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Delphi
UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Explore the treasures

During your stay in Greece explore the treasures made by man and nature over the centuries. Let yourselves be seduced by discovering 18 unique monuments and sites. Read more...

Athens, Acropolis
Winter Walks
What an Experience!

Let’s take a stroll on Thessaloniki’s seafront promenade or head for the old neighbourhoods under the Acropolis Rock. Then again, enjoy a walk along Pamvotida Lake at Ioannina. Simply take a pick…

Kalamata
Top 10 Greece
Download before your trip

Here is a collection of our TOP 10 leaflets to assist your travel journey. Keep in mind our useful travel tips and rest assured you won't miss a thing while visiting different destinations in Greece! Download here...

Agoriani village
Villages of Mount Parnassos
Snowcapped Heaven

Are you into spending your vacation in a heavenly natural setting or do you prefer a cosmopolitan, celebrity hotspot? Agoriani, Amfikleia or Arachova Villages await you. Let’s pay them a visit! 

Acropolis Museum Restaurant ©Vitsaropoulos
Savouring History
At the Greek Museums

Fancy a meal or a simple cup of coffee in places where past and present meet? Check out Athens and Thessaloniki's Museums, where you can “savour” history! Give it a try…

Monemvasia
Castles in Greece
Witnesses of the Past

Ancient, Byzantine and Medieval Castles, scattered all over the country, enveloped in myth and rich history, could serve as the perfect backdrop for your holidays. Conquer them!

Upcoming events
  • Theme park The secret worlds of Eugene Trivizas

    Theme park The secret worlds of Eugene Trivizas

    Fairy tale theme park “The secret worlds of Eugene Trivizas” – inspired by popular fairytales and celebrated heroes of renowned Greek children's books writer Eugene Trivizas – is coming to exhibition center Helexpo Maroussi in Athens this November.

  • The Nutcracker at the Greek National Opera 2018

    The Nutcracker at the Greek National Opera 2018

    The Greek National Opera welcomes the New Year with “The Nutcracker”, the world renowned children’s ballet promising to entertain and delight both parents and their kids travelling this January and February to Athens.

  • Face Forward…into my home exhibition at EMST

    Face Forward…into my home exhibition at EMST

    The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) introduces to the public the faces behind the refugee crisis with the temporary exhibition “Face Forward …into my home” that opened its doors in late November and runs until 18 February 2018.

  • Syros Carnival “Georgios Souris” 2018

    Syros Carnival “Georgios Souris” 2018

    Syros Carnival “Georgios Souris”, the Cycladic Halloween in noble Syros, offers a unique spree in an Aegean atmosphere from 28/01/2018 to 19/02/2018.

  • 2nd Messinia Pro-Am golf tournament

    2nd Messinia Pro-Am golf tournament

    The prime sustainable golf destination in the Peloponnese, Greece – Costa Navarino – will once again host the Messinia Pro-Am golf tournament on 21-24 February 2018 welcoming renowned professional golfers and golf enthusiasts from all over the word.

  • Kraftwerk live in Athens

    Kraftwerk live in Athens

    The innovators of electronic music, Kraftwerk, are coming to Athens on Saturday March 3rd 2018.

  • Multimedia exhibition “Van Gogh Alive – the experience” in Athens

    Multimedia exhibition “Van Gogh Alive – the experience” in Athens

    Having already captured the imagination of more than 10 million visitors’ worldwide, acclaimed multimedia exhibition “Van Gogh Alive – the experience” arrives in Athens and will be hosted over a four month period, between 9 November 2017 and 4 March 2018, at Megaron - Athens Concert Hall.

  • Exhibition 160 years made in Greece in Athens

    Exhibition 160 years made in Greece in Athens

    Technopolis, City of Athens and the Industrial Gas Museum have teamed up and are presenting an amazing temporary exhibition of great historical interest titled “160 years made in Greece. Industry, Innovation, Novelty” running between 18 January and 25 March 2018 in Athens.

  • Odysseys

    Odysseys

    The National Archaeological Museum celebrates the 150th anniversary since its foundation with the exhibition “Odysseys”. Until March 25, 2018.

  • 3rd Crete Marathon

    3rd Crete Marathon

    The 3rd Crete Marathon will be held at the beautiful town of Chania on Sunday 15 of April 2018.Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy a memorable race in the historic centre of Chania.

  • Money. Tangible symbols in ancient Greece at the Cycladic Art Museum

    Money. Tangible symbols in ancient Greece at the Cycladic Art Museum

    Travelers and visitors to Athens will be able to admire an exceptional collection of ancient Greek coins at the new Cycladic Art Museum exhibition titled “Money. Tangible symbols in ancient Greece” that runs until April 15 2018.

  • Godspeed You Black Emperor in Athens

    Godspeed You Black Emperor in Athens

    The Canadian experimental music band Godspeed You! Black Emperor (aka GYBE) will appear in Athens on Sunday April 29th.

  • Ancient Chinese Science and Technology at Museum Herakleidon

    Ancient Chinese Science and Technology at Museum Herakleidon

    Some of the most remarkable technological achievements of the Chinese civilisation – one of the oldest in the world – will be showcased for the first time ever in Greece as part of the exhibition “Ancient Chinese Science and Technology”.

  • Treasures from the Shanghai Museum at the Acropolis Museum

    Treasures from the Shanghai Museum at the Acropolis Museum

    The Acropolis Museum adds on its temporary exhibits collection two masterpieces from the Shanghai Museum.

  • Bike Odyssey 2018

    Bike Odyssey 2018

    Pindos, the largest mountain range in Greece, will host for the 6th consecutive year on 17-24 of June 2018 one of the world's toughest mountain biking races, the Bike Odyssey 2018

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