Popular for ancient ruins, whitewashed villages, sunny beaches, mouth-watering delicacies and friendly warmth, Greece has been the most preferred destination in Europe. It comprises of hundreds of mountainous islands and all destinations offer a great experience. The stunning cultural delights, nightlife and landscapes surely offer a very good ambience for relaxation.
Given below are few attractions that should not be missed in Greece Travel packages;
1. Ancient Cape Sounion!
Dedicated to the Greek Sacred God of the Sea Poseidon this temple in Sounion stands firm at the Southern tip. Here, you will find remains of the temple on the headland; the sea surrounds in on all 3 sides.
2. Second largest city- Thessaloniki
This is the Capital of Northern Greece and holds a reputation for lively festivals, social events as well as buzzing nightlife. Both old and new attractions are found here, including markets, museums, art galleries, colourful walls, Byzantine walls, Turkish baths and White tower. The nightlife is unmatched and fun can be added with small tavernas, nightclubs and a lot of entertainment spots.
3. Enjoy the natural beauty at Zagori
It is surrounded by 2 famous national parks and the geology is mind-blowing. Located in Greece’s north-western region, Zagori is known for its dense forests. The picturesque scenario is worth appreciating. For enjoying this perfect holidaying experience, hiking can be done on the paths of the place, which connects to various villages.
4. Explore the adventurous destination of Halkidiki
It is located near Thessaloniki and is famous for beaches and water sports. It is a similar to a trident peninsula and is known for nightlife, beaches and Mount Athos. Basically, Mount Athos is open for male pilgrims only; the peninsulas can be easily accessed through boat.
5. Traditional Peloponnese
This is similar to a leaf and initially, the island had gained popularity for “Morea” which means mulberry leaf. Located in the Southern tip of Europe and Greece, Peloponnese is a vast peninsula and is connected to the mainland Greece via the Canal of Corinth and the Rio Antirrio Bridge. The rich and ancient culture of Greece is highlighted and it is known for Mycenaean palaces, Greek classical temples and Venetian fortresses.
6. Explore the archaeological site of Delphi
This is a very beautiful site after Acropolis. Delphi is a very famous archaeological site. Basically, it is dedicated to Gods Apollo and Athena and the location of the place is amidst Mount Parnassus’ awe-inspiring beauty. It holds a lot of religious and spiritual significance and because of this, a lot of people visit this place. They get a lot of information about politics and history of Greece. Some prominent structures of this place include Athenian treasury, the theatre, the hippodrome and the Apollo temple.
Opt for a good travel agency in Greece and check out some good Greece tour packages. Check the one that is quite affordable. Nowadays, there is a trend among couples too; they prefer booking Greece honeymoon packages to spend quality time with each other.
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