Thessaloniki Tourism

Visit Thessaloniki - Best of Thessaloniki

The Second Largest city of Greece, Thessaloniki maybe a really mouthful to pronounce but has a lifetime of experiences to offer. The city is full of amazing sights, lovely beaches, fascinating museums and beautiful places of worship. In many ways it is an important cultural and historical landmark. But the city is also very vibrant. It hosts many exhibitions, has a vibrant nightlife and really stands out as a coastal town in the lovely land of Greece. The Byzantine Architecture mixes with the Greek and the history mixes with the present almost seamlessly making it an intriguing place to visit. With such beauty, so many sights and several activities on offer, it only makes sense to add this one to your must see places in Greece.

Facts and Stats for Thessaloniki*

  • Pollution Statistics in Thessaloniki

    Know the pollution level of Thessaloniki before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 60.64 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.19 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.53 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34.88 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 69.51 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40.56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 77.38 (High)
  • Thessaloniki: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Thessaloniki for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Thessaloniki.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.38 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 32.14 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.81 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.93 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 27.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.98 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.19 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.48 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.16 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.43 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.24 (Moderate)
  • Living in Thessaloniki - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Thessaloniki is 135.38 (High)

    • Safety Index 65.99 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.39 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 64.2 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.26 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.92 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.27 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.57 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.54 (Low)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Thessaloniki

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Thessaloniki

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.45 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.2 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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