Holidays in Thessaloniki

    Thessaloniki is the second largest town of Greece. Due to its central location, it serves as a commercial, business and transportation hub for all northern Greece. A town with long history and rich culture, Thessaloniki Greece is an ideal city break and intermediate destination before heading to the beach resorts of Halkidiki, Kavala and Pieria in northern Greece. The most popular spot of the town is the Beach Promenade, where locals and visitors enjoy a long and relaxing walk any time of the day. Aristotle Square also gets busy, as this is the centre of Thessaloniki. Actually most sights and central quarters of the city are within a walking distance from this square.

    Share it!  
    The Community

    Thessaloniki as seen by our members

    Travel guide to Thessaloniki, Greece

    Thessaloniki is the second largest city of Greece and due to its busy airport, it serves as a transportation hub for the northern part of the country. Due to its rick history, there are many interesting sights to see in the town, mostly dating from the Roman and the Byzantine times. The geographical location also makes Thessaloniki a convenient base for excursions in northern and central Greece. Holidays in Thessaloniki is actually ideal if you enjoy history, shopping and nightlife. Many direct flights arrive there from abroad as well as buses and trains from the Balkan countries.

    General information

    Have a look in our travel guide about Thessaloniki Greece and see the most interesting neighbourhoods and sights to visit in the city. Also see our photos, 360 pictures and detailed maps to get a better understanding of the location.

    Let us organize your holidays

    Browse our travel services and organize better your Thessaloniki holidays: see the hotels we suggest, tours that include Thessaloniki, make your car rental to explore the region or arrange your transfer.
    Greeka Ltd. is a company licensed by the GNTO (Greek National Tourism Organization), with the Licence Number: 0207E60000472200. Do not hesitate to contact us for an offer!

    By +500 customers

    • Hotels
      Book your hotel in Thessaloniki. Various types proposed.
    • Car rental
      Car rentals
      Rent a car with us at the best rates and get around at your own pace.
    • Ferries
      Ferry tickets
      Check ferry schedules and book your ferry tickets online.
    • Tours
      Tours (1)
      Discover our fantastic tours and add some extra fun in your holidays
    • Transfers
      Organize easily, quickly and safely your transfers to your hotel.
    • Customized Holidays
      Custom Holiday Packages
      Send us your traveling details and we will reply with an personalized offer.
    • Travel There
      Travel there
      Find out useful information on how to organize your travel to Thessaloniki.


    Hotels in Thessaloniki

    Hotels in Thessaloniki are concentrated at the city center so that they are in close distance to shops and sights. In particular, the regions around Aristotle Square, Egnatia, Ladadika and the Beach Promenade are the liveliest parts of the city and boast a wide variety of accommodations, from luxurious five-star hotels and suites, to budget hotels and hostels with simple facilities. These quarters are the most convenient place to stay during your Thessaloniki holidays.

    arrow Hotels

    Things to see and do

    Thessaloniki Ano Poli

    Thessaloniki is the second largest of all Greek cities. It is located in the region of Macedonia. The rich culture and long history of Thessaloniki Greece is evident through the various sites of the town. The most famous monument of Thessaloniki Greece is certainly the White Tower, the symbol of the town, located above the port. Equally famous is the Kamara, the arch that Roman general Galerius constructed to celebrate a war victory in the 3rd century AD. In the centre, you can also visit the Roman Agora, an ancient theatre and the Palace of Galerius, which stand there as remainings of the Roman Era.

    The Byzantine Period has left beautiful churches all over the town, which in fact have been included in the Unesco List of World Heritage Monuments. Walking along the beach promenade is the first and most favorite thing to do in the city. In the inner side of the promenade, there are lovely neighbourhoods to stroll around. Aristotle Square is the most frequent spot to have a coffee, Ladadika is the top nightlife quarter of the city with many restaurants and bars, while the Old Town is picturesque with its narrow, paved streets and the stone houses. Holidays in Thessaloniki is perfect for sightseeing at interesting monuments and museums.

    Highlights in Thessaloniki

    Discover in a glance the best things to see and do in Thessaloniki

    Similar Destinations

    People looking for Thessaloniki also searched for:

    • Halkidiki
    • Thassos
    • Meteora
    • Pelion
    The Community
    Our Services
    Car rentalFerriesHotelsToursIsland hopping packagesCustomized holiday

    Other social networks


    Be the first to get news and special offers!

    Latest members' photos
    Port of Thessaloniki
    Nea Iraklia, Thessaloniki
    Salonic Aristotel
    after hours