Cultural tourism

C. Macedonia has an extensive cultural background offering numerous festivals and cultural activities. Thanks to the long history of the region there are plenty of archaeological sights & folklore museums as well as museums dedicated to art and to cinema.
Some of the most important sights, museums & festivals are:

  • Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai in Vergina in Aiges the place where Alexander the Great and his father Philp II, were proclaimed kings.
  • City of ancient Pella & Archeological museum of Pella: It is worth seeing the ruins of the Macedonian kingdom of Pella, the Macedonian tombs and the exhibits.
  • Archaeological sights of Amfipoli and the monument of Kasta Tomb
  • Thessaloniki International Film Festival
  • Festivals of Sani, Kassandra in Siviri, Thalassa in Nea Moudania, Polygyros