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In the Shadow of Mount Olympus: Guided Exploration of the Ancient City of Dion

In the Shadow of Mount Olympus: Guided Exploration of the Ancient City of Dion

Explore the cultural heritage of the ancient city of Dion! Located at the foothills of Mount Olympus, the city of ancient Dion is an important religious center for worshipping the Gods and especially Zeus. Together with your TrueTrips guide discover the history of one of the most sacred places in Greece and learn about the athletic festivals and theatrical performances that once took place here. You will also have the chance to see artifacts that were discovered in the surrounding area, as well as on Mount Olympus itself. This excursion will take you back in history, the culture and the traditional heritage of the twelve Gods of Olympus!
Included
  • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
  • Certified English speaking guide.
  • All entrance fees & taxes.
Not Included
  • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).
  • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
Duration: 5 hours
Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: No
  • History & Mythology
Treasures of Greece: Guided Discovery of Ancient Philippi & the Christian Heritage of Kavala

Treasures of Greece: Guided Discovery of Ancient Philippi & the Christian Heritage of Kavala

Located at the west of Kavala in the area of Krinides, Philippi is one of the most important historical sights of Greece. The ancient city of Philippi, is named after Alexander the Great’s father and it was inhabited by Greeks, Romans, and Jews. Together with your TrueTrips guide walk through the Roman forum, the commercial agora, the part of the Egnatia highway that was passing next to the agora of Philippi, the prison of St. Paul, tombstones, mosaic pavements, and an impressive Greek theater with remains of architecture showing that in the Roman times it was used as an arena.
Included
  • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
  • Certified English speaking guide.
  • All entrance fees & taxes.
Not Included
  • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).
  • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
Duration: 8 hours
Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: No
  • History & Mythology
A Full Day Guided Discovery of Thessaloniki

A Full Day Guided Discovery of Thessaloniki

Fall in love with beautiful Thessaloniki, by enjoying an exclusive city tour. Named after the step sister of Alexander the Great, Thessaloniki was founded in 315 BC. Join your TrueTrips guide in a unique city exploration. Unravel the rich history of this fascinating city and discover its most important historic, cultural, architectural and religious monuments. During this tour you will discover the White Tower, Galerius Arch, and the Old Town known as Ano Poli and you’ll learn how Byzantine, Roman, Ottoman and Jewish cultures have mixed to create today’s captivating city. End your tour with a visit to the Archaeological or Byzantine Museum which house artifacts from the Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic and Roman periods.
Included
  • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
  • Certified English speaking guide.
  • All entrance fees & taxes.
Not Included
  • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).
  • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
Duration: 6 hours
Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: No
  • History & Mythology
A Guided Discovery of Historic Vergina and Ancient Pella

A Guided Discovery of Historic Vergina and Ancient Pella

A unique opportunity to travel back in time, explore the ruins of one of the most historical cities of ancient Greece. Visit the Makedonia Kingdom of the Alexander the Great and his father Philip II. Join your TrueTrips guide back to three fundamental periods of the Greek History: the Ancient Greek, the Byzantine and the Modern one. There you will have the chance to see royal tombs and exquisite golden artifacts. Next stop will be Pella another bustling political, economic and cultural center of ancient Greece which is also the birthplace of Alexander the Great. This tour will take you on a truly unforgettable journey through ancient Greek history.
Included
  • Round-trip transportation from / to your hotel.
  • Certified English speaking guide.
  • All entrance fees & taxes.
Not Included
  • Tips for guide and driver (non-compulsory).
  • Personal expenses during tour (drinks or food).
Duration: 6 hours
Possibility to Combine with Other Tours: No
  • History & Mythology