Philippi Tourism

Philippi (/fɪˈlɪpaɪ, ˈfɪləˌpaɪ/; Greek: Φίλιπποι, Philippoi) was a city in eastern Macedonia, in the Edonis region. Its original name was Crenides (Greek: Κρηνῖδες, Krenides "Fountains") after its establishment by Thasian colonists in 360/359 BC. The city was renamed by Philip II of Macedon in 356 BC and abandoned in the 14th century after the Ottoman conquest. The present municipality, Filippoi, is located near the ruins of the ancient city and is part of the region of East Macedonia and Thrace in Kavalla, Greece. It was made a World Heritage Site in 2016.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Philippi in Greece. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Philippi like a local. After your splendid visit to Philippi, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Thessaloniki. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Thessaloniki for its bountiful attractions like The White Tower, The Archaeological Museum, Ano Poli on your trip to Philippi. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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  • Know the pollution level of Philippi before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • How safe is Philippi for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Philippi.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 80.15 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 91.64 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.42 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Philippi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.45 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.94 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.09 USD

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