COVID-19 RELEVANT TRAVEL INFORMATION

PRIVATE TOURS CROATIA

March 21st 2021

Last updated: October 25, 2021

RE-ENTRY TESTING

Private Tours Croatia as a reputable high-end tailor-made tour operator is regularly monitoring the relevant COVID-19 updates for Croatia as well as our travelers’ countries of domicile and we can assist our clients in getting the required tests in order to re-enter their home countries.

With trusted laboratories in Zagreb, Split, and Dubrovnik (major international airport hubs in Croatia) that provide such services, we can provide assistance with getting the test results in the time frame required by the country you are leaving to from Croatia. The mentioned laboratories are offering PCR testing and results within 24 hours of taking the swab.

RESCHEDULING WITHOUT PENALTIES

Given the circumstances, in case of covid restrictions in place, at the time of your tour, we also offer our clients the possibility of free rescheduling without any penalties involved.

FLEXIBLE BOOKING

With our more flexible booking policies, booking your future tour with our company is easy & safe.

TOURING PROTOCOLS

Private Tours Croatia and our trusted service providers strictly adhere to the COVID protocols prescribed by the Croatian Institute of Public Health and take great care of continuously implementing the safety and prevention protocols for our valued clients while on the tour.

BORDER ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR EU/EEA MEMBER STATES

- negative PCR test or rapid antigen test - RAT on SARS-CoV-2, where the RAT test must be listed in the Common list of rapid antigen tests recognized by the Member States of the European Union, published by the European Commission. If the RAT test findings were made abroad, the manufacturer and/or the commercial name of the test must be visible and the test must be issued by a health institution / laboratory and signed / confirmed by a doctor. If otherwise, it will not be accepted as credible for entering the Republic of Croatia. The PCR test result must not be older than 72 hours and the RAT test result must not be older than 48 hours, counting from the time the test was taken until the arrival at the border crossing point.

-certificate that they have received two doses of vaccine used in the EU, provided that 14 days have passed from the time they received the second dose or from the time they received the first dose if the vaccine is administered in a single dose (Janssen/Johnson&Johnson).

-certificate showing that they have received the first dose of the Pfizer, Moderna or Gamaleya vaccine, on the basis of which they can enter the Republic of Croatia in the period of 22 to 42 days from receiving the vaccine, or 22 to 84 days from receiving the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.

-certificate showing that they have recovered from COVID-19 and have received one dose of vaccine within eight months from contracting the disease, provided that the vaccine was administered less than 365 days from their arrival at the border crossing point

-presentation of a positive PCR or rapid antigen test, confirming that the holder recovered from the SARS-CoV-2 virus infection, which was performed in the previous 365 days, and older than 11 days from the date of arrival at the border crossing point or upon presentation of a medical certificate of recovery;

-or perform PCR testing or rapid antigen testing on SARS-CoV-2 immediately upon arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation to stay in self-isolation until the arrival of a negative test result. If testing cannot be performed, a measure of self-isolation is determined for a period of ten (10) days.

CAN USA CITIZENS ENTER CROATIA: YES

Persons who travel for tourist reasons and have a certificate of reservation or paid accommodation in a hotel, camp, private renter or rented vessel and other forms of tourist accommodation or are owners of houses or vessels in the Republic of Croatia - entry into the Republic of Croatia will be allowed upon presentation of one of the following documents:

- negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours from the moment of testing, or rapid antigen test result - RAT for SARS-CoV-2 that is included in the Common list of rapid antigen tests recognized by the Member States of the European Union, published by the European Commission, provided that the test result is not older than 48 hours from the moment of testing to the moment of arrival at the border crossing point;

- certificate that they have received two doses of vaccine used in the EU Member States not older than 365 days, provided that 14 days have passed since they received the second dose, or a certificate that they have received one dose of the vaccine, not older than 365 days, if the vaccine is administered in a single dose (Janssen/Johnson&Johnson), provided that 14 days have passed since they received the single dose;

-certificate showing that they have recovered from COVID-19 and have received one dose of vaccine within eight months from contracting the virus, provided that the vaccine was administered less than 365 days ago

-certificate showing that they have recovered from COVID-19 and have received one dose of vaccine within six months from contracting the disease, provided that the vaccine was administered less than 365 days from their arrival at the border crossing point;

-presentation of a positive PCR or rapid antigen test, confirming that the holder recovered from the SARS-CoV-2 virus infection, which was performed in the previous 365 days, and older than 11 days from the date of arrival at the border crossing point or upon presentation of a medical certificate of recovery;

-or the person is obliged to perform PCR or rapid antigen testing on SARS-CoV-2 immediately upon arrival in the Republic of Croatia (at their own expense), with the obligation to stay in self-isolation until the arrival of a negative test result. If testing cannot be performed, a measure of self-isolation is determined for a period of ten (10) days;

USA EMBASSY IN ZAGREB COVID-19 UPDATES

Other links to follow for relevant updates:

Ministry of the Interior

Official Croatian Government COVID-19 related webpage

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