The country’s rich history, culture and coastline have made it one of the world’s favourite tourist destinations
Welcome to Greece, a country of beautiful contradictions. Walk through the country’s groves and archaeological sites, visit groups of islands, get to know the beaches, gorges and mountains, and enjoy nature’s breathtaking scenery. The country’s rich history, culture and coastline have made it one of the world’s favourite tourist destinations.
The country’s unique light, the endless blue color of Greece and the islands have made Greece synonymous with summer holidays. The country has almost 16,000km of coastline – offering countless small beaches and charming bays. Half of its coastline is on the mainland, while the rest can be found on the thousands of Greek islands.
And yet, Greece is more than a summer destination. You can enjoy holidays during all seasons in Greece: spring, autumn and winter promise experiences that will remain indelibly etched in your memory.
Greece is literally a vast archaeological site, with more than 100 outstanding archaeological sites that attract hundreds of thousands of visitors each year from all over the world. As the country was already inhabited from prehistoric times, traces of human civilisation can be found everywhere, in all corners of the land. Theatres, public assembly buildings, great temples and public markets portray a history exceeding 5,000 years.
In winter, Greece is ideal for winter sports. Ski resorts with ultra- modern facilities can satisfy even the most demanding skiers, offering an unforgettable experience down spectacular ski runs, where the beauty of the alpine landscape is guaranteed to take your breath away.
Enjoy a ski run in some of the best known ski resorts of the country and feast your eyes on the beauty of snow-clad mountaintops as you experience an overwhelming feeling of freedom