Attractions in Thessaloniki

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Paralia

White Tower

The White Tower, a monumental symbol of Thessaloniki, is by far the city's most visited sight. Standing proud on the waterfront, you will admire its stone...

Nea Paralia

Nea Paralia

Take the most relaxing romantic stroll in Thessaloniki along Nea Paralia (New Waterfront Promenade). Start your walk from the legendary Makedonia Palace...

Aristotelous

Aristotelous Square

It is one of the most central, if not the most central, square in Thessaloniki. You will definitely pass through here, since it is admired and meets all the...

Nea Paralia

Umbrellas

The "Umbrellas" is an impressive work of art by the famous sculptor Giorgios Zoggolopoulos and is one of the attractions in Thessaloniki that catches the...

Centre

Saint George's Rotunda

Undoubtedly one of Thessaloniki's most important early Christian and Byzantine monuments, Saint George's Rotunda has been classified as a UNESCO World...

Ano Poli

Ano Poli

Enjoy one of the most traditional walks in Thessaloniki, and fit a walk around the original Ano Poli into your program.

Byzantine Churches

Thessaloniki is home to some of the most important monuments of the Byzantine era, including many temples which have a great impact on visitors. One of the...

Panepistimio

Teloglion Foundation of Art

Art lovers have every reason to visit the Teloglion Foundation of Art, close to the north entrance of Aristotle University campus. Most of its exhibits come...

NEC

OTE Tower

The OTE Tower (telecommunications tower), located in the grounds of the Thessaloniki International Fair, was built in 1970 by the architect, Alexandros...

Panorama

Panorama

Panorama is one of the most privileged areas of Thessaloniki due to its location and its natural beauty. Located northeast of the city center at the foot of...

Thessaloniki

Kaftanzoglio Stadium

Built in 1960 with a donation from the Lysimachos Kaftanzoglou Foundation, and a diplomat and lawyer from an aristocratic family in Thessaloniki. Located...

Thessaloniki

Greek Pharmaceutical Museum

The unique Pharmaceutical Museum of Greece is located in the Finikas district of Thessaloniki, toward the airport.

Nea Paralia

Statue of Alexander the Great

The imposing bronze statue of Alexander the Great riding his faithful companion of 20 years, Bucephalus, dominates Thessaloniki's Nea Paralia, a few meters...

Ano Poli

Ataturk Museum

The birthplace and childhood home of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, on 75, Apostolou Pavlou Street in Thessaloniki has been converted into a museum open to the public.

Egnatia

Arch of Galerius (Kamara)

One of Thessaloniki's most significant monuments located on the upper side of Egnatia Street, The Arch of Galerius or Kamara, was built during the Roman...

Tsimiski

Tsimiski Street

The cosmopolitan and busy Tsimiski Street, where the city shows its most European side, is the place to be and be seen.

NEC

Museum of Byzantine Culture

Visit one of the most modern museums in Greece on 2, Stratou Avenue, opposite Pedion tou Areos, and get a deep insight into culture and art. Through its...

Centre

Yahundi Hammam (Baths of the Jews)

Known as Bazaar Hammam, the Market Baths are located in the very center of Thessaloniki in the Louloudadika district, between Komninon Street, Fragini Street...

Centre

Bit Bazaar

Between El. Venizelou Street and Olympou Street, Bit Bazaar Square and the surrounding streets (namely Tositsa and Karbola) arouse nostalgia with their...

Centre

Museum of Macedonian Struggle

The Museum of Macedonian Struggle is located in the most central spot in Thessaloniki, next to the Grigoriou Palama cathedral on Proxenou Koromila Street.

Kalamaria

Nea Krini & Aretsou

The coastal region between Nea Krini and Aretsou in Kalamaria is considered to be the most cosmopolitan district of Thessaloniki and is ideal for an...

Centre

Thessaloniki Olympic Museum

The Thessaloniki Sports Museum was founded in 1998 and 10 years later, in January 2008, the International Olympic Committee recognized it as the first...

Thessaloniki Museum of Photography

The Thessaloniki Museum of Photography is an institution supervised by the Ministry of Culture and Sports

Thessaloniki

Countryside District

The Countryside or Tower District is located along central Vasilisis Olgas Avenue. Here, you can enjoy a walk in the city’s glorious aristocratic past.

Seikh Sou

Seikh Sou Forest (Cedar Hill)

Thessaloniki's suburban forest, known as Sheikh Sou (or Cedar Hill), extends along the hills that surround the northern part of the city from the south and...

Centre

Agia Sophia Church

One of Thessaloniki's most important monuments and a jewel of the Byzantine era, the Church of Agia Sophia is dedicated to the wisdom of God. It was built in...

Stavroupoli

Moni Lazariston (Lazarists Monastery)

Moni Lazariston (Lazarists Monastery) was built in 1886 by the monks of the Order of St. Vincent de Paul (Lazarists) in Stavroupoli and is among the most...