Set out on a magical journey through time visiting Pella,the glorious kingdom of ancient Macedonia and Vergina, the ancient first capital of the Kingdom of Macedonia.
Departure early in the morning for the village of Pella, the birthplace of Alexander the Great, and visit the archaeological site and the museum. The excavations have brought to light the interesting findings of the ancient Pella, exhibited at the local museum. You will certainly be impressed by the outstanding mosaic floors that used to decorate Pella’ grand mansions – the most famous are the ones depicting the Abduction of Helen, Rapture, the Amazonomachy (the battle of Amazons), and the Deer Hunt.
Departure to Vergina, the ancient capital of the Macedonian Kingdom, where nowadays is one of the most beautiful museums of Greece. Visit of the Vergina archaeological museum, which contains the royal tomb of King Phillip the 2nd, Alexander the Great’s father, along with golden and other artefacts of an incredible beauty and value.
You’ll return to Thessaloniki late in the afternoon.
Ticket type: E-Ticket
E-ticket: Show the ticket on your mobile device to enjoy the activity.
Pick up service from Thessaloniki central meeting points. Clients have to call 24h before to reconfirm the pick up point and time.
End point: Same as the starting point
Thursday, 08:30 – 18:00
Guide type: Guide
Tips type: Optional