Thessaloniki is the largest city in Macedonia and the second largest in Greece after Athens, known as the country's co-leader.
Built on the gulf of Thermaikos Gulf, it has one of the largest ports in Greece, the Port of Thessaloniki, an important gateway to the hinterland of the Balkans and Southeastern Europe.
The public road access to the city is served by the Interstate Bus Station KTEL. Macedonia, while there is a railway connection with cities of Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey from the New Railway Station Thessaloniki and by air with cities of Greece and abroad from Thessaloniki International Airport "Macedonia".
In Thessaloniki, your travel to all your points of interest is made easy with a rental car from Imperial Car Rental Thessaloniki.
The city was founded in 315 BC. by the Macedonian general Cassander who gave her the name of his wife, Thessaloniki, sister of Alexander the Great, and came from the union of 26 prehistoric peoples around the Thermaic Gulf.
In the 2nd century BC century was conquered by the Romans and was the seat of the Roman province of Macedonia.
During Byzantine times there was the city of the empire, along with Byzantium, the later Constantinople.
He was led by the Ottomans in 1432 and remained in the Ottoman Empire for almost five centuries, liberated and united with Greece in 1912, and he suffered German occupation in the three years 1941-1944 along with the rest of the country.
With the rental vehicle from Imperial Car Rental Thessaloniki, explore Thessaloniki, the lively museum town, with the most remarkable monuments of Greece from antiquity and Byzantine times to the present day.
Start your tour of Ladadika and the Harbor, historical areas where the heart of the city's intense nightlife hits.
One of the most characteristic points in the center of Thessaloniki is the Aristotelous Square, at the end of Aristotelous Street, which connects the Ancient Agora with the beach.
Other symbols of the city are the White Tower, the Arch of Galerius or Kamara, the Rotunda, the church of Agios Dimitrios, the Governorate, the Panagia Halkeon, the traditional markets Modiano and Kapani, while a stroll to the nostalgic Upper Town with the Castles , Eptapyrgio, Acropolis, Vlatadon Monastery and the magnificent view of Thermaikos will compensate you for climbing up there.
Do not miss to visit the museums and take a stroll to the Beach and New Beach, a gem of Thessaloniki.
Thanks to the car hire Imperial Car Rental Thessaloniki, off-center locations such as Sykies, Evosmos, Oreokastro to the north or Saranda Ekklisies, Pilea, Panorama, Kalamaria to the south are easily accessible.
Continue towards Peraia, Agia Triada, Aggelochori, Nea Michaniona, Epanomi with the beaches of Navagio, Ammoglossa, Fanari, Potamos, Nea Iraklia and Nea Kallikratia, for a deluxe excursion to the golden sandy beaches with the picturesque settlements.
A little farther to the east but close enough to the vehicle you obtained from the Imperial Car Rental Thessaloniki, visit the beaches of Olympiada, Stavros, Vrasna and Nea Vrasna, Asprovalta, Beach of Ophirini or the exotic Kavala Ammolofi.
To the west, it is worth visiting the Axios Delta, a rich biotope and one of the most important ecosystems of Greece and Katerini, with the beautiful beaches along its coasts, such as the beaches of Makrygialos, Korinos, Paralia Katerinis, Olympiaki Akti, Leptokarya , Platamonas.
Halkidiki, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece, Vergina with the stunning archaeological site and Mount Olympus, the home of the gods with the national park, are not far from Thessaloniki and their exploration with the Car Rentals Imperial Car Rent will complete your fascinating trip to the beautiful city, the "nymph of Thermaikos".
: Evosmos, Katerini, Katerini Beach, Thessaloniki KTEL Makedonia, Thessaloniki Center, Thessaloniki Airport SKG, Kalamaria, Thessaloniki Train Station, Agia Triada, Thessaloniki Port, Aristotelous Square.