Yes, possibly "temporarily"; 2 regions on the Peloponnese Ilia and Achaia (), and the island of Zakynthos.https:/… We've planned to go in 2 weeks and are concerned about both closures of sites, as well as being stranded or quarantined out of the US. The following measures are in effect in these areas until at least 25 December: Travel within Greece is currently restricted, in line with measures outlined above. driving a family member to work, driving or accompanying a child on their way to or from nursery or school). Right now Crete remains unaffected and a trip to the region may provide welcome respite from incessant news coverage. These cookies can be disabled in the browser settings. As highlighted above, monitoring updates from the Foreign Commonwealth Office is sound practice. Eight teenage holidaymakers who travelled to the UK from Crete have tested positive for coronavirus. We use cookies to collect information about how you use GOV.UK. 80,000 of those have occurred in China and 2,833 have been reported in Europe. (Translated) The new cases of coronavirus in our country were announced today by EODY. For more information, consult the Greek National Public Health Organisation (NPHO) online or via telephone (dial 1135, or 210 521 2054, from within Greece). You should not leave the region (‘nomos’/ ‘νόμος’) of your residence or accommodation, except for permitted, exceptional reasons (acceptable reasons include returning to your residence or accommodation address; for family reunification reasons; for health emergencies; for essential business reasons- in which case your employer must provide you with certification that your travel is essential); closure of all land borders to all non-essential travel, except for the border with Bulgaria, which remains open at the Promachonas crossing point. The median age of all fatalities was 80 years, 96.6 pct had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or above, and 978 were women." Greece Unveils Online Map with Covid-19 Risk by Regional Unit. Due to restrictions in Wales, all package holidays due to depart from Cardiff on or before 18 January 2021, including those with third-party flights, will not be operating. Necessary Cookies are required for the normal function of this website. Schools, sports centres and cinemas are being closed for two days (March 5th and March 6th) in Achaea, Zakynthos and Elis, this as officials enact the containment stage. { document.write(String.fromCharCode(60,97,32,104,114,101,102,61,34,109,97,105,108,116,111,58,101,110,113,117,105,114,105,101,115,64,99,114,101,116,101,45,101,115,(98+5)-4,97,112,101,115,46,99,111,109,34,62,101,110,113,117,105,114,105,101,115,64,99,114,101,116,101,45,101,115,99,97,112,101,115,46,99,111,109,60,47,97,62)) } 29.07.2020.