Arrival at Thessaloniki airport “Macedonia” – Pieria
Arrival in Thessaloniki, the capital of Northern Greece. The journey to biblical Greece begins! Reception at “Macedonia” airport and transfer to Katerini Beach, Pieria. Check-in at the five-star beachfront hotel “Mediterranean Village Hotel & Spa 5*”. Free time, dinner and overnight stay.
Philippi – Kavala
Breakfast and departure for Thessaloniki where we start the tour from Eptapyrgio, the walls of the old city. In the city center, we visit unique early Christian and Byzantine churches of great historical importance, such as the Acheriopitos (5th century) and the 7th century church of Agia Sophia of God, which is believed to have been built on the ruins of an early Christian basilica. Guided tour of Agios Dimitrios, Rotunda, the Archaeological Museum and the White Tower. Free time in the city for walking and shopping. Return to Pieria in late afternoon, dinner and overnight.
Veria – Vergina (Aigai) – Dion
Breakfast and departure for Veria (Acts 17: 10-15). Visit to the Apostle Paul’s STEP, the Jewish quarter and synagogue. Next stop is Vergina, the first capital of the Macedonians, where the tomb of Philip II, father of Alexander the Great, is located. Transfer to Pieria and visit the archaeological site of Dion, the sacred city of the Macedonians. Return to the hotel in the late afternoon, dinner and overnight.
Thessaloniki – departure
A unique journey to the biblical sites of Northern Greece is completed. After breakfast, transfer to the airport “Macedonia” of Thessaloniki.