Thessaloniki is Greece's second-largest city and the capital of the Greek region of Macedonia. This is a city filled with Byzantine churches and chapels, as well as some Ottoman, and Jewish structures, a city with squares built around Roman palaces, whose markets pulse with life. The city is famous for its picturesque restaurants and tavernas as well as for its lively nightlife. Thessaloniki is known for its bougatsa delicacy that can be found in special stores in just about every corner of the city.
Ancient Mainland Greece!. Explore Greece`s capital city, Athens (the cradle of civilization and home of democracy; topped with ancient Acropolis and its colonnaded Parthenon Temple). Continue to Kalambaka (a unique area in Greece, full of impressive, massive rock formations and with one of the most important religious complexes in Greece: -Meteora- with its byzantine monasteries perched on top of steep rocks). Finally, have a wonderful stay in Thessaloniki (renowned for its festivals, events and vibrant cultural life in general, and is considered to be Greece`s cultural capital). On the way, traveling in private transfers, you will stop for a visit to these Greek historic sites: Delphi (home to the world-famous oracle) and Veria(important city of the Byzantine Empire). This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
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Athens - Olympia: 3 hrs. 40 mins. approx.
Olympia - Delphi: 3 hrs. 35 mins. approx.
Delphi - Kalambaka (Meteora): 3 hrs. 15 mins. approx.
Kalambaka (Meteora) - Thessaloniki: 4 hrs. 15 mins. approx.
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