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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. Let yourselves be seduced by discovering 18 unique monuments and sites. Read more...

The Jewel of the Peloponnese

The charming remnants of the past combined with the cozy – romantic atmosphere makes Nafplio a significant contender for the most beautiful town in Greece. A visit to remember!

Pontikonisi, Corfu
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...

Arachthos River, Epirus
Rafting in Greece
Top 5 Destinations

Enjoy intense activities, get an adrenalin rush and have fun discovering secluded spots of unparalleled beauty by riding the rushing water paths of Greek nature. Get your paddles ready!

Mainland Greece
A Picture – Perfect Scenery

Weighed down by history & tradition, with a spectacular coastline and unspoiled natural beauty, mainland Greece offers you an amazing travel experience. Off we go!

Mediterranean Diet
Mediterranean Diet
The Flavour of Life

Greek gastronomy follows the Mediterranean diet and benefits your health. Recipes hold all the flavourful combinations that ensure longevity. Savour it!

Upcoming events
  • Maria Callas: The myth lives on

    Maria Callas: The myth lives on

    In tribute to the absolute Diva of the Opera, Maria Callas, the B. & M. Theocharakis Foundation presents a unique exhibition with more than two hundred personal belongings of Maria Callas.

  • Greek National Opera official opening at the SNFCC

    Greek National Opera official opening at the SNFCC

    The Greek National Opera (GNO) launches its new era at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) in Athens with an ambitious work – Richard Strauss’ one-act opera Elektra [Electra] – as its first production premiering on the 15th of October 2017.

  • Cretan Wine Fair OiNotika in Athens

    Cretan Wine Fair OiNotika in Athens

    Visiting Athens this November? If yes, make sure you don’t miss the opportunity to try some delicious Cretan wines at the Cretan Wine Fair held at the Athens Great Bretagne Hotel on November 5th!

  • Angelis suis mandavit de te

    Angelis suis mandavit de te

    Τhe Byzantine and Christian Museum hosts the exhibition “Angelis suis mandavit de te” by the Italian artist Alfredo Romano. From September 12 to November, 2017

  • 35th Athens Marathon. The Authentic

    35th Athens Marathon. The Authentic

    The Athens Marathon, the Authentic Marathon, will be held on Sunday November 12, 2017 along the route from Marathonas to Athens, offering the opportunity to all runners participating to make their dream come true.

  • Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds in Athens

    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds in Athens

    Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds are coming to Greece, Athens to give a unique performance at Faliro Sports Pavilion Arena, on 16 Nov 2017.

  • A World of εmotions

    A World of εmotions

    The path-breaking exhibition “A World of εmotions: Ancient Greece, 700BC – 200AD” will take place from 18 July to 19 November 2017 at the Acropolis Museum.

  • A journey through the culture of Cycladic islands

    A journey through the culture of Cycladic islands

    Planning to travel to Athens by plane? Don’t miss out the opportunity to pass by the exhibition entitled “a journey through the culture of Cycladic islands”.

  • 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.

  • 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”.

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