Drama

Α water-rich city famous also for its short film festival. Organize daily excursions to caves, trekking tracks, and archeological sites.

Attractions & Things to Do in Drama

Park of Agia Varvara

In the heart of this park are the springs of the Agia Varvara river. It's a great place for walking, relaxation and tranquility.

km 0

Archaeological Museum of Drama

A small museum featuring a large tusk found in a nearby cave and other exhibits from prehistoric times, as well as ancient Greek and Roman eras.

↘ SE
< 1km

Short Film Festival of Drama

The Short Film Festival of Drama attracts filmmakers, artists, and guests from many different countries.

Museum of Religious Art

The Museum of Religious Art exhibits religious artifacts, vestments, and hagiography from Drama region.

↑ N
< 1km

Oneiroupoli Christmas Park

Christmas park that sets Drama high on the list of winter destinations. It attracts guests from Greece and not only. The children will love it!

→ E
< 1km

Posidonio Water Park

A small water park with easy access and parking. Located around 15 km west of Drama in the village Prosotsani.

← W
≈ 19.1km
A close-up of the Aggitis gorge including the river flow, the steep cliffs, and the lush area vegetation.
photo: Αλεξανδρίδης Ξενοφών

Aggitis Gorge, Alistrati

The 15-kilometer impressive gorge which hosts the flow of Aggitis river that starting from Drama enters the Serres region from the east.

↙ SW
≈ 24.2km

Alistrati Cave

An attraction that belongs to the network of caves formed by the Aggitis river and is open to the public since 1998.

↙ SW
≈ 24.5km

Falakro Ski Center

The winter sports resort attracts numerous guests who enjoy its modern facilities, the quality of snow here (with a bit of luck), and breath-taking views.

↑ N
≈ 25.8km

Philippi Festival

A cultural festival with concerts and performances held in an ancient theater. Plays are mostly in Greek but do not let this deter you from visiting.

↘ SE
≈ 27.3km

Archaeological Site of Philippi

This city built around 360BC had important economic and strategic role to play in the expansion and development of the Macedonian Kingdom.

↘ SE
≈ 27.4km

Monastery of Panagia Eikosifoinissa

This old monastery played an important role during the Greek revolution. You will find it surrounded by forests, a long drive up the mountain.

↓ S
≈ 28.8km

Cave Aggitis River, Prosotsani

There aren't many places that offer you the possibility to visit an underground river. This is one of them - the underground springs of Aggitis river.

← W
≈ 30.5km

Kavala

A coastal city that stands out for its fantastic hilltop views. Its cute old town and a number of nearby historical monuments await your visit.

↘ SE
≈ 45km

Nea Iraklitsa Beach

Long fine-sand beach with easy access, beach bars, and accommodation options, as well as a beautiful view to Fidonisi islet in front of the bay.

↘ SE
≈ 48km

Questions & Answers about Drama

Why Visit Drama?
  • The mountain that dominates the skyline is called Falakro (meaning “Baldy”).
  • Pristine nature destinations are just some kilometers from the city.
  • The Short Film Festival upgrades the cultural status of Drama.
  • Located in a green area with plentiful water sources.
What is the city of Drama, Greece?

Drama is the capital of the homonymous county and is located in eastern Macedonia while it has borders with the country of Bulgaria. It is a city with a long history that suffered greatly during the 20th century with a series of battles, wars, and claims. Today Drama is home to more than 40,000 people and is an important economic and administrative center. The city is surrounded by a series of mountain ranges including the Menoikio, Pangeo, Orvilos, and of course the Rhodope mountains, while the mountain that dominates the skyline and is the trademark of the area is Falakro (meaning “Baldy”).

How the city Drama, Greece can be reached?

Drama administratively belongs to the Region of Eastern Macedonia-Thrace and easily accessed via the “Egnatia” motorway, via railroad from Thessaloniki and the Evros, and by air via the nearby airport of Chrisoupolis.

Is it worth to visit the city Drama, Greece?

The city is very lively and the residents are very hospitable, while at the same time they offer quality services to all guests. The cultural aura is pervasive among active cultural associations that help preserve local traditions. Parallel to that exhibition halls and libraries that operate in the city. Certainly, Drama is considered as the entertainment capital of the region and for the direct verification of this view, a night wandering to the city streets is suggested.

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