South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Greece
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Greek and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|National Anniversary Day||Thursday, October 28||1 week, 2 days|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 1 week|
|Synaxis of the Mother of God||Sunday, December 26||2 months, 1 week|
|Day of Godwill||Tuesday, December 28||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Epiphany||Thursday, January 06||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Clean Monday||Wednesday, March 02||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||5 months|
|Greek Independence Day||Friday, March 25||5 months, 1 week|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Greece?
South Africa currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Greece including Athens and Thessaloniki.
2 - Do Greek citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Citizens of Greece (holders of regular passports) can travel to South Africa for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a South African visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Greece?
The South African representative offices in Greece will be closed in observance of the following Greek and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- National Anniversary Day (GR) Thu, Oct 28, 2021 (1 week, 2 days)
Time in South Africa vs Greece
Pretoria, South Africa time is is same date and time Athens, Greece