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Visit Thessaloniki

Founded in 315 BC, Thessaloniki is a Greek masterpiece. You’ll find Byzantine monuments, numerous religious structures, Roman and Ottoman historical locations, and a beautiful waterfront to enjoy.

Street photography is particularly popular in Thessaloniki. Be prepared to have your picture taken as you explore the city. In return, take your own camera along to create your own images and memories.

Numerous archeological sites have ongoing work occurring within the city. The two-terraced Roman forum is a unique site, which was discovered by accident in the 1960s. Within the forum complex are two baths, a small theater, and other amenities that were believed to be used until the 6th century. Various mosaics and artifacts have survived and can be seen in the many museums that Thessaloniki offers.

A famous museum in the city is the Museum of Byzantine Culture. It is one of the best celebrations of this era that can be found anywhere on the continent. The White Tower of Thessaloniki is a unique museum that provides a series of galleries that provide an excellent tour as well.

Several sports-related and educational museums are also open to the public.

Thessaloniki is also close to natural wonders, such as Seich Sou Forest National Park, where hiking and cycling paths are offered in abundance. You can also make your way to the well-maintained beaches or just find a quiet spot to have a nice coffee on a cool morning.

Thessaloniki offers glimpses of history that make the world feel more alive. Take a trip here and let your footsteps mingle with the generations before so that you can carve your own story out for the world to enjoy.

Tourist Information and Tourist Board

Contact information for national tourist board and local tourist information

Greece Tourism

Greece Tourism Authority 7, Tsoha street, Ampelokipoi Tel. +30 210 87 07 000 WEBSITE FACEBOOK TWITTER YOUTUBE

Touristinformation Thessaloniki

Thessaloníki Tourist Information Office Egnatia 154 54636 Thessaloníki Tel +30 231 027 9282 Website

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Thessaloniki Airport

Thessaloniki Airport Thessaloniki Airport "Makedonia" / Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Θεσσαλονίκης "Μακεδονία" Thessaloniki Greece Airport website IATA: SKG ICAO: LGTS ARRIVALS DEPARTURES Airport Information, Transfer, Hotel, City Guide, Tourist Information Thessaloniki...

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0,8926
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1,0783
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0,1340
SEK
0,0935
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0,1005

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Thessaloniki
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29.2 ° C
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Visit Greece

With whitewashed walls, blue accents, wide beaches, and emerald seas, Greece already has much to offer any visitors. When the resorts, historic sites, and ancient cultures are added into the mix, one has the perfect destination for almost any reason.

Greece is a land that is filled with natural beauty. The weather is reliably sunny, there is a thriving nightlife in almost every city and village, and plenty of water sports opportunities that include snorkeling, diving, and surfing.

Although it is easy to picture Greece as it appears on many tourism sites in the Cycladic mind’s eye, it is a land that rich in cultural and architectural diversity. Each region has its own beauty to offer, from the Neoclassical emphasis in cities like Nafplio or the Ottoman influences of Grevena.

In total, Greece has more than 6,000 islands that are scattered throughout the Ionian and Aegean Seas. Of that total, more than 225 of them are currently inhabited, though that number may be as few as 160. This is where you’ll find unspoiled island life, pristine beaches, and a quiet place to relax.

Many of the Greek beaches have been awarded blue flags under the Blue Flags of Europe Program, meaning that wind sports, water sports, and swimming are world-class.

Greece offers more than 4,000 years of civilization to explore. The waters are safes. The distance between the coast and the ports is minimal, making island access simple and affordable. If you feel lost, this nation invites you to find yourself again.