Thessaloniki’s Upper Town Stops

It's not just the city center that's worth exploring, the Upper Town is a living labyrinth full of discoveries.


It might be tempting to stick to the city center on your visit. But a trip to the city’s northern district, the Upper Town (Ano Poli) is full of landmarks that have borne witness to the city’s changing fortunes through history. A trip to these parts is worth it for the views alone.

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