World Heritage Sites in Greece

2017-07-28T20:39:24+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Arch of Galerius and Rotunda, Hagios Demetrios, Parthenon, Hagia Sophia, Thessaloniki, Church of Panagia Chalkeon, Mycenae, Church of the Holy Apostles (Thessaloniki), Church of Prophet Elijah (Thessaloniki), Church of Hosios David, Church of Saint Nicholas Orphanos, Church of Saint Panteleimon (Thessaloniki), Cave of the Apocalypse, Monastery of Saint John the Theologian, Monastery of the Holy Trinity, Meteora, Church of the Acheiropoietos, Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, Hosios Loukas, Nea Moni of Chios, Bassae, Daphni Monastery, Paleochristian and Byzantine monuments of Thessaloniki, Church of Saint Catherine, Thessaloniki, Pythagoreion flashcards World Heritage Sites in Greece
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  • Arch of Galerius and Rotunda
    The Arch of Galerius (Gr.: αψίδα του Γαλερίου) or Kamara) Gr.
  • Hagios Demetrios
    The Church of Saint Demetrius, or Hagios Demetrios (Greek: Άγιος Δημήτριος), is the main sanctuary dedicated to Saint Demetrius, the patron saint of Thessaloniki (in Central Macedonia, Greece), dating from a time when it was the second largest city of the Byzantine Empire.
  • Parthenon
    The Parthenon (/ˈpɑːrθəˌnɒnˌ -nən/; Ancient Greek: Παρθενών; Modern Greek: Παρθενώνας, Parthenónas) is a former temple, on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron.
  • Hagia Sophia, Thessaloniki
    The Hagia Sophia (Greek: Ἁγία Σοφία, Holy Wisdom) in Thessaloniki, Greece, is one of the oldest churches in that city still standing today.
  • Church of Panagia Chalkeon
    The Church of Panagia Chalkeon (Greek: Παναγία τῶν Χαλκέων) is an 11th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki.
  • Mycenae
    Mycenae (Greek: Μυκῆναι Mykēnai or Μυκήνη Mykēnē) is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese.
  • Church of the Holy Apostles (Thessaloniki)
    The Church of the Holy Apostles (Greek: Ἅγιοι Ἀπόστολοι) is a 14th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki.
  • Church of Prophet Elijah (Thessaloniki)
    The Church of Prophet Elijah (Greek: Ναός Προφήτη Ηλία) is a 14th-century church in Thessaloniki, Greece, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Church of Hosios David
    The Church of Hosios David (Greek: Όσιος Δαβίδ) also referred to as the Latomou Monastery and Suluca Mosque, is a late 5th-century church in Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Church of Saint Nicholas Orphanos
    The Church of Saint Nicholas Orphanos (Greek: Ἅγιος Νικόλαος ὁ Ὀρφανός) is an early 14th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki.
  • Church of Saint Panteleimon (Thessaloniki)
    The Church of Saint Panteleimon (Greek: Ναός Αγίου Παντελεήμονα) is a late Byzantine church in Thessaloniki, Greece, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Cave of the Apocalypse
    The Cave of the Apocalypse is situated about halfway up the mountain on the Aegean island of Patmos, along the road between the villages of Chora and Skala.
  • Monastery of Saint John the Theologian
    The Monastery of Saint John the Theologian (also called Monastery of Saint John the Divine) is a Greek Orthodox monastery founded in 1088 in Chora on the island of Patmos.
  • Monastery of the Holy Trinity, Meteora
    The Holy Trinity Monastery (Greek: Μονή Αγίας Τριάδος) (also known as Agia Triada, Ayías Triádhos, Ayia Triada; all meaning "Holy Trinity") is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in central Greece, situated in the Peneas Valley northeast of the town of Kalambaka.
  • Church of the Acheiropoietos
    The Church of the Acheiropoietos (Greek: [Παναγία] Ἀχειροποίητος) is a 5th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki.
  • Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes
    (This article is about the castle in Rhodes. For other uses, see Grand Master's Palace (disambiguation).) The Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes (Greek: Παλάτι του Μεγάλου Μαγίστρου), also known as the Kastello (Greek: Καστέλο), is a medieval castle in the city of Rhodes, on the island of Rhodes in Greece.
  • Hosios Loukas
    Hosios Loukas (Greek: Ὅσιος Λουκᾶς) is a historic walled monastery situated near the town of Distomo, in Boeotia, Greece.
  • Nea Moni of Chios
    Nea Moni (Greek: Νέα Μονή, lit. "New Monastery") is an 11th-century monastery on the island of Chios that has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Bassae
    Bassae (Latin: Bassae, Ancient Greek: Βάσσαι - Bassai, meaning "little vale in the rocks") is an archaeological site in Oichalia, a municipality in the northeastern part of Messenia, Greece.
  • Daphni Monastery
    Daphni or Dafni (Modern Greek: Δαφνί; Katharevousa Greek Δαφνίον, Daphnion) is a 11th-century Byzantine monastery 11 km north-west of central Athens in the suburb of Chaidari, south of Athinon Avenue (GR-8A).
  • Paleochristian and Byzantine monuments of Thessaloniki
    The city of Thessaloniki in Macedonia, Greece, for several centuries the second-most important city of the Byzantine Empire, played an important role for Christianity during the Middle Ages and was decorated by impressive buildings.
  • Church of Saint Catherine, Thessaloniki
    The Church of Saint Catherine (Greek: Αγία Αικατερίνη) is a late Byzantine church in the northwestern corner of the old city of Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Pythagoreion
    The Pythagoreion is the archaeological site of the ancient town of Samos in Samos, Greece.