The stunning news was the closure of Turkey. It happened exactly on the eve of the holiday season, leaving tourists at a loss, where to go on a well-deserved vacation. Ready to help with the choice and offer six destinations with the opportunity to fly without unnecessary transfers!
"And in Greece everything is there," Chekhov said and was not mistaken. Warm sea, hot sun, delicious food, friendly locals, an abundance of attractions are waiting for guests from Russia. No matter how trite it may sound, Greece is the pearl of the Mediterranean.
Regular flights Moscow — Athens fly 4 times a week. To enter, you will need a Schengen visa - Greece has resumed their issuance.
- Negative PCR test done 72 hours before departure (for travelers over 6 years old).
- Certificate of illness.
- Certificate of vaccination, provided that it is passed at least 2 weeks before departure. In Greece, all vaccines are recognized, including Sputnik V.
Upon arrival, a rapid test is randomly carried out and, if it shows a positive result, prepare to sit out a two-week quarantine.
A direct flight will be possible only to Cairo, 7 regular flights are operated from Moscow. Direct flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh are still prohibited. But the famous pyramids are not far away, one of the seven wonders of the world - the pyramid of Cheops - is located just on the outskirts of Cairo.
If desired, in the Moscow Consulate of Egypt, you can get a visa or put it when entering the country at the airport.
- Original certificate with a seal on the absence of coronavirus.
For 1900 and Sharm el-Sheikh airports, the test is on site. Therefore, if you are flying with a transfer, take advantage of this advantage.
For lovers of a relaxing holiday with clean sea and spacious white beaches, the Maldives is open. From Moscow to Male plane flies 8 times a week. No visa required, only paid package tour. If you rest on your own, then confirmation of payment solvency in the amount of $ 150 per day per person, a return plane ticket and a paid hotel.
- Even if you have been vaccinated, you will need a PCR test in English, done no earlier than 96 hours before departure.
- A day before departure, it is necessary to fill out an online form where the PCR test is loaded.
Exotic Mexico is open to Russians without restrictions. If you have a Schengen, American, English or Canadian visa, entry is free. If not, on the website of the Mexican Embassy you need to request permission to enter electronically and print it before departure - they will be asked to present it when boarding the plane. Regular flights Moscow — Cancun fly three times a week.
- A completed questionnaire about contacts with coronavirus infected people (if any) and about foreign trains in the last two weeks.
- Vaccination certificate and PCR test are not required!
Dubai, Abu Dhabi, UAE
The city of the future - Dubai and the capital of the UAE Abu Dhabi are hospitably open to Russian tourists. The visa is free of charge at the airport upon arrival. In addition to standard health insurance, it is imperative to take out insurance for treatment against COVID.
To board the plane, you need a PCR test done no earlier than 96 hours before departure. If you are flying Etihad Airways, no earlier than 72 hours. Upon arrival, they will again be asked to undergo testing and temperature measurement. After 6 days of travel, it is necessary to take the PCR test again.
Returning to Moscow from Abu Dhabi, to board the plane will be asked to provide a fresh PCR test, passed 72 hours before departure. Without it, they will not put you on a plane.
From Moscow to Dubai, a direct flight flies 7 times a week, to Abu Dhabi - twice.
The country is one of the leaders for ecotourism: the cleanest beaches and national parks are waiting for guests. To enter, you need a Schengen or a Croatian visa. Since June 10, two regular flights to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, have been launched from Moscow.
To enter, you need a certificate of vaccination in English. Permitted vaccines: all European, Chinese Sinovac and Russian Sputnik V. If the vaccine was not done, you will need a PCR test in English, done no earlier than 48 hours before departure.