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Acropolis
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...

covid-19
Covid-19
Dealing with the pandemic

Due to the Coronavirus spread worldwide, Greece keeps taking measures in order to contain Covid 19 infections with a view to restoring normality in everyday life. Read more…

Saliara Thasos
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...

Santorini
Travel Time
Frequently Asked Questions

Now that you've had time to dream of the places you desire to visit in Greece, we've gathered all the answers to questions you might have; to make your trip a memorable one. Take a look...

Spoon Sweets
Home-made Spoon Sweet
Authentically Greek!

These heavenly sweet treats go back in time. For the older it’s a kind reminder of fond memories; for the young it’s a great way to get in touch with Greek tradition. Come along and get acquainted with the genuine Greek sweet. Let’s go…

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
  • Erotic Postcards from Greece

    Erotic Postcards from Greece

    “Erotic Postcards from Greece” – an episodic musical farce on the myth that is Greek summer – was stopped five days before its premiere in March due to the lockdown. The work is finally to be presented on the Onassis STEGI Upper Stage on 22 October 2020.

  • Costas Tsoclis

    Costas Tsoclis

    The B. & M. Theocharakis Foundation inaugurates its new visual arts period with the retrospective exhibition of the renowned creator Costas Tsoclis, in view of the artist’s 90th birthday.

  • Madama Butterfly

    Madama Butterfly

    Giacomo Puccini’s Madama Butterfly is a milestone work for the Greek National Opera, as it is the first opera ever staged by it as a newly-founded organization, on 25 October 1940, three days prior to the declaration of the Greco-Italian war.

  • Athens Photo Festival 2020

    Athens Photo Festival 2020

    Athens Photo Festival, furthers its long-standing commitment to encouraging diversity, inclusion, creativity and critical thinking, with the aim to challenge the boundaries and experience of a traditional festival of photography and visual culture.

  • Preparing for the Beach

    Preparing for the Beach

    The exhibition reflects on time, age and vanity; intertwining fading memories of family and youth with accounts from their everyday life in Athens, Greece.

  • 3rd Kalamata Dance Cup

    3rd Kalamata Dance Cup

    A unique dance extravaganza in the beautiful coastal city of Kalamata, which inspires dancers of all ages and impresses the spectators.

  • 7th Nafplio Marathon

    7th Nafplio Marathon

    The Nafplio Marathon, one of the most popular and largest sport events in Greece, will be held for the seventh consecutive year on Sunday November 29, 2020.

  • UBUNTU

    UBUNTU

    66 works by 34 artists from the Harry David Art Collection, are presented in five rooms within the EMST Temporary Exhibitions Space (Ground Floor), from 22 September 2020 to 18 March 2021.

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