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In 2019, the city of Wuhan (China) became famous all over the world. Such «popularity» was associated with the rapid spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It is known that coronavirus is transmitted in two ways — by airborne droplets and by contact.

The respiratory virus of a new type has already spread throughout the world. Georgia was no exception.

Coronavirus in Georgia: statistics common for the country of Georgia

According to the latest data, 177 039 062 people became victims of COVID-19, of which 3 832 951 deaths. On the territory of Georgia — 348 594, of which 4893 deaths.
Over the last day (data on Saturday, 5 June 2021), the number of infected increased by 2971, +76 deaths. Thus, the mortality rate in Georgia is 1.40%.

In Georgia, bars and restaurants work with restrictions, all shops work without restrictions. Public events (exhibitions, concerts, museums, etc.) are allowed but with restrictions.

Is it possible to enter Georgia today, in 2021?

At the moment (Saturday, 5 June 2021) Georgia is available for tourists but with restrictions. At the same time, it is important to comply with the rules and requirements that are regulated by internal documents. Here is what official sources say for tourists planning to come to Georgia:

Foreign citizens from a limited number of countries are now allowed to enter Georgia by air under the following conditions:(1) Unrestricted entry for citizens of any country who have documentary proof of having received a full course of COVID vaccination.(2) Other travellers can enter Georgia dependent on submitting a travel history in advance and holding a negative PCR test taken within the previous 72 hours. You must take a further PCR test at your own expense on your third day in Georgia.(3) Of particular relevance to UK citizens — following the discovery of a new strain of coronavirus in the UK, the Georgian Government announced that anyone entering Georgia who has been in the UK within the previous 14 days must undergo a mandatory 12-day quarantine. This requirement applies to all nationalities and all entry or visa routes. Full details are on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs websiteCertain foreign citizens who seek to enter Georgia for a long-term visit of at least 6 months to work as a freelancer or self-employed, who will be required to apply online for advance permission to enter. For a first-hand account of how this works, check out this article on the remotely from Georgia program.For foreign citizens who are permitted entry, most will face compulsory 8−12 day quarantine depending on where they have flown in from, an antigen rapid test and possibly a PCR test depending on the result of the first test. Arrangements for business travel are different.Indian citizens and people flying in from India may be expected to quarantine for 14 days on arrival.

You can read more about entering Georgia in official sources: https://ge.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information-on-georgia/.

Restrictions on entry to Georgia

On Saturday, 5 June 2021, the borders of Georgia are fully open for citizens, for tourists and foreigners — the borders are partially opened. Moreover, in some cases, quarantine is required upon arrival.

Here’s what they write about quarantine in official sources:

Quarantine for 14 days required for some countries.

If, when crossing the border with Georgia, symptoms of coronavirus appear, namely: cough, shortness of breath, fever, fatigue, headache and muscle pain, you should immediately consult a doctor.

Conditions for entering Georgia

Special conditions of entry and various kinds of restrictions during a pandemic are applied in almost all countries. Georgia is no exception.

Do I need a test result when crossing the border with Georgia?

A temperature screening is conducted upon arrival. If temperature is high, a PCR test will be conducted as well.

In addition, when crossing the border, there should be no signs of SARS.

Entry rules to Georgia today: 5 June 2021

We have already figured out the need for a test. Just in case, we recall:

A temperature screening is conducted upon arrival. If temperature is high, a PCR test will be conducted as well.

Many are wondering whether it is necessary to go into quarantine when entering Georgia. We answer: today, when entering Georgia, quarantine is required, but not for everyone.

How are things with masks in Georgia?

Masks are required in enclosed public places

For which countries are the borders with Georgia open?

Borders with Georgia on 5 June 2021 are open to the following countries of the world:

For which countries are the borders with Georgia closed or partially closed?

Borders with Russia on June 5, 2021 are closed (or partially closed) for the following countries of the world:

Is a vaccination passport obligatory to enter Georgia?

Dozens of countries around the world have been thinking about the introduction of so-called «covid passports» for several months. We are talking about documentary evidence of vaccination against COVID-19. The goal is to simplify travel abroad, as well as to speed up the process of returning to normal life.
In order to travel to Georgia, today you do not need a vaccination passport. At the same time, the Georgia government supports the idea of a document that confirms vaccination.

Digital statistics: on entry into and exit from Georgia

Covid 19 sets new «records». Despite this, the borders of Georgia are open to a number of countries. Also, Georgia citizens can freely cross the borders of other states. Naturally, on condition they сomply with all quarantine measures.

From which countries you can come to Georgia:

Current data on COVID-19 in Georgia

As of 5 June 2021, there is a decrease in cases of coronavirus infection in Georgia. More detailed statistics in numbers:

  • Total cases: 348 594
  • Currently sick: 11 397
  • Recovered: 332 304
  • Deaths: 4893
  • Vaccinated: 155 538

You can keep track of the most current information on the WHO website: https://covid19.who.int/.

View other countries from which we can come to Georgia

Countries available for entry:

Available for entry, but with restrictions:

Countries unavailable for entry:

Is it possible to enter and what are the rules, conditions for entering Georgia during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2021?