Historic district

Thessaloniki’s historic district is a treasure trove of cultural heritage, spanning from the ancient city walls to the city’s waterfront. Steeped in layers of history from Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman periods, this enchanting area offers a fascinating journey through time, while The Pelagus apartments are very conveniently located right at the heart of this fascinating and culturally rich district.

Begin your exploration at the Roman Forum, where ancient ruins whisper tales of Thessaloniki’s imperial past, then meander through the labyrinthine streets of Ano Poli (Upper Town), adorned with Byzantine churches, Ottoman-era houses, and panoramic vistas of the city and the sea. 

Stroll down the picturesque waterfront, past the iconic White Tower and the Rotunda of Galerius, symbols of Thessaloniki’s architectural beauty. Admire the intricate mosaics and artifacts at the Archaeological Museum, which chronicles the city’s rich history from antiquity to the present day.. Whether exploring ancient ruins, savoring culinary delights, or simply soaking in the ambiance of its historic streets, Thessaloniki’s historic district offers a captivating blend of past and present, inviting travelers to uncover the secrets of this timeless city.

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