Greece, officially known as the Hellenic Republic, is a country in Europe. It is actually located on a sort of a crossroads between Asia, Europe and Africa. It is one of the most loved and most popular tourist destinations in the world, and tourists making a visit to Europe make sure to plan it on their itinerary. It is a favorite among mythology lovers and history buffs.
The main attractions of this historically important city includes the Parthenon, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Acropolis of Athens, Knossos, Samariá Gorge, National Archaeological Museum, Monastiraki, Theatre of Dionysus, Elafonisi, Achilleion, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, White Tower of Thessaloniki, Areopagus, Byzantine and Christian Museum, Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art and Philopappos Monument.Greece Airports:
There are several airports in Greece, of which the busiest one is Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos", which operates with ATH as its IATA code and LGAV as its ICAO code. It is located nearly 20 kms away from the city center of Athens, and is the 28th busiest airport of Europe. The airport opened its doors in the year 1996, and was named in order to honor Elefthérios Venizélos, the Prime Minister of Greece.
Another international airport is the Kefallinia International Airport, which operates with EFL as its IATA code and LGKF as its ICAO code. It handles mostly charter and seasonal Flights to Greece, from select locations across the world. The Thessaloniki International Airport "Macedonia" is another international airport of the country. It operates with SKG as its IATA code and LGTS as its ICAO code. It is located 13 kms away from Thessaloniki and is the third largest international airport of the country. Another important airport of the country is the Corfu International Airport, "Ioannis Kapodistrias", also known as Ioannis Kapodistrias (Capodistrias) International Airport. It operates with CFU as its IATA code and LGKR as its ICAO code.Flights to Greece:
The main airlines and carriers that offer flights to Greece from various parts of the world include Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, Middle East Airlines, Air France, easyJet, Transavia France, SAS, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Air Serbia, Emirates, Air Canada Rouge, Air Transat, Delta Air Lines, Royal Jordanian and Mahan Air. Some of these airlines also offer seasonal and seasonal charter flights to Greece.
These flights to Greece are available from all parts of the world including Moscow, Belgrade, Larnaca, Vienna, Cologne, Chios, Paris, Amsterdam, Dubai, Istanbul, Brussels, Bucharest, London, Minsk, Nantes, Yerevan, Munich, Rhodes and Tel Aviv.