5 Top Holiday Destinations in Greece

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Top holiday destinations in Greece will give you the great experience during your holiday. Greece is famously known with the ancient ruins, friendly villages and beaches with sun-kiss on your skin, mouth-watery dishes, and also the warm atmosphere. Greece will be recommended by many tourists that visit Europe. Well, basically this place consists of a lot of mountains so the destinations are standing on the mountainous lands. Other than that, this place will also promise the stunning landscapes from hundreds islands along with cultural delights and the nightlife you will only see here.

So, this is my list about the best destinations you have to visit for your holiday trip.

Cape Sounion

Cape Sounion Greece
Cape Sounion Greece

Since Greece is famously known for the ancient ruins, this area that is located on the southern tip of the Attica peninsula will bring you the site of Poseidon’s temple. Poseidon is known as the god of the sea so this place is surrounded by the beautiful sea. Well, this place is very popular to be visited in the daylight. Aegean Sea will give you the best sunset that can be seen over the ancient ruins.

Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki Greece Points of Interest
Thessaloniki Greece Points of Interest

Macedonian region has Thessaloniki as its capital city. The city is located on the Northern Greece. There are a lot of lively festivals, sophisticated social events, and favorable nightlife around the city. This place is pretty cultural and full of history about Greece itself. You can visit the White Tower, Byzantine Walls, Turkish Baths, and also the food markets. Art galleries and museums are also the other attractions you have to visit in this place. Anything you want is available in Thessaloniki.

Halkidiki

Halkidiki Greece Beaches
Halkidiki Greece Beaches

Halkidiki is the peninsula that looks like the trident near the Thessaloniki. It has more than just perfect beaches. The separated peninsula has interesting stuff such as: the Kassandra offers great night life, Athos has a lot of monks, and Sithonia gives you the beaches. Since Kassandra is located near Thessaloniki, this place is more sophisticated than the others while Sithonia offers the campgrounds with clear water and hidden coves. Athos Island can only be visited by male only since it is kind of the monastic community in Greece.

Delphi

Delphi Greece
Delphi Greece

When we are talking about the most popular archaeological sites then Delphi will be one of them or I will say this is the most popular. You can reach this place for less than three hours from Athens. This place can be seen along the Mount Parnassus and Delphi is considered as the center of the earth after all.

Meteora

Meteora Greece Monastery
Meteora Greece Monastery, Source : http://meteora.com/meteora-monasteries/

Meteora in Greek means “suspended in the air” in English. There are some cliffs with more than 1,200-feet tall that stand up in the air and there are two villages called Kastraki and Kalambaka on those cliffs. The history of the cliffs is so inspiring and the sceneries are more inspiring too. It was built by monks back on the 14th and 16th century that looked for the religious persecution and freedom. And you have to visit these top holiday destinations in Greece.

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