State of Israel, Kfar Shmaryahu

Address: Hasheked 8, Kfar Shmaryahu, Israel

Phone: 00 972 9 9500 104

Fax: 00 972 9 9589 765

Consulate of the Republic of Croatia in Jerusalem, Israel

Address: Shaarei Ha'ir Building, 5th Floor, 216 Yaffo Street, Jerusalem 94 383, IsraelCheck on map

Phone: +972 (0) 77 777 92 77

Fax: +972 (0) 77 777 92 05


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About Croatia

Capital: Zagreb
  • Croatian 95.6%;
  • Serbian 1.2%;
  • Other 3%;
  • Unspecified 0.2%;

Area: 56,542 KM2
Population: 4,491,000
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Kuna (HRK)
Calling Code: +385

Power Sockets

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

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