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Greece is another one of several European countries that uses the Euro as currency. You will get much better deals when working with cash rather than your debit or credit card with merchants. Also - you will be charged less of a transaction fee if you withdraw Euro’s from the numerous ATM machines (that can easily be found in any of the towns/cities in Greece) rather than credit card transactions (which can charge a 2-3% transaction fee or more for foreign purchases)
Greek banks have limited hours: Monday-Thursday from 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM and Friday from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Some branches are open extra hours in the evenings and on Saturday mornings. It’s important to bring your passport and patience, as you’ll undoubtedly experience at least one long line. Larger hotels, travel agencies and “authorized” bank agents will exchange money, but beware the extra fees and commissions. Travelers’ checks and small-denomination foreign-bank notes are the safest forms of money to carry.
N.B. Many smaller Greek islands will not have an ATM or if there is one sometimes it will not be working, so take sufficient funds in cash with you.
Also, airports do not neccessarily have ATMS in them (Kos being an example) so make sure you either know where to go to get cash when you arrive, or that you have enough on you for your arrival.
The site of each bank has a page where you can look up for their ATM network or for their branches. So find below the links that will take you to this page of each bank, starting from the major ones:
In Pelion Peninsular generaly there are only few and far between banks
and ATMs. As the City of Volos is the main centre for all financial
activities, with many branches of various Banks most of transactions
happen there. At the East side of Pelion there is an Agricultular Bank
in the village of Zagora up North and then an ATM in the touristy and
centrally located village of Tsagarada at the AgIa Paraskevi square and
one in th village of Argalasti down South. There are only few Hotels,
Restaurants and Shops that accept credit cards, (Lost Unicorn Hotel
& Restaurant in Tsagarada's central square being one of them), and
they generally take Visa & MasterCard but less often American
Express because of the higher commision.
Lastly, if you wish just to check ATM locations for Visa or Mastercard then you can use the following links