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  1. Greece
  2. Central Macedonia
  3. Thessaloniki
  4. Mount Athos

Thessaloniki: Aristotle's Birthplace and Mt. Athos Cruise

Product ID: 134382
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Experience the natural beauty of Halkidiki and its traditional villages and ancient towns on an amazing cruise along the coast of Mt. Athos from Ouranopolis. See the famous monasteries from the water and more.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pick-up possible from the lobby of centrally located hotels in Thessaloniki, or from a nearby location on arrangement.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the quaint villages, stunning landscapes and beautiful lakes of Halkidiki
  • See the famous monasteries of Mt. Athos from the water on an amazing cruise
  • Visit the birthplace of the philosopher Aristotle
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at centrally located hotels in Thessaloniki, and then journey by bus towards the village of Ouranopolis. Pass beautiful Lake Volvi and Lake Koroneia on the way to the birthplace of the philosopher Aristotle in the ancient city of Stagira, where you will take a guided tour of the ruins on arrival.

Continue to Ouranopolis to embark on a cruise along the coast of Halkidiki and marvel at Mt. Athos and its miraculous monasteries from the water. Learn more about this important center of the Eastern Orthodox religion for over 1,800 years.

Hear about the history and cultural importance of the complex, and appreciate the natural beauty of the holy mountain's mysterious setting. Get some free time for lunch or to go for a walk in the village after your cruise, and then head back towards Thessaloniki via the pretty village of Arnea.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and transportation by bus with bilingual guide
  • Boat cruise
What’s Not Included
  • Optional tips
  • Personal expenses
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
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MTM dmc Ltd

Product ID: 134382