Greece welcomes travelers from all around the world throughout the year. A land of colour, diversity, culture and natural splendour, combined with authenticity, elegance and beauty is offering to the visitor challenging options. Thousands of lands, and islands in all shapes and sizes, wonderful landscapes, world heritage monuments, religious pilgrimages, vibrant traditional culture, intense social life, important cultural events and all kinds of sports activities along with its excellent infrastructure and services …
Travelling within the country is relaxed, safe and reasonably priced. The road network is extensive allowing one to visit many different corners of the country. Rail travel is particularly affordable and offers a comfortable journey. Flights both on the mainland as well as to islands are frequent. Ferries, the trademark of Greek summer, make regular trips. Even the smallest Greek island can be reached by ship. Piraeus is the main port of Athens, the biggest one in Greece and one of the most important ports of the Mediterranean, a major shipping, industrial and transportation center of the country.
Athens, widely referred to as the cradle of Western civilization and the birthplace of democracy is the capital of modern Greece. With a long rich history and modern vibrations, is a must destination that combines modern urban innovation with history, culture and natural beauty throughout the year.
One may travel independently by combining various means of transport or indulge in the safety of organized tours. Whatever the choice, one thing is certain: the traveller will be captivated by the beauty and diversity of Greece.