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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...

Easing Measures

Due to the Coronavirus spread worldwide, Greece has taken measures which are now lifted in stages, in order to return to normality. Welcome back dear friends. 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...

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
  • 6th International Festival of Andros

    6th International Festival of Andros

    The International Festival of Andros takes place in Andros Island, from 30tht July to 9th August 2020.

  • Athens Festival 2020

    Athens Festival 2020

    Punctual to its appointment with the public even under these unprecedented circumstances, the Athens & Epidaurus Festival presents a condensed version of its programme at the Odeon of Herodus Atticus.

  • 9th International Festival of the Municipality of Andravida Kyllini

    9th International Festival of the Municipality of Andravida Kyllini

    The International Festival of the Municipality of Andravida - Kyllini begins its summer journey in culture from the dreamy Frankish castle of Chlemoutsi and guides us to the beautiful areas of the Municipality.

  • Festival of Epidaurus 2020

    Festival of Epidaurus 2020

    The Festival of Epidaurus 2020, which mainly presents theatrical performances built upon the ancient Greek tragedy and comedy plays, will be held from the 24th of July to the 15th of August 2020.

  • 18th Preveza Jazz Festival

    18th Preveza Jazz Festival

    Founded in 2003, Preveza Jazz Festival promotes Greek and foreign emerging and established Jazz bands in open-air public spaces in the city. Preveza (15th-16 August 2020).

  • 26th Kalamata Dance Festival

    26th Kalamata Dance Festival

    With 21 Greek and foreign productions, adapted to the current situation and therefore held only in open spaces, the Kalamata Dance Festival will take place this year on 21-30 August.

  • Ancient sounds Today’s melodies

    Ancient sounds Today’s melodies

    In Chrysea Formix ensemble’s performance Ancient sounds - Today’s music, ancient lyre will be revived through the magical sounds of its chords.

  •  Dance solos

    Dance solos

    A series of dance solos which will be presented in interior spaces of Archaeological Museums, with the participation of GNO Ballet dancers and celebrated Giorgos Kotsifakis.

  • My mother's sin

    My mother's sin

    Georgios Vizyenos’ short story My Mother’s Sin (1883) is presented in English in order to bring this masterpiece of modern Greek literature to a wider audience.

  • 10th Athens Open Air Film Festival

    10th Athens Open Air Film Festival

    Athens turns into a vast, open-air cinema! Summer blockbusters, all-time classics, local gems and special events in the biggest open-air festival in the city!

  • Aeschylia 2020

    Aeschylia 2020

    Aeschylia Festival is considered one of the most important years of the modern history of Elefsina.

  • Naxos Festival 2020

    Naxos Festival 2020

    Artists had been summoned to this year’s 20th anniversary edition of the Naxos Festival to create new works in an atmosphere of familiarity, friendship and festiveness.

  • Constitution of the Athenians

    Constitution of the Athenians

    Constitution of the Athenians is presented for the first time in theatrical form at major archaeological sites and museums, the most ideal theatrical setting for their performance.

  • Animasyros13 International Animation Festival

    Animasyros13 International Animation Festival

    Animasyros International Animation Festival will be held for the 13th consecutive year, presenting a rich artistic programming as well as international collaborations, from 23 to 27 September 2020, on the island of Syros.

  • Greece’s first underwater museum on Alonnisos

    Greece’s first underwater museum on Alonnisos

    Take your next trip to the island where the lush green of the mountain meets the blue seawaters and explore its remarkable underwater world.

  • The Persians

    The Persians

    Τhe Persians by Aeschylus, directed by Dimitris Lignadis, is on summer tour!

  • 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.

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