THEMED ROUTES

The thematic routes will reveal cultures and traditions left behind by ancient Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Ottomans, Jews but also holy figures of Christianity, Thessaloniki’s past and present, by unrolling a fascinating story of 2300 years!

Urban Vineyard of Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki is the first city in Greece with an urban vineyard! It is located at Agiou Dimitriou Street, opposite to Kaftatzoglio Stadium, stretching at an area of

Thessaloniki International Wine & Spirits Competition

During the competition, held in the premises of International Trade Fair – HELEXPO, well-known enologists, sommeliers and journalists from Greece and worldwide, taste and

Vorina – Annual Wine-tasting Festival

Vorina festival is a popular wine & spirits-tasting annual festival of Northern Greece vineyards, held every September in Thessaloniki. It provides the opportun

Wine Roads of Northern Greece

Discover the rich viticultural areas of Northern land, stop at celebrated wineries, taste exceptional wines on the spot, visit beautiful natural landscapes, archaeologic

Monuments/Sculptures

Monumental Column “Book-Temple” It has the shape of an open book, whose pages form the images of Saints Cyril and Methodius. The gate at the bottom symbolizes the gate o

Temples of Cyril and Methodius in Thessaloniki

Temple of Cyril and Methodius Address: 2, Str. Kallidopoulou Street, Thessaloniki   Temple of Cyril and Methodius in Nea Politeia, Evosmos Address: Junction of O

Missionary work Christianization of the Slavs

After staying for approximately three years in Great Morabia, the two brothers selected a number of students to be ordained and begun constructing some sort of church cen

Early Life of Cyril and Methodius

Cyril and Methodius were born in Thessaloniki and were sons of a prominent Christian family with seven children. Their father, Leo was a droungarios of the Byzantine them

Apostle Paul’s Epistles ‘to the Thessalonians’

The value of two Letters of Apostle Paul 'Thessalonians' for the study of the Christian faith is huge, as they constitute the most ancient texts of the entire New Testame

Church of Aghios Pavlos (Church of St. Paul)

Majestic Church dedicated to Apostle Paul was built in the district of Aghios Pavlos in Thessaloniki, just above the Apostle Paul's Holy Water.