TravelEurope TravelTravel to Greece

Travel to Greece

Travel to Greece - athens trip


Describe Greece


Best Places to Visit in Greece

Known as the cradle of Western civilization, Greece is a country with thousands of islands. The capital, Athens, is an archaeological treasure trove, holding the 5th century B.C. Acropolis citadel and the Parthenon temple. The country is also known for its beaches, with the black beaches of Santorini and the party resorts of Mykonos attracting thousands of visitors every year.

The island of Santorini

travel to santorini - traveldescribe

Often referred to as the “island of the Gods,” Santorini is perhaps the most famous Greek island. Images of this picturesque place are used widely in advertising, and it is easy to see why. Its volcanic rocks and Cycladic architectural monuments are stunning, and you can reach it via a cable car or ferry. The charming town of Akrotiri is also worth a visit, as it has an archaeological reserve and a Catholic Dominican monastery.

Hotels in Santorini – Book your hotel now!

The best way to experience Santorini is to travel to Chora, the island’s traditional village and main nightlife district. From here, you can also explore the many beaches and explore the archaeology museum, including the tomb of Homer. The ruins of the old Byzantine castle provide an interesting backdrop for cultural events. 

The island of Santorini is not just a place for romantic couples. It offers lavish accommodations with infinity pools and 5-star service. A visit to Santorini will allow you to enjoy spa treatments, wine tasting, and vineyard tours, as well as a romantic dinner by the sea. The sunset on Santorini is unmatched by any other place in the world. The colors of the light, the quaint villages, and the history of the Greek islands are enough to captivate any vacationer.

The island of Mykonos is the most glamorous destination in Greece

Its town is home to chic boutique hotels, gourmet seafood restaurants, and live music venues. You can also visit the famous white-washed church, the Paraportiani, which was built in the 18th century. The island’s south coast is also lined with sandy beaches and is popular with international celebrities. The island is connected to the city by ferry or catamaran from Athens and Piraeus.

Hotels in Mykonos – Book your hotel now!

The island of Rhodes

The island of Rhodes has many archaeological sites, including a medieval citadel and Roman ruins. Mycenae is one of the most famous and beautiful islands in Greece. Its capital, Mykonos, has Italianate mansions, and a bustling town. There are also several other UNESCO World Heritage sites to visit. Athens is an amazing destination for those looking to explore Greek history.

Hotels in Rhodes – Book your hotel now!

The island of Crete

The island of Crete is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is home to many of Greece’s most beautiful beaches. It is also home to the world’s largest Greek city, Thessaloniki. This vibrant city is a hub of culture and creativity and is an excellent base for touring the northern and central regions of the country. In addition to the beaches, there are numerous museums, including the ancient Acropolis and the Panagia Evangelistria monastery.

Hotels in Crete – Book your hotel now!

A great place to visit in Greece is the capital city, Athens


Once the center of a powerful empire, Athens was home to many notable cities. The historic center of the city is the Acropolis, which is the most well-known and beautiful of all the Greek islands. There are numerous attractions, including the Acropolis, the National Library, and the Acropolis. The Acropolis is the largest of the five major cities in the country and is a popular tourist destination.

Hotels in Athens – Book your hotel now!

The city of Athens is one of the best places to visit in Greece. The historic center of the city has many museums and is an ideal spot for a cultural excursion. A walk through the Old Town will give you an idea of how ancient Greeks lived and worked. In the city center, you will see the picturesque town square and the most beautiful cottages in the country. The Acropolis are two other must-see places in Greece.

Thessaloniki is the second-largest city in Greece

This vibrant city is home to a number of interesting sites, including the Temple of Olympian Zeus, which is over 2,000 years old. The town is also a great place to visit if you’re visiting the island of Athens. If you are planning a trip to Athens, you can fly to Thessaloniki and then take a train from there to Athens.

Hotels in Thessaloniki – Book your hotel now!

A day trip in Greece can include the towns of Athens and Corinth. In Athens, you can visit the archaeological sites of the ancient city of Athens, as well as the famous Acropolis. The cities of Athens are also worth a visit. For an authentic Greek experience, you can try the cuisine in Athens. In addition to the traditional cuisine, you can try the local aphrodisiacs and sample the local delicacies.

The Acropolis is a magnificent archaeological site with several temples dedicated to the gods. The new Acropolis Museum is located at the Acropolis. Smaller islands in the area are also worth exploring. Skiathos, for instance, has more than sixty sand beaches. It has plenty of hotels, restaurants, and souvenir shops. In addition, the town of Skopelos is an island with beautiful beaches. You can also visit the ancient Oracle of Delphi on a day trip from Athens.

HOTELS in Greece Best Hotels in Greece for Families, Couples, and Honeymoon

In addition to the many beaches and crystal-clear waters, Greece offers numerous activities for visitors. There are endless options and different types of accommodation, from affordable family, digs to luxurious hideaways with private beaches and yachts. Some of these accommodations even offer free bicycles and billiards. While most of the hotels are luxurious, most of them are affordable and have all the amenities you need. Good accommodation in Greece is essential for a holiday to enjoy your stay.

Best Greek Islands to Visit

Best Tips For Traveling to Greece

Map of Greece

Last Minute Deals to Greece

Exclusive Flight & Hotel offers.

clear sky
81 ° F
82.1 °
80.3 °
42 %
5 %
84 °
85 °
86 °
83 °
84 °

Subscribe to Newsletter

Subscribe and get exclusive offers!

I've read and accept the Privacy Policy.

Thank You for Subscription!

Flight Finder

Best Places to Visit in Greece

Travel to Athens

WORLD TRAVELER In Athens, the public transportation system...

Travel to Thessaloniki

WORLD TRAVELER If you are looking for a...

Travel to Mykonos

WORLD TRAVELER If you want to experience the...

Travel to Santorini

WORLD TRAVELER If you're considering a vacation to...

Travel to Crete Island

WORLD TRAVELER If you're planning a vacation to...

More Countries to Travel

Travel to the United Kingdom

WORLD TRAVELER One of the biggest misconceptions about...

Travel to France

WORLD TRAVELER In early June, France made its...

Travel to Portugal

WORLD TRAVELER Changing the country's status on the...

Travel to the Netherlands

WORLD TRAVELER The most popular attraction for a...

Travel to Spain

WORLD TRAVELER If you're thinking about going on...

Privacy Policy on Cookies Usage: When you visit this site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Cookies collect information about your preferences and your device and are used to make the site work as you expect it to, to understand how you interact with the site, and to show advertisements that are targeted to your interests. You can find out more and change our default settings with Cookies Settings.