According to European Regulations, all travelers entering or leaving the European Union with more than €10.000, in cash, must declare the amount to Customs.
Customs controls at Greek points of entry distinguish between goods bought within the EU and outside the EU. When traveling to Athens in Greece from outside the EU you are allowed to bring in the following, provided you travel with the items and do not intend to sell them:
- 200 cigarettes, 100 cigarillos, 50 cigars, or 250g of tobacco
- 2 liters of still table wine
- 1 liter of spirits or strong liqueurs over 22% volume or 2 litres of fortified wine, sparkling wine or other liqueurs
- 60ml of perfume
- 250ml of tap water
For further information please visit the European Commission web site