Day 1 Arrival Thessaloniki. Assistance at the airport and
delivery of the car. Overnight in Thessaloniki.
Day 2 In the morning visit the city, the Archeological and the
Byzantine museums, the Byzantine churches of Rotonda St. Dimitrios, St.
Sophia, the Roman Market and theatre, the walls and the
white tower museum. In the afternoon visit of Pella (37 km), founded in
the 4th century B.C. to become the capital of the Macedonian state.
Overnight in Thessaloniki.
Day 3 Departure for the visit in Chalkidiki. Three peninsulas –
Kassandra, Sithonia and Athos – make up Chalkidiki, one of the loveliest
and most popular districts in Macedonia. Overnight in Afitos –
Departure via Poglyiros to ancient Amphipolis (130km) to visit the
archaeological site and its museum. Continue to Kavala, a city of
particular charm (91kms). Overnight in Kavala.
Day 5 Visit of Kavala and Philippi (16 kms) where the first
Christian in Europe was baptized by St. Paul. Continue to Xanthi (56 kms)
and Avdira (20kms) for sightseeing Overnight in Xanthi.
Day 6 Continuation of your trip via Lagos (24 kms southeast of
Xanthi), a pretty village to the south of Lake Vistonis, a refuge for
rare birds. On to Komotini for sightseeing. You can also visit Ancient
Maronia (3 1 km southeast of Komotini and then departure to Alexandroupolis ( 12 1 km s) Overnight in Alexandroupolis.
Day 7 Via Serres and Drama, back to Thessaloniki for overnight
Day 8 Drive to Thessaloniki airport for drop off the car before
* 7 nights accommodations in selected hotels (see list
7 Breakfasts and service fees, VAT
Maps and Itineraries