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UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Explore the treasures

During your stay in Greece explore the treasures made by man and nature over the centuries. Discover 18 unique monuments and sites. Read more...

Winter Vacations
Welcome to Greece

The festive winter veil covers the Greek mainland offering you charming destinations. Take your family and explore an awe-inspiring winter in Greece.
What a marvellous idea…

Top 10 Greece
Download before your trip

Here is a collection of our TOP 10 leaflets to assist your travel journey. Hold on to our travel tips and don't miss a thing while in Greece! Download here...

Winter Weekend Sunshine
Experience it in Greece

The sun’s bright light tends to make us want to go out in the open air and enjoy an excursion to nearby destinations. Drink your coffee and take a stroll by the seashore. Let’s go…

Visit Greek Museums
Savour History

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…

Online tickets
Monuments and Museums
Plan Ahead

Are you planning on visiting the Acropolis, Knossos, Ancient Messene or any other archaeological site or museum in Greece? Book your tickets...

Upcoming events
  • 6th Lycabettus Run

    6th Lycabettus Run

    The anniversary 6th Lycabettus Run is coming! On Sunday 23th February 2020 we run the Lycabettus hill for "ELPIDA YOUTH" of the society "ELPIDA"!

  • Movement


    The Onassis Stegi, in support of the free movement of people, ideas and culture, invites us to imagine our common future in an open world beyond borders, beyond racial and gender restrictions.

  • Songs of Rebellion

    Songs of Rebellion

    Composer Brigitta Muntendorf and director Michael Hoppner create a contemporary melody of rebellion.

  • Phallephoria 2020

    Phallephoria 2020

    The ancestor of Comedy and the modern carnival events Phallephoria is a distinct cultural folk interactive event, taking place on Saturday 29 February 2020 in the historical center of Athens, for the 7th year in a row.

  • Patras Carnival 2020

    Patras Carnival 2020

    The Patras Carnival, the largest carnival event in Greece, fully acclaimed abroad, is the main cultural and tourist event of the city. (January 18th.-March 1st, 2020).

  • Carnival in Athens 2020

    Carnival in Athens 2020

    For 17 days, 32 spots around Athens will be filled with more than 60 celebratory activities with free entrance for everyone.

  • From Homer’s World Tinos and the Cyclades in the Mycenaean Age

    From Homer’s World Tinos and the Cyclades in the Mycenaean Age

    The exhibition showcases the finds from the Mycenaean tholos tomb at Agia Thekla on Tinos, a rare funerary monument in the entire Aegean, which was excavated by Georgios Despinis in 1979.

  • Macbeth


    Shakespeare’s famously cursed play, a tale of violence, power, madness and the womb from which they spring forth, comes to the National Theatre of Greece in a stunning co-production with the Municipal Theatre of Piraeus.

  • Lynda Benglis

    Lynda Benglis

    NEON is pleased to present Lynda Benglis: In the Realm of the Senses at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens. The guest curator is the distinguished writer, critic and art historian, Dr. David Anfam.

  • Τhe lost text at the Epigraphical Museum

    Τhe lost text at the Epigraphical Museum

    Visual artist Nina Pappa presents her work titled “The Lost Text”, an interactive video walk through the Epigraphic Museum.

  • The 11th International Poseidon Athens Half Marathon

    The 11th International Poseidon Athens Half Marathon

    The 11th International Poseidon Athens Half Marathon, the great athletic event aiming to raise awareness regarding diabetes and obesity, will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2020.

  • CineDoc 2019

    CineDoc 2019

    CineDoc organises regular screenings of award-winning documentaries across Greece from October to April.

  • ADD Festival 2020

    ADD Festival 2020

    In May 2020 ADD, Athens’ biggest festival dedicated to contemporary electronic music, returns with a week long, multi-disciplinary program.

  • Picasso Blue and Rose Period

    Picasso Blue and Rose Period

    An audiovisual journey to Pablo Picasso’s early career (1900–1907) is presented at the SNFCC (3/2/2020-31/5/2020).

  • Toys toys toys

    Toys toys toys

    Athens Airport is hosting the exhibition "Toys-Toys-Toys!" from the collections of Benaki Museum ( 17/01/2020 - 28/06/2020).

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