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UNESCO Heritage Sites in Greece

  1. The Athens Acropolis and the Parthenon.
  2. The Archaeological site of Aigai (or Vergina), where the tombs of the Macedonian King Philippe (Father of Alexander the Great) have been discovered.
  3. The Archaeological site of Delphi.
  4. The Byzantine settlement of Mystras in Peloponnese.
  5. The Archaeological site of Ancient Olympia, where the Olympic games first started.
  6. The Archaeological sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, in Peloponnese.
  7. The open air museum of Delos island next to the Cosmopolitan island of Mykonos.
  8. Chora of Patmos island, where the Monastery of St. John the Theologian, wrote one of his Bibles and the Book of Revelation.
  9. The Medieval town of Rhodes island and the Palace of the Spirit of the Knights.
  10. The Byzantine Monasteries of Daphni in Athens. The Byzantine Monastery of Hosios Loukas in Delphi. Nea Moni of Chios island.
  11. The old town of Corfu island.
  12. The Paleochristian and Byzantine monuments of Thessaloniki. The city walls, Rotonda of Saint George, The Byzantine Church of Acheiropoietos, Letomou Monastery, The Byzantine Churches of Saint Demetrious, Saint Sophia, Panagia Chalkeon, Saint Catherine, Sanint Panteleimon, Holy Apostles, Saint Nicolaos Orphanos, Prophet Elijah, The Savior, The Monastery of Vlatades and the Byzantine Baths.
  13. Pythagorion and Heraion sanctuaries of Samos.
  14. The sanctuary of Asclepius at Epidaurus, next to the port town of Nafplion.
  15. The Ancient Greek Temple of Apollo Epicurus at the village of Bassae in Peloponnese.
  16. The Byzantine Monasteries of Meteora, in Kalambaka Thessaly.
  17. The Byzantine Monasteries on the Mount Athos Peninsula.

 

ATHENS ACROPOLIS PATMOS TOWN ANCIENT OLYMPIA GREECE
ROUSSANOU MONASTERY METEORA AGIOS PANTELEIMON MONASTERY IN MOUNT ATHOS THEATER OF EPIDAURUS

 

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At the following web link you will find our trip ideas that will help you visit some of the specific Unesco Heritage Sites