Thessaloniki in your Pocket

Thessaloniki is a city with a lot to offer. If you’re stuck for where to begin, these apps and tour suggestions will make sure your trip gets off to the right start.


Download the OASTH (Organization for Urban Transportation of Thessaloniki) app for iOS or Android and hop on bus No. 50 for a 50 minute cultural tour that takes in 43 historical sites in the city.

Walking Thessaloniki App by GreekCityWalks
Download the GreekCityWalks ‘Walking Thessaloniki’ app and explore Thessaloniki on foot through 23 suggested walkabouts, with your iPhone serving as your local guide.

Thessaloniki by GREEKGUIDE.COM
Discover the best places in the city for food, drinks and shopping, along with useful tips and suggested getaways to nearby destinations that fit every age, budget and even weather forecast!

Bike Sharing Thessaloniki
Discover Thessaloniki on two wheels: register for your own Thessbike card online and get a bicycle from the several bike rental/sharing stations around the city. 


Thessaloniki Walking Tours
Walk the city with a team of urban “connoisseurs” who will introduce you to the city’s best secrets through thematic tours centered on history, food, wine, culture and the city by night.

Thessaloniki Urban Adventures
Take a day-tour with this team of locals who will guide you through the history, culture, nightlife and gastronomy of the city, explain the city’s current environmental and socio-economic climate and encourage you to taste the best local products.

Thessaloniki Sightseeing Bus & Train
Hop on to an open deck bus or a city train and discover unique monuments and archeological sites in a fun 45 minute ride, enjoying free commentary in eight different languages.

Eat and Walk
This private guided walking tour by English, French and Spanish speaking food experts offers an original gastronomical experience for those who want to understand local traditional delicacies and learn the stories behind them, through tasting sessions and mini cooking classes.

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