Full-day Thessaloniki & Vergina Tour

Highlights:  White Tower, Thessaloniki Archaeological Museum & city highlights, Vergina Royal Tombs

Outline: Start with the famous Thessaloniki landmark, the White tower, before continuing with a visit to the Archaeological Museum and a panoramic drive through city highlights, like the Arch of Gallerius, the Rotonda and the Acropolis. Visit the St. Demetrius Basilica, enjoy the frescoes and the crypt, before continuing to Vergina. Enjoy a visit to the underground Royal Tombs of the Macedonian Kings and feast your eyes on some of the most important objects, which once belonged to Philip II, like the King’s gold- trimmed iron breast plate and Gold Diadems of unparalleled craftsmanship.

Duration: 8 ½ hours (from Thessaloniki city centre hotel)

Included: Private A/C vehicle & driver, Licensed English-speaking guide, Entrance fees to the indicated sites, Taxes

Activity level: MODERATE

Tips: Wear flat, comfortable walking shoes. Carry a bottle of water and wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat, especially in the summer.