General Info

The unit of currency is Euro.

Banking Hours
All banks are open from Monday to Friday, 08:00-14:00. AT machines are at all tourist cities

Credit Cards
All major Credit Cards as well as Euro-cheques are recognized and accepted in most hotels, shops, travel and car rental agencies and restaurants. Stickers in the front windows will advise you as to which cards are acceptable.

Traveller's chequest
Issued by all the major companies are widely recognized. You can cash your traveller's cheques in all Greek and foreign banks, exchange bureaus and big hotels, not forget to have your passport. Identification is necessary for the transaction.

If you come in summer, be prepared for hot temperatures: Bring sun-block, dark glasses, and a hat.
Restaurant food is generally safe to eat.

The power supply in Greece is 220 V AC at 50 Hz. You may require an adapter for the round two-pin sockets in use in Greece.

Local govrnment tourist information office
+30 26950 22518
+30 26950 28322
+30 26950 22100
Tourist Police
+30 26950 27367