Northern Greece at your own convenience driving to famouse sites and
cities like Thessaloniki, Pella, Edessa Kastoria Kalambaka and the
scenic monastery rocks of Meteora, Dion and legendary Mt Olympos
Day 1 Arrival Thessaloniki, delivery of the car. Overnight in
Day 2 Visit Thessaloniki, the Archaeological and the Byzantine
museum, the Byzantine churches of Rotonda, St. Dimitrios, St. Sophia
etc. , the Roman Market and theatre, the walls and the white tower
museum. Overnight in Thessaloniki.
Day 3 Visit of Pella, (41 kms), founded in the 4th century B.C.
to become the capital of the Macedonian state. Continue to Edessa (56
kms), one of the most beautiful towns in Macedonia. Overnight in Edessa.
Day 4 Via Amindeo (114 kms) or via Florina and the famous lakes
of Prespa (140 kms), arrival in Kastoria. Overnight in Kastoria.
Day 5 In the morning visit the Byzantine churches in Kastoria. In
the evening departure via Siatista to Grevena (93 kms) or to Kalambaka
(152 kms) for overnight.
Day 6 Visit the monasteries at Meteora and in the afternoon drive
via Larissa to Leptokaria or Litochoro for the overnight (178 kms).
Day 7 Visit Dion (13 kms), a sacred location of the ancient
Macedonians at the foot of Mt. Olympos. On to Vergina (90 kms), diggings
over the years unearthed three very important tombs. Continue for the
overnight in Thessaloniki (68 kms).
Day 8 Drive to Thessaloniki airport for drop off the car before
* 7 nights accommodations in selected hotels (see list
of hotels below)
7 Breakfasts and service fees, VAT
Maps and Itineraries