Thraki is a destination that offers great surprises: hospitality of the inhabitants, intense flavors, wild beauty and the influences of West and East. Two continents meet and form a unique ecosystem, a paradise that invites you to discover it. Enjoy activities, local specialties of Greek cuisine, shopping and nightlife. Complete package that includes 7 nights’ accommodation in a hotel of your choice with breakfast, transfers and visits.
Highlights: Thessaloniki (White Tower, Rotonda, Galérien Complex, Ano Poli, archeological museum, Agios Dimitrios), Pella (archeological site, Edessa), Kavala (ancient Philippi, the castle and the Acropolis), Alexandroupolis (lighthouse, Dadia forest), Xanthi (Porto Lagos, old town, Archeological Museum of Abdera)
Day 1| Arrival in Thessaloniki
Arrival in Thessaloniki, the largest city of Northern Greece. Transfer to hotel, rest of the day for leisure. An optional general tour of the city can be offered late in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 2 | Thessaloniki - City tour with museum
After Breakfast, panoramic tour of Thessaloniki on the luxury buses of our company. We will visit Galerius Arch, Byzantine churches such as Rotonda and Saint Sofia, Egnatia and Aristotle’s Square. Our bus will ascend at the Byzantine Castles over the city where another world with endless beauty unfolds. We will visit the Byzantine Museum. We will visit the Church of St. Demetrios and it’s Crypt, finally we will visit the famous White Tower. In the afternoon we will continue our exploration of the city center and we will visit numerous monuments from the Byzantine period. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3| Thessaloniki- Edessa
From Thessaloniki to Dion Visit the site at the foot of Mount Olympus important city from the 5th century before J.C. then under the Romans before its destruction by the Ostrogoths in the 4th century. Vergina end cruise to visit the ancient city mounds and the royal tombs. you will enjoy your stay to visit the little city of Veria which has many Byzantine churches. Arrival at Edessa charming little town with nice canals rivers and waterfalls where the Greeks come to enjoy the cool during hot summers. Enjoy free time to walk around the waterfalls in Varosi neighborhood, Ottoman houses with corbelled Koimisis to visit the church with Byzantine aresques the 14th. Discover the museum of arts in Varosi district and the ruins of ancient Edessa. Dinner and overnight in Edessa.
Day 4| Edessa - Kavala
After breakfast, take the road to reach the site of Pella, founded in the 4th century BC it became the capital of Macedonia it has beautiful mosaics that are exhibited at the museum to discover the port of Pella before the drying of the marshes and alluvial deposits clog otute possibility to reach the sea. You can then visit the ancient site of Amphipolis before spending the evening in Kavala. Dinner and overnight in Kavala.
Day 5| Kavala - Alexandroupolis
In the morning you can finish the tour of the old city of Kavala. Explore the ancient site of Philippi, the ancient theater and the basilica churches before joining the city of Alexandroupolis. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day 6| Alexandroupolis - Xanthi
In the morning, visit the Pomak villages - isolated villages which live mainly from agriculture and tobacco (villages Sminthi, Myki, Ehinos, Dimario). In the afternoon, visit the old town of Xanthi, full of houses with wooden balconies and painted facades. According to your desires you can also see the large delta of Nestos river, the bird sanctuary or see Abdera site whose museum preserves some interesting pieces. Dinner and overnight in Xanthi.
Day 7| Xanthi - Thessaloniki
Last walk in Xanthi and then transfer to Thessaloniki. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day 8| Thessaloniki – end of trip
After breakfast, transfer to the airport.
► Hotels category 3-4* on Half board basis
► City tour in Thessaloniki and all tours in North villages
► Arrival and departure transfers with assistance.
► Personal expenses
► Additional services
► Optional excursions and visits
► What is not mentioned at the included
PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE ROOM
Single supplement 40%