Athens, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 15th Apr, 2021 ) :Greece plans to open its borders to vaccinated visitors from several countries from next week, the government said Thursday, as the country seeks to restart its badly-hit tourism sector.
The scheme is part of a pilot project to allow entry to people with the so-called vaccine passports, an exception until now open only to Israeli visitors.
Under the initiative, travellers will be able to avoid a seven-day quarantine currently imposed on visitors.
The European Union has said it wants to get a vaccine passport off the ground for travellers, though plans have not yet been formalised.
Tourism on the continent — Greece included — has been ravaged by the pandemic, with…