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From Thessaloniki: Day Trip to Dion and Mount Olympus

From Thessaloniki: Day Trip to Dion and Mount Olympus

Discover the archaeological park of Dion and Mount Olympus on this tour from Thessaloniki. Travel in an airconditioned bus and take a nature hike along the Enipeas river to admire views of the Enipeas gorge.  Depart from a centrally-located meeting point in Thessaloniki and head to the archaeological park of Dion. Take some free time to explore the exterior archaeological site.  Purchase a ticket to the site to see the Hellenistic-era theatre which was known for hosting plays by the ancient philosopher Euripides in the past and now hosts the Olympus Festival. Visit the museum of Dion to see statues and admire mosaic work in of the House of Dionysus. Stop to purchase lunch in one of the traditional restaurants in the village before continuing to Olympus. Uncover the secrets of the mythological house of the 12 Greek gods.  Take a short trek through the foothills of the mountain. Go along the Enipeas gorge and keep any eye out for local wildlife. Capture pictures of mountain views, before going back to Thessaloniki by bus in the afternoon. 

From Thessaloniki: Half-Day Canyoning Trip to Mount Olympus

From Thessaloniki: Half-Day Canyoning Trip to Mount Olympus

After pick-up in the morning from your hotel in Thessaloniki, head to the base of the Mount Olympus protected National Park. Safety brief and lesson by your instructors. Select your equipment and get ready for the mountain, before you head out. Take a short hike up to the canyon entrance and have a practical lesson on jumping, sliding and abseiling technique to get to know your equipment. Once you are ready, the day is all about having fun in the water with jumping, sliding, swimming in pools and abseiling on ropes. No experience is required as the routes have been selected to offer you a safe and fun environment suitable for all ages.

From Athens: Mt. Olympus National Park Guided Day Tour

From Athens: Mt. Olympus National Park Guided Day Tour

Be one with nature on this trip from Athens to Mount Olympus. Board a train to Katerini and see ancient and historical sites such as the site of Dion, the Platamon Castle, and the Bath of Zeus. Start your day by taking the morning train from Athens to Katerini. Be immersed in a scenic trip through mainland Greece and then meet your guide at the Litochoro station. Head over to the archaeological site of Dion where you will see where the ancient Greeks worshipped the gods of Olympus. Then, go back in time as you visit the grounds of the medieval Platamon Castle and marvel at the magnificent view of the Aegean Sea. Next, explore the natural landscape of Mount Olympus on your way to see the Bath of Zeus, which is found in the gorge of Enipeas. Finally, you will have some free time to discover the village of Litochoro and see the locals' lifestyle before boarding the train that will take you back to Athens.

From Thessaloniki: Train Trip to Meteora & Monastery Tour

From Thessaloniki: Train Trip to Meteora & Monastery Tour

Departing at 8:00AM, pass by the unique landscape as it alternates between mountains and sea. The route crosses by the foot of the mythical Mt Olympus, where in ancient times it was believed to be the residence of the 12 Gods. Next, it leads you to Palaeofarsalos train station. There you have to change trains and wait for 1 hour until you board the train that leads to Kalampaka. Here in the greater surrounding area, lies the home of the ancient tribe of Mirmidones, a group of legendary ancient warriors who had the mythical Achilles as their leader, who played an important role in the outcome of the Trojan War. In Kalambaka, arrive at approximately 12:05 PM. A guide will be there holding a signboard to welcome you and start the tour. After which, you will on-board on a luxury mini-bus drive, sit, relax and enjoy the unique landscape. Begin your tour of the Meteora monasteries. Admire the amazing Christian architecture, and discover how monasteries have been influenced over time, having existed for over 700 years. Ask the specialized guide plenty of questions and take photos at fantastic viewpoints. After the tour ends you will be transferred to Kalabaka's city center where you will have over an hour to spend under the shadow of giant rocks either having lunch or a coffee. You will get all the necessary information on how to get to the train station, which is around 5 minutes walk from the city center. You must be at the train station no later than 6:20 PM in order to catch the train back to Thessaloniki.

From Thessaloniki:Day Trip to Dion & Old Panteleimon village

From Thessaloniki:Day Trip to Dion & Old Panteleimon village

Following early morning pick-up from central Thessaloniki, journey by luxurious air-conditioned bus to the ancient sanctuary of Dion in the foothills of Mount Olympus. Upon arrival, explore the mythical home of the Greek gods with your guide for around 90 minutes. Learn more about the sanctuary, dedicated to the leader of the gods, Zeus. Marvel at artifacts from antiquity, including Greek statues, mosaic floors, and more. Then, go to the traditional village of Old Panteleimon which is traced back to the 14th century till the end of WW2, when it was abandoned. There, you will have approximately 2 hours of free time to explore the picturesque village, stroll around and discover the graphical narrow stone paved streets, the cute houses, the hidden taverns, and the coffee shops. Return to Thessaloniki at around 17:30 with memories to last a lifetime.

Katerini: Mount Olympus and Dion Minibus Tour

Katerini: Mount Olympus and Dion Minibus Tour

Experience the brilliance of these ancient sites, and see Platamon Castle and Enipeas gorge, on this 1-day tour. Immerse yourself in Greek heritage by exploring the cultural and historical side of Olympus. Enjoy pickup from the station at Katerini and head for the home of the Greek gods. Explore the archaeological site of Dion, and the medieval Platamon Castle. Hike through the the gorge of Enipeas, and encounter the famous Bathtub of Zeus. After this day of ancient history, relax in your VIP minibus with convenient drop-off back at Katerini train station.

Mount Olympus: 2-day hiking trip to Mytikas Peak

Mount Olympus: 2-day hiking trip to Mytikas Peak

We depart early on Saturday morning from Thessaloniki to Litochoro. After picking up the participants from other cities we start for the Gorcia forest location (35′). From there we start the ascent, following the route: Gortia – Petrostruga refuge – Museon Plateau. We spend the night in the refuge of the plateau "Giosos Apostolidis". The refuge has a kitchen that can offer a basic but very tasty (!!!) menu. The ascent to Mytikas (2,918m) is optional, planned for Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning, if the weather conditions allow it and for those whose physical condition allows it. The last part of the ascent to Mytikas is accompanied by the group of the mountain guide and/or the climbing instructor and we use climbing equipment (helmet, belay, rope). Those who do not wish to attempt the ascent to Mytikas can choose a visit to the nearby peak of Profitis Ilias, a walk to the shelter of Kakkalos or relax on the tallest balcony in Greece! On our return we follow the route Muses’ Plateau – Zonaria – shelter of Spilios Agapitos – Prionia. Then the bus will pick us up and we will return to Thessaloniki, making the 3 same stops as our departure (One Salonica Outlet Mall, City Center (Galerius Arch) and Kalamaria (Chilis 12). This activity requires very good physical condition and is not recommended to people with myosceletical problems or fear of heights & acrophobia. Hiking route details: Saturday: 13km / +1700m altitude difference Sunday: 12.5km / -1700m altitude difference Max group size: 30 people

Thessaloniki: Mount Olympus & Ancient Dion Private Day Trip

Thessaloniki: Mount Olympus & Ancient Dion Private Day Trip

The Archaeological Park of Dion is the most important archeological site at Mt Olympus. In the area comprised by the archeological park of Dion Sanctuaries, were found from Hellenistic and Roman periods. The Monastery is the most important Greek Orthodox monastery in the Pieria Prefecture. It is located at the Enipeas ravine at an altitude of 850 m. The original monastery, established in 1542, was destroyed by the Germans in 1943. If your are a mountain lover you will be enchanted by the impressive slopes, the lush vegetation, the picturesque wooden bridges and the large waterfall of Enipeas with its crystal clean running waters. An authentic Macedonian village with a history dating back to the 14th century is called Litochoro, and it is located along the foothills of Mount Olympus. In this picturesque you will enjoy your lunch in a local greek tavern. * Please note that the Archaeological Park of Dion is closed every Tuesday! If your prefer to book additionally a professional licensed English speaking guide let us know during your booking.

Pieria: Guided Hiking Tour in Enipeas Gorge of Mount Olympus

Pieria: Guided Hiking Tour in Enipeas Gorge of Mount Olympus

Embark on a 12-kilometer hike from Prionia through the gorge of Enipeas all the way to the village of Litochoro. Immerse in the mystical wonders of Mount Olympus with its entrancing waterfalls, dense nature and time-honored wooden bridges. Encounter the bathtub of Zeus, the Old Monastery of Agios Dionysios, and a hidden cave. Benefit from pickups from convenient meeting points in the Dion-Olympos area. Begin your tour at the parking lot of Prionia where your private minibus will drop you off. From there, enter the gorge of Enipeas and hike to the first point of interest, the bathtub of Zeus and its small waterfall. Continue your guided hike through the gorge of Enipeas, crossing over wooden bridges. Spot several small waterfalls on the way. Follow the trail all the way to the monastery of Agios Dionysios, the most important monastery in all of Pieria. Carry on your Enipeas tour with a visit to a set of twin waterfalls and a cave, found within the rock formations of Mount Olympus. This hike from has several ups and downs but is an easy trail to follow. Conclude the hike upon reaching Myloi in Litochoro.

Istanbul: Busra & Mount Olympus Guided Tour with Cable Car

Istanbul: Busra & Mount Olympus Guided Tour with Cable Car

What do you think about to see the cultural heritage of Bursa, the first capital of the Ottoman Empire? If your answer is yes, Bursa is one of the best places to learn about the history and culture of the Ottoman Empire. First, our vehicle will pick you up from your hotel in Istanbul in the early hours of the morning. Later, we will take the ferry from Yalova and arrive in Bursa, the old cultural capital, after a pleasant journey that lasts for a few hours. Afterwards, we will gather strength to start our tour with Bursa’s famous traditional “Iskender kebab.” After the meal, our Bursa tour will start by climbing the cable car to the top of Uludağ (Mount Olympos). Next, we will visit the Ulu Mosque, Green Tomb, Green Mosque, Green Mausoleum, Grand Mosque (Ulucamii), Silk Market, respectively. Finally, we will end our tour with the 600 year old Inkaya tree. You can sip a nice tea in the cafe under the shade of this great tree. After resting, we will set off to return to Istanbul.

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From Thessaloniki: Day Trip to Dion and Mount Olympus

From Thessaloniki: Day Trip to Dion and Mount Olympus

Discover the archaeological park of Dion and Mount Olympus on this tour from Thessaloniki. Travel in an airconditioned bus and take a nature hike along the Enipeas river to admire views of the Enipeas gorge.  Depart from a centrally-located meeting point in Thessaloniki and head to the archaeological park of Dion. Take some free time to explore the exterior archaeological site.  Purchase a ticket to the site to see the Hellenistic-era theatre which was known for hosting plays by the ancient philosopher Euripides in the past and now hosts the Olympus Festival. Visit the museum of Dion to see statues and admire mosaic work in of the House of Dionysus. Stop to purchase lunch in one of the traditional restaurants in the village before continuing to Olympus. Uncover the secrets of the mythological house of the 12 Greek gods.  Take a short trek through the foothills of the mountain. Go along the Enipeas gorge and keep any eye out for local wildlife. Capture pictures of mountain views, before going back to Thessaloniki by bus in the afternoon. 

From Thessaloniki: Half-Day Canyoning Trip to Mount Olympus

From Thessaloniki: Half-Day Canyoning Trip to Mount Olympus

After pick-up in the morning from your hotel in Thessaloniki, head to the base of the Mount Olympus protected National Park. Safety brief and lesson by your instructors. Select your equipment and get ready for the mountain, before you head out. Take a short hike up to the canyon entrance and have a practical lesson on jumping, sliding and abseiling technique to get to know your equipment. Once you are ready, the day is all about having fun in the water with jumping, sliding, swimming in pools and abseiling on ropes. No experience is required as the routes have been selected to offer you a safe and fun environment suitable for all ages.

From Athens: Mt. Olympus National Park Guided Day Tour

From Athens: Mt. Olympus National Park Guided Day Tour

Be one with nature on this trip from Athens to Mount Olympus. Board a train to Katerini and see ancient and historical sites such as the site of Dion, the Platamon Castle, and the Bath of Zeus. Start your day by taking the morning train from Athens to Katerini. Be immersed in a scenic trip through mainland Greece and then meet your guide at the Litochoro station. Head over to the archaeological site of Dion where you will see where the ancient Greeks worshipped the gods of Olympus. Then, go back in time as you visit the grounds of the medieval Platamon Castle and marvel at the magnificent view of the Aegean Sea. Next, explore the natural landscape of Mount Olympus on your way to see the Bath of Zeus, which is found in the gorge of Enipeas. Finally, you will have some free time to discover the village of Litochoro and see the locals' lifestyle before boarding the train that will take you back to Athens.

From Thessaloniki: Train Trip to Meteora & Monastery Tour

From Thessaloniki: Train Trip to Meteora & Monastery Tour

Departing at 8:00AM, pass by the unique landscape as it alternates between mountains and sea. The route crosses by the foot of the mythical Mt Olympus, where in ancient times it was believed to be the residence of the 12 Gods. Next, it leads you to Palaeofarsalos train station. There you have to change trains and wait for 1 hour until you board the train that leads to Kalampaka. Here in the greater surrounding area, lies the home of the ancient tribe of Mirmidones, a group of legendary ancient warriors who had the mythical Achilles as their leader, who played an important role in the outcome of the Trojan War. In Kalambaka, arrive at approximately 12:05 PM. A guide will be there holding a signboard to welcome you and start the tour. After which, you will on-board on a luxury mini-bus drive, sit, relax and enjoy the unique landscape. Begin your tour of the Meteora monasteries. Admire the amazing Christian architecture, and discover how monasteries have been influenced over time, having existed for over 700 years. Ask the specialized guide plenty of questions and take photos at fantastic viewpoints. After the tour ends you will be transferred to Kalabaka's city center where you will have over an hour to spend under the shadow of giant rocks either having lunch or a coffee. You will get all the necessary information on how to get to the train station, which is around 5 minutes walk from the city center. You must be at the train station no later than 6:20 PM in order to catch the train back to Thessaloniki.

From Thessaloniki:Day Trip to Dion & Old Panteleimon village

From Thessaloniki:Day Trip to Dion & Old Panteleimon village

Following early morning pick-up from central Thessaloniki, journey by luxurious air-conditioned bus to the ancient sanctuary of Dion in the foothills of Mount Olympus. Upon arrival, explore the mythical home of the Greek gods with your guide for around 90 minutes. Learn more about the sanctuary, dedicated to the leader of the gods, Zeus. Marvel at artifacts from antiquity, including Greek statues, mosaic floors, and more. Then, go to the traditional village of Old Panteleimon which is traced back to the 14th century till the end of WW2, when it was abandoned. There, you will have approximately 2 hours of free time to explore the picturesque village, stroll around and discover the graphical narrow stone paved streets, the cute houses, the hidden taverns, and the coffee shops. Return to Thessaloniki at around 17:30 with memories to last a lifetime.

Katerini: Mount Olympus and Dion Minibus Tour

Katerini: Mount Olympus and Dion Minibus Tour

Experience the brilliance of these ancient sites, and see Platamon Castle and Enipeas gorge, on this 1-day tour. Immerse yourself in Greek heritage by exploring the cultural and historical side of Olympus. Enjoy pickup from the station at Katerini and head for the home of the Greek gods. Explore the archaeological site of Dion, and the medieval Platamon Castle. Hike through the the gorge of Enipeas, and encounter the famous Bathtub of Zeus. After this day of ancient history, relax in your VIP minibus with convenient drop-off back at Katerini train station.

Mount Olympus: 2-day hiking trip to Mytikas Peak

Mount Olympus: 2-day hiking trip to Mytikas Peak

We depart early on Saturday morning from Thessaloniki to Litochoro. After picking up the participants from other cities we start for the Gorcia forest location (35′). From there we start the ascent, following the route: Gortia – Petrostruga refuge – Museon Plateau. We spend the night in the refuge of the plateau "Giosos Apostolidis". The refuge has a kitchen that can offer a basic but very tasty (!!!) menu. The ascent to Mytikas (2,918m) is optional, planned for Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning, if the weather conditions allow it and for those whose physical condition allows it. The last part of the ascent to Mytikas is accompanied by the group of the mountain guide and/or the climbing instructor and we use climbing equipment (helmet, belay, rope). Those who do not wish to attempt the ascent to Mytikas can choose a visit to the nearby peak of Profitis Ilias, a walk to the shelter of Kakkalos or relax on the tallest balcony in Greece! On our return we follow the route Muses’ Plateau – Zonaria – shelter of Spilios Agapitos – Prionia. Then the bus will pick us up and we will return to Thessaloniki, making the 3 same stops as our departure (One Salonica Outlet Mall, City Center (Galerius Arch) and Kalamaria (Chilis 12). This activity requires very good physical condition and is not recommended to people with myosceletical problems or fear of heights & acrophobia. Hiking route details: Saturday: 13km / +1700m altitude difference Sunday: 12.5km / -1700m altitude difference Max group size: 30 people

Thessaloniki: Mount Olympus & Ancient Dion Private Day Trip

Thessaloniki: Mount Olympus & Ancient Dion Private Day Trip

The Archaeological Park of Dion is the most important archeological site at Mt Olympus. In the area comprised by the archeological park of Dion Sanctuaries, were found from Hellenistic and Roman periods. The Monastery is the most important Greek Orthodox monastery in the Pieria Prefecture. It is located at the Enipeas ravine at an altitude of 850 m. The original monastery, established in 1542, was destroyed by the Germans in 1943. If your are a mountain lover you will be enchanted by the impressive slopes, the lush vegetation, the picturesque wooden bridges and the large waterfall of Enipeas with its crystal clean running waters. An authentic Macedonian village with a history dating back to the 14th century is called Litochoro, and it is located along the foothills of Mount Olympus. In this picturesque you will enjoy your lunch in a local greek tavern. * Please note that the Archaeological Park of Dion is closed every Tuesday! If your prefer to book additionally a professional licensed English speaking guide let us know during your booking.

Pieria: Guided Hiking Tour in Enipeas Gorge of Mount Olympus

Pieria: Guided Hiking Tour in Enipeas Gorge of Mount Olympus

Embark on a 12-kilometer hike from Prionia through the gorge of Enipeas all the way to the village of Litochoro. Immerse in the mystical wonders of Mount Olympus with its entrancing waterfalls, dense nature and time-honored wooden bridges. Encounter the bathtub of Zeus, the Old Monastery of Agios Dionysios, and a hidden cave. Benefit from pickups from convenient meeting points in the Dion-Olympos area. Begin your tour at the parking lot of Prionia where your private minibus will drop you off. From there, enter the gorge of Enipeas and hike to the first point of interest, the bathtub of Zeus and its small waterfall. Continue your guided hike through the gorge of Enipeas, crossing over wooden bridges. Spot several small waterfalls on the way. Follow the trail all the way to the monastery of Agios Dionysios, the most important monastery in all of Pieria. Carry on your Enipeas tour with a visit to a set of twin waterfalls and a cave, found within the rock formations of Mount Olympus. This hike from has several ups and downs but is an easy trail to follow. Conclude the hike upon reaching Myloi in Litochoro.

Istanbul: Busra & Mount Olympus Guided Tour with Cable Car

Istanbul: Busra & Mount Olympus Guided Tour with Cable Car

What do you think about to see the cultural heritage of Bursa, the first capital of the Ottoman Empire? If your answer is yes, Bursa is one of the best places to learn about the history and culture of the Ottoman Empire. First, our vehicle will pick you up from your hotel in Istanbul in the early hours of the morning. Later, we will take the ferry from Yalova and arrive in Bursa, the old cultural capital, after a pleasant journey that lasts for a few hours. Afterwards, we will gather strength to start our tour with Bursa’s famous traditional “Iskender kebab.” After the meal, our Bursa tour will start by climbing the cable car to the top of Uludağ (Mount Olympos). Next, we will visit the Ulu Mosque, Green Tomb, Green Mosque, Green Mausoleum, Grand Mosque (Ulucamii), Silk Market, respectively. Finally, we will end our tour with the 600 year old Inkaya tree. You can sip a nice tea in the cafe under the shade of this great tree. After resting, we will set off to return to Istanbul.

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