Greece is the country of an ancient civilization of philosophers such as Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Pythagoras, Alexander the Great, and others. Greece is one of the most developed countries in the world. At the same time, since ancient times, Greece has been one of the most attractive countries among tourists around the world. Mythological Saga, History, and Natural charm have all come together and fulfilled the heart of the people from the long ancient time. Its Mediterranean coastline and beaches are very famous. UNICEF recognizes a total of 18 World heritage sites. Athens is one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in the world.
What would be the best time to visit Greece
Travelers will be fascinated by every season that will be traveled. But we suggest you explore Greece in Spring ( April to June) and Autumn ( September to October) to enjoy a peaceful vacation. Long days and mild weather will be the best for relaxation on the beach after the summer rush. However, the peak season is Summer( July – August). The famous coast, islands, and other destinations like Santorini, Mykonos, and Rhodes remain crowdy. Again local travelers also join them as the annual leave starts then.
Spring in Greece( April to June)
Temperature: Mild and Peaceful weather attracts tourists in this season as the temperature remains between 11°- 31°C. However, there remains a little bit of difference between Northern Island and Center-South Island.
Weather: The weather is sunny and mild in this season. Rains don’t seem as stay back before the Mountains. Travelers get a long day time and sunbath relaxation enjoyable. Orthodox Eastern Celebration is one of the famous occasions to enjoy in Spring. The celebration takes place for four days long. People across the world come to celebrate this. Again there is an International Museum’s Day on May 18. And the tourists get a free ticket to explore the great Museums in Greece.
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Autumn in Greece ( September to October)
Temperature: The average temperature remains in Autumn between 15°C to 29°C. But in the North, it seems to be around 8°C to 27°C. But it is quite reasonable to enjoy the Beaches and other destinations.
Weather: Weather also remains good in Autumn with a calm and shiny environment and sometime rains. Occasional rain is seen, which spreads its charm around. As a result, a cold and fluffy environment emerges.
Autumn is the season of traditional activities in Greece that will fascinate you. The Music, Film and Art Festival occurs during this calendar season. There is also an ancient day of the greek historical day on October 28, in remembering the second World war incident. You can also be a witness to see greek Parades.
Summer in Greece ( July to August)
Temperature: The temperature remains a little much hot than the other season. It stays on average between 21° to 33°C. It ranges different in the North, between 15° C to 32°C.
Weather: The weather remains hot in the Summer season. Rains are often seen. The combination of hot temperature and humidity causes sweltering. The excellent beach wind temperates the weather very gently.
If you want to enjoy a hot sunny day exploring the beach, the Summer season will be perfect for you. Summer will give you more adventure in hiking, diving, and exploring incomparable natural beauty. Summer is also famous for a local and traditional festivals like Ikaria. It also organizes film festivals, Music festivals, and others.
Winter in Greece ( November to March)
Temperature: The average Temperature remains between 7°C to 20°C. But it also could remain colder in the northern part.
Weather: The weather remains colder along with heavy rainfall. Sometimes cool breeze flows upon Greece. Sometimes snowfall also brings natural charms.
Though winter is not enough wonderland as other seasons, it will be a great time to enjoy winter. You can enjoy Christmas and New Year Celebration. The three-week-long grand carnival, Apokries is observed in winter. You can enjoy the snowfall in Thessaloniki and the cold rainy day