Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki

Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki
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$64.71
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

Excursion back in history to the Macedonian Kingdom of Alexander the Great and Philip II.
The archaeological treasures of the glorious Macedonian Kingdom of Alexander the Great and his father, Philip II, as detailed by Herodotus, invite you to a unique trip to meet them closely, bringing up in light a piece of the lost prestige of the Ancient Macedonian capital of Aigai.
The excursion travels you back to three fundamental periods of the Greek History: the Ancient Greek, the Byzantine and the Modern one. Ancient spirit, tradition and devoutness are revealed against the backdrop of the natural beauty and the view of the Macedonian plain that travels the eye till the end of the horizon. A road trip to the land of ALEXANDER THE GREAT.
Don’t miss this experience!

PLACES WE VISIT
• The Museum and Archaeological site of Pella
• The Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina Museum)
EXCURSION DURATION
• 8 hours
DESCRIPTION OF THE EXCURSION
We depart to Pella with the bus at 08:00 from the White Tower.
The distance is about 50 km and lasts about 45’.
We reach Pella, where we visit the new, modern museum, as well as the Archaeological site with the unique mosaics.
Next, we arrive in Vergina and we visit the Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai, which is situated in the borders of the village.
Later, we enjoy our lunch at a restaurant with Greek traditional homemade dishes.
We depart to Thessaloniki at about 15:30 where we return after approximately one hour (16:30) doing the same stops from where we started.

Excursion back in history to the Macedonian Kingdom of Alexander the Great and Philip II.
The archaeological treasures of the glorious Macedonian Kingdom of Alexander the Great and his father, Philip II, as detailed by Herodotus, invite you to a unique trip to meet them closely, bringing up in light a piece of the lost prestige of the Ancient Macedonian capital of Aigai.
The excursion travels you back to three fundamental periods of the Greek History: the Ancient Greek, the Byzantine and the Modern one. Ancient spirit, tradition and devoutness are revealed against the backdrop of the natural beauty and the view of the Macedonian plain that travels the eye till the end of the horizon. A road trip to the land of ALEXANDER THE GREAT.
Don’t miss this experience!