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Thessaloniki City Centre

Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, Greece

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Venture to popular sights like Church of Hagia Sophia and Aristotelous Square as you discover Thessaloniki City Centre.

Things to do near Thessaloniki City Centre

This distinctly shaped tower has evolved alongside Thessaloniki over the centuries and now houses a museum dedicated to the city’s history. 

Visit Thessaloniki’s main square, a busy gathering place for locals and the site of major events throughout the year.

See one of Thessaloniki’s most famous monuments, a symbol of the city and an intriguing example of 4th-century Roman architecture. 

See the city’s largest Byzantine church to discover a centuries-old religious site and the striking artwork found in its interior.  

The rather plain exterior of this building belies its importance as one of the best-preserved ancient monuments in the city of Thessaloniki. 

Explore the great outdoors at Alexander the Great Garden, a lovely green space in Thessaloniki. While you're in the area, stroll along the seaside.

Home to one of the country’s finest collections of Byzantine art, this museum presents an overview of a significant period in Thessaloniki’s history.

Pay homage to Thessaloniki’s patron saint, the Roman martyr Dimitrios, whose relics are held in this ancient church, which is considered one of the most important in the city.

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Discover the monasteries at Meteora, a truly spectacular collection of buildings built atop and carved into massive stone monoliths. They are a wonder to behold and worthy of a day away from Thessaloniki.

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Admire the splendor of Mount Athos, an ancient monastic center, as you survey its peaks and monasteries from the Aegean Sea. During a cruise along the spectacular Athos Peninsula, visit the charming village of Ouranoupoli and experience traditional Greek entertainment on board.

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Unearth incredible history and ancient architecture in Thessaloniki, a crossroads for civilizations and cultures since the days of ancient Greece. As you explore sites like the White Tower, Ano Poli, and Hagios Demetrios, an expert guide gives you a profound introduction to the city's storied past.

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Venture to a UNESCO-listed wonder of the Grecian countryside on this day trip to the Meteora, a monastic community perched atop dramatic rock pillars. Ascend the monolithic formations to uncover 14th-century art at 2 well-preserved monasteries, and then marvel at the lush Vale of Tempe.

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Travel back in time to the days of ancient Greece and Rome at the base of Mount Olympus, the mythical home of the gods. Survey an array of archaeological treasures as you explore the excavated city of Dion, and then discover the serene beauty of the town of Litochoro and Enipea Valley.

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Relive the splendor of the ancient kingdom of Macedonia as you uncover the archaeological remains of its 2 magnificent capitals, Pella and Vergina. Amidst ruins and artifacts that tell stories of the past, get glimpses of daily life and piece together the legacy of a prolific civilization.

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