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Greece is a true paradise for cultural tourism, a large journey into history and art. Educational excursions, theatrical presentations, festivals, pilgrimages, visits to archaeological sites, monuments and museums, excursions to study the natural environment, folk art culture – these are just a few of the many things that Greece has to offer in the cultural tourism sector.

Whoever really wants to understand Greece, its history and its people, he will find an unrivalled cultural experience through traveling into the area and chronological period of Greek culture.

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ARGOLIDA
Athens & Epidaurus festival

Athens and Epidaurus Festival promises you magical summer nights, full of music, theatre and dance! Over the last 50 years, the Festival has hosted some of the leading lights of music - such as...
Festivals in ancient theatres

Here are the most famous summer festivals in ancient theatres all over Greece. Join the Festivals' loyal fans to a journey into the magic world of art and immerse into sacred centuries-old art...

ATTICA
Athens & Epidaurus festival

Athens and Epidaurus Festival promises you magical summer nights, full of music, theatre and dance! Over the last 50 years, the Festival has hosted some of the leading lights of music - such as...
Festivals in ancient theatres

Here are the most famous summer festivals in ancient theatres all over Greece. Join the Festivals' loyal fans to a journey into the magic world of art and immerse into sacred centuries-old art...

CYCLADES
Routes in Marpissa

On the 20th, 21st and 22nd of August, at Marpissa, Paros Island, local residents and visitors take part in an original experiential festival. The traditional core of the village has been charted...

DRAMA
Drama International Short Films Festival

The Short Films Festival first opened its doors in 1978, but for Greek films only. Experienced enough, it turned international in 1995. Making a dash from toddling to steady walking, it earned fame...
Greek and International Short Film Festival in Drama

The Greek and International Short Film Festival in Drama is the most known and most advertised cultural event that takes place every year in the middle of September in...

EVROS
Panhellenic festival of Greek traditional Dances

Setting the boundaries on messages and meanings we receive from dances and songs of our folk culture we chose to present the dance and music action of some traditional communities in Greece, focusing...

MESSINIA
Kalamata International Dance Festival

Enjoy the International Dance Festival in one of the most gifted cities in Greece, Kalamata! The Kalamata International Dance Festival is the crown event of the year for the city's International...

THESSALONIKI
Thessaloniki International Film Festival

In November, Thessaloniki – the arts city – becomes the centre of international filmmaking. Great Greek and foreign artists arrive in large numbers to compete on their art, adding to the everlasting...

XANTHI
Xanthi’s Old Town Festival

Since 1991, Xanthi’s Old Town Festival takes place at the beginning of autumn. Each year, it offers us unforgettable moments of recreation and fun! Concerts of famous and local artists, theatrical...

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Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2014

The Athens & Epidaurus Festival returns this summer to highlight artistic creation taking the form of a major cultural celebration through unique theatre, music, dance performances as well as...
European Music Day

European Music Day is the country’s biggest open air, entrance-free musical gathering! A true celebration dedicated to Music, Musicians, our cities and their people. A celebration that brings people...
International Festivals in Greece

Well-reputed interational festivals are held in Greece every year, inviting you to take part as entrants, or initiating you as spectators into a world of music, theatre, cinema and dance. We have...
International short film festival in Drama

The “Spring” of Greek cinema this autumn in Drama! From the 20th until the 25th of September, Drama, a city with a rich historical background, welcomes again this year the film fans, inviting them...
Summer festivals

Greece is brimming with festivals every summer. These fascinating celebrations, some of which date WAY back in time, never fail to fire up the imaginations of art-loving audiences…Distinguished...

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