Greece - Northern Greece (PDF Chapter)


This is the Northern Greece chapter from Lonely Planet’s Greece guidebook.

In Northern Greece you’ll find serene lakes, beaches to rival the islands, ruins to fire the imagination and mountains ripe for hiking and winter sports. Within this rich tapestry is Greece’s second city, Thessaloniki, teeming with inventive nightlife and festivals.

  • roam the old quarter by the Kastro in Ioannina before taking a ferry to the tranquil Island
  • maps
  • sling a hammock or hit mountain-biking trails on the popular Halkidiki Peninsula
  • transport
  • hike the Vikos Gorge
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Macedonia, Thessaloniki & Around, Halkidiki, Litohoro & Around, Plaka, Veria, Edessa, Florina, Kastoria, Kavala, Thrace, Xanthi & Around, Komotini, Alexandroupoli & Around, Evros Delta, Orestiada & Around, Epiros, Ioannina & Around, Zagorohoria, Konitsa, Preveza, Nikopoli, Arta, Parga and Nekromanteio of Afyra.

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