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Διάρκεια Εκδρομής: 26 Απρ 2018 - 03 Μαΐ 2018

ITENERARY OF PILGRIMAGE TO GREECE

From 26 April to 3 May 2018

 

 

 

Wednesday

26/04/2018

  • Gathering at the airport
  • Flight
  • Arrival at Macedonia Airport of Thessaloniki
  • Visit the Church of saint Demetrius, Patron of Thessaloniki, which was built on the site of his martyrdom
  • Visit St. Gregory Palamas church and Agia Sofia one of the oldest churches of the town
  • Visit the White Tower the famous symbol of the city by the Seafront .

·         Arrival at the Hotel in Thessaloniki, dinner and 1st overnight

 

 

 

Friday

27/04/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Thessaloniki
  • Departure to Souroti, to the tomb of Saint Paisios
  • Departure to Ouranoupoli in Chalkidiki
  • Boarding to the Ferry for a tour around Holy Mount Athos, the holiest place in Modern Greece
  • Return to Thessaloniki, free time for shopping
  • Arrival at the Hotel in Thessaloniki, dinner and 2nd overnight
 

 

 

Saturday

28/04/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Thessaloniki

·         Departure to Veria where we will see the site where the St. Paul preached

·         Visit Vergina where we’ll see the burial site of the Kings of Macedon, including the tomb of Philip 2nd , father of Alexander the Great

  • Visit the Monasteries of Saint Kyriaki and Saint Prodromos
  • Return to Thessaloniki and free time
  • Arrival to the Hotel in Thessaloniki, dinner and 3rd overnight
 

 

 

Sunday

29/04/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Thessaloniki

·         Departure to Meteora (which means “Suspended in the heavens above”)

·         Climb above the charming mountain villages of Kastraki and Kalambaka to visit two of the six surviving Monasteries of Meteora (UNESCO, world heritage site) , one of the most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in the world

·         We will see how the monks live today and enter some of the most captivating Byzantine basilicas in Greece

  • Arrival at the Hotel of Meteora, dinner and 4th overnight
 

 

Monday

30/04/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Meteora
  • Departure to Athens

·         Visit Plaka’s square and Monastiraki’s square for free time and shopping

·         Take a walk through the enchanting Plaka and pass by some of the city’s most precious Byzantine Churches

  • Arrival at the Hotel of Athens, dinner and 5th overnight
 

 

Tuesday

01/05/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Athens
  • Visit the museum of Acropolis

·         Visit Acropolis, while our guide uncovers the stories behind the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erectheum, the Propylae and perhaps the most perfect piece of architecture ever built, the majestic Parthenon

·         Afterward we’ll ascend the Areopagus, Mars Hill, where Paul spoke to the Athenians  who are gathered in the Ancient Agora below.

·         Visit the Panathenaic Stadium, the Temble of Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch

·         Visit the National Gardens, the Parliament and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Syntagma Square, the University of Athens and finally the National Library

·         Night out to Greek restaurant with live Greek traditional music ( in Greek: Taverna)

  • Return to the Hotel in Athens, dinner and 6th overnight
 

 

Thursday

02/05/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Athens
  • Transfer to Pireus
  • Visit the islands Hydra, Poros & Aigina by Ferry-Boat (lunch at the boat and live music with Greek songs)
  • Visit Saint Nektarios in Aigina
  • Return to the Hotel in Athens, dinner and 7th overnight
 

Wednesday

03/05/2018

  • Wake up and breakfast at the Hotel in Athens
  • Departure to the E. Venizelos airport of Athens
  • Flight for return

 

INFORMATION –  SUBSCRIPTION :

T.I.T.A. TRAVEL (Mrs. Foteini Tazoglou)

Tel.: +30/2310/656544, Fax: +30/2310/656513. Cel:  +30/6948-089790.

E-mail: fotinitazo@gmail.com Website: www.tita-travel.com

Price includes:

  • Hotel (5 stars) in Thessaloniki (with breakfast & dinner) (3 days)
  • Hotel (3 stars) in Meteora (with breakfast & dinner) (1 day)
  • Hotel (4 stars) in Athens (with breakfast & dinner) (3 days)
  • Tour Leader during the whole trip / Pilgrimag
  • Guide during the whole trip / Pilgrimage
  • Transportation with Luxury buses according to itinerary.
  • Guided cruise through Aegean Waters to see Mount Athos
  • Cruise with Ferry-boat to Hydra, Poros , Aigina (with lunch & live music with Greek songs)
  • Entrances to all the museum mentioned in the program
  • Tips for driver etc
  • Night out with live Greek traditional music at a Greek restaurant (in Greek: Taverna)
  • Air tickets and airport taxes.

 

 

Price does not include:

  • Anything optional

IMPORTANT NOTE:

        The Tour Leader & the Guide have the right, if there is a need for better service, to change the order of the itinerary or the times without removing any of the mentioned places.

 

 

 

T.I.T.A. TRAVEL wishes you a pleasant trip and a Blessed Pilgrimage !!