С 14 сентября этого года россияне смогут посещать Грецию толькоon a biometric visa. In addition to providing a standard package the documents required for obtaining a visa, the Russians will need also undergo a fingerprinting procedure.
New rules – not the most pleasant news, but here too There are pluses. If you are planning to apply for a visa before September, you have every chance to get a non-standard short-term permission to enter Greece, and multivisa for a period of six months to 3 years – and thus significantly delay the procedure for imprinting fingers.
New type of visa on a biometric basis will be provided Russians planning to visit Greece from 09/14/2015. Please consider both leisure industry professionals and individual travelers that in connection with the preparation for the transition to a new system of issuing visas to citizens of the RF 07.09.2015 consulates of Greece in Russia will temporarily stop receiving documents.
In the very near future, the Greek authorities are planning to submit special instruction in which in the smallest details will be describes all the nuances regarding the submission of documents for obtaining biometric Schengen visas to Greece.