Greece is a country in Southeast Europe. The official name of Greece is Hellenic Republic. It is a unitary parliamentary constitutional republic. Greece has always been a popular tourist attraction renowned for its old and rich history, Mediterranean beaches and coastline.
Euro (€) (EUR)
131,957 square km (50,949 square miles)
Climate & Geography
The Mediterranean climate generally prevails in Greece. Winters remain mild and wet, while summers remain hot and dry. This type of weather is typical of all coastal locations. The Pindus mountain range extensively influences the climate of the country. The western areas of the range are considerably wetter than the areas of eastern range. Snowfalls occur every year in the mountains and northern areas, and in low-lying southern areas, such as Athens.
Greece is located in between the latitudes and longitudes 37°58'N 23°43'E.
Airlines, Railways, Ship and Road transport are the available modes of transportation.
Tourist & Immigration Info
For the details and queries regarding documents required, and other guidelines for visiting the country, please contact the nearest embassy of Greece.