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Ensure a safe trip with Greece travel insurance plan.

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Have you ever dreamed of visiting Greece, the land of iconic white-washed buildings where history and mythology come to life? It's definitely a trip worth taking! However, have you considered how you would manage unexpected financial liabilities that may arise during your trip? For example, what if you get sick and require medical attention or your passport gets stolen? These situations can be stressful, but don't worry - buying travel insurance for Greece is a smart idea that can give you peace of mind. 

If this interests you, keep reading to learn more!

Why do I need travel insurance for my trip to Greece?
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Having an insurance policy can be especially helpful since it protects you from numerous threats that might arise during your travels. Here are a few common reasons why getting travel insurance for Greece can help.

Medical Assistance
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Emergencies and other costs related to health care can happen at any time. Having travel insurance can help cover all of your costs, whether you have an accident or need to see a doctor.

Luggage Lost
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If you lose your luggage in transit, it can be a big problem because it can cost you money and cause trouble in a country you do not know. If you have travel insurance, you can get financial reimbursement to cover the loss.

Third-Party Losses
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What if you forgot your sunglasses and crashed into someone's car while driving in the sunny Mediterranean? Having travel insurance will cover this kind of loss.

Financial Protection
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You could fall for a scam or have your wallet stolen. If you run into this kind of problem, it could cost you a lot of money. If something like this happens to you, a travel insurance policy will help you pay for it.

Is travel insurance mandatory for Greece?
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Yes, Greece is one of the Schengen countries. This means that Indian citizens applying for a visa must have health insurance. To get a Schengen visa, you must have travel medical insurance for €30,000 [26,25,349.61 Indian Rupee as of October 2023] that covers the whole Schengen area.

What’s covered?

What’s not covered?

What does ACKO Travel Insurance for Greece cover?
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ACKO's India-Greece travel insurance covers medical, baggage, adventure sports, and almost everything that could go wrong. You can receive up to $250,000 (₹20,561,979) in medical coverage. Our Greece travel insurance covers the following: 

Physiotherapy— If you get hurt on your trip and need physiotherapy sessions, we will pay up to the policy limit for up to 365 days.

Hospitalization because of illness— If you get sick, your medical bills will be paid back quickly, or you can get care without paying out of pocket at one of our network hospitals. Just send us a missed call at 01246174722.

Travel costs for a close family member— If you are hospitalized for more than 48 hours while abroad, we will pay up to the policy limit for direct route economy class two-way tickets for your close family member.

Trip extension— If you are injured and hospitalised while on a trip and need to extend your stay, we will cover the additional costs up to the policy maximum.

Accidental hospitalisation— If you get hurt and need to go to the hospital, we will pay any bills you rack up, or you can get cashless treatment at any of our network hospitals.

Flight cancellation due to COVID-19— If your airline cancels your flight because you tested positive for COVID-19, you will be reimbursed up to the policy maximum for any associated expenses.

Hospitalisation allowance— If you are hospitalized for more than 24 hours, you will receive a daily payout up to the policy limit.

Flight delay— If your flight is delayed by more than six hours and you are not notified by the airline at least eight hours before departure, we will compensate you up to the maximum amount allowed by the policy.

Trip rescheduling— If you need to change your travel plans because of an emergency (such as the death of a family member, an illness, or a natural disaster), we will pay for any additional expenses incurred as a result.

Baggage delay— If your checked bags are delayed for more than three hours, we will pay for your overhead costs up to the policy's maximum. 

Adventure sports injury cover— If you participate in high-adrenaline pursuits during your trip to Greece and get injured, we will cover the medical expenses incurred up to the specified limit in the policy.

What’s not covered by ACKO’s Travel Insurance for Greece?
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Our Greece travel insurance excludes the following:

  • Travelling to Greece without a valid visa.

  • Travelling to Greece solely for medical treatment.

  • Ignoring travel-related medical advice and travelling while unwell.

  • Committing suicide or self-destructive acts.

  • Completing tasks while intoxicated or drugged.

  • Having a crime found against you.

  • Pre-existing medical conditions are not covered.

  • Getting a family member to certify a disability.

  • Medical costs associated with pregnancy.

  • Trip extensions due to pregnancy-related issues are not covered.

  • Accident-related death or disability is not covered after 365 days.

  • Adventure sports injuries are not covered (unless you buy a separate policy).

Note: Please note that this is not a complete list of all the inclusions and exclusions. We recommend that you read the policy document in detail.

How do I buy Acko’s Travel Insurance for Greece from India?
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Simply follow these steps to buy travel insurance from our mobile app or website and secure your trip in minutes.

How do I claim online travel insurance for Greece from Acko?
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Claiming your ACKO travel insurance online for Greece is super easy. Here are the simple steps to follow: 

For travel medical insurance that offers treatment without cash:

For cash reimbursement:

What’s great about ACKO’s International Travel Insurance?
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Worldwide support
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Wherever your travels take you, rest assured that our travel insurance provides seamless support worldwide.


Zero Deductibles
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You don’t have to worry about any out-of-pocket costs - we take care of everything.


Mobile-friendly Processes
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No filling out of forms is required. Simply give us a missed call at 01246174722, send us copies of your bills and invoices, and we will process your refund as soon as possible.


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Our basic travel insurance starts at just Rs. 49 for a five-day journey, which is equivalent to only Rs. 10 per day*, making it one of the most affordable options available.


Home coverage
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Keep your worries behind while travelling. We'll compensate you for any real losses up to the limit stated in the policy schedule (in case of theft, provided your home was vacant during your trip).


Customisable insurance
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Pay only for the coverage you need, saving money and protecting your trip.

Things you should know before beginning your Greece trip
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Here are some of the things you would want to know about Greece before beginning your trip.

When to visit?
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You can choose the summer season between April and June to enjoy the wonders of this destination in pleasantly warm weather conditions. Otherwise, you can also choose the time between September and October before the dark and cold winter hits the country.

What to see?
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These are some of the marvels you shouldn’t miss in Greece.

Greece Visa Information for Indians
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You will need to select the type of visa suitable for the reasons why you want to visit Greece. As an Indian citizen, you can choose one of the following types of Greece visas.

You will also need to choose your visa based on the duration and frequency of your stay, such as:

Note: Please check with the Greek embassy or consulate nearest you for the latest visa requirements and application procedures.

Indian Embassy’s location in Greece
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These are the key details of the Indian Embassy in Greece.





3, Kleanthous Str., Athens 10674

Document collection timings

1500 hrs to 1600 hrs


00 30 210 7216227

List of international airports in Greece
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Here are the major international airports in Greece.




Athens International Airport


Heraklion International Airport


Thessaloniki Macedonia International Airport


Corfu Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport


Chania International Airport

Kos Island

Kos International Airport

Santorini Island

Santorini Airport

Zakynthos Island

Zakynthos Dionysios Solomos International Airport

Documents required to travel to Greece
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For Indian citizens travelling to Greece, the following documents become extremely important.

  1. A valid Schengen visa.

  2. Two passport-sized photos.

  3. A valid Greece travel insurance containing at least 30,000 euros of medical coverage.

  4. A photocopy of the entire visa section of your passport.

  5. Copies of return tickets.

  6. A letter explaining your Greece trip and details.

  7. Your accommodations for the entirety of the journey.

  8. Proof of citizenship

  9. Proof of income to show that you can support yourself in Greece.

  10. Proof of vaccination. 

Note: We recommend that you check with the Greek embassy or consulate near you to ensure that you have all the necessary documents for your specific situation.

How can I lower my Greece travel insurance premium from India?
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If you're looking to buy travel insurance for your Greece trip, we have some tips for you.

We hope these tips help you out! Just remember, while it's important to save money, don't skip out on essential coverage. Safety should always come first, especially when travelling.

Frequently Asked Questions
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Got a question about this subject? Find out if your question about Greece travel insurance is answered in this FAQ.


When should I buy Greece travel insurance?

You can buy travel insurance for Greece before applying for a visa. Hence, you will be able to submit your travel insurance documents as required with the Greece visa application.

Who is eligible to buy an ACKO Greece Travel Insurance Plan, and can it be purchased for a group of travellers?

The policy is for all Indian citizens who are travelling to Greece. And if you are travelling with a group, you can get insurance for everyone.

Can I purchase ACKO Travel Insurance for Greece if I am already on my trip?

You can not buy ACKO insurance after your trip starts. First, we do not allow it, and second, a Schengen visa requires valid travel insurance that covers medical costs. Either way, it can not happen. 

Can older people buy ACKO Greece travel insurance?

Yes, if you are under 85, you can buy ACKO Greece Travel Insurance.

Can non-Indian citizens buy ACKO Travel Insurance for Greece?

No, we only offer insurance to Indian citizens right now. If we plan to do something similar soon, we will let you know.

Does ACKO’s Travel Insurance for Greece cover adventure sports-caused injuries?

Yes, ACKO's Greece travel insurance covers adventure sports injuries, but you must add it separately.

Is Greece a part of the Schengen area?

Yes, Greece is a member of the Schengen Agreement, along with a lot of other European countries. This agreement makes travel and tourism easier by getting rid of border checks between member countries.

Disclaimer: The plans, services, features, processes, and other details mentioned on this page are subject to availability and change. Baggage cover for up to 5 days in Asia is available for just ₹49 (inclusive of GST) for adults – that's around ₹10 per day. Remember, prices may change, so be sure to check the policy details before deciding. If you have questions, reach out to us at [email protected].