Private Day Trip: Philippi, Kavala & Ammolofi

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Private Day Trip: Philippi, Kavala & Ammolofi

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Overview

Discover Ancient Philippi and Visit the beautiful city of Kavala with Ottoman treasures, Byzantine walls and a lively harbour. Finish your day trip letting yourself go at Ammolofi beach bars.


About this activity

Duration: 8-hour private tour

Tour type: Private - Private Day Trip: Philippi, Kavala & Ammolofi

Points of interest: Philippi archaeological site, Kavala city, Ammolofi beach

Starting point: From Thessaloniki (your Hotel, airport, port)

Tour Escort or Licensed Guide: Upon request (extra charge)

Type of vehicle: Luxury Mercedes-Benz Minibus/Minivan/Sedan fully A/C

Free cancellation up to 48 hours before activity starts


Tour Description

Admire the Lion of Amfipolis (duration 10 minutes)

Our first stop is the "Lion of Amfipolis". The monument was originally located on the top of the Great Tomb at Amphipolis and at some time in the past was moved to its current location, several km. away from the Tomb site.

Discover the Archaeological site of Philippi (duration 1 hour)

Next you visit the Archaeological site of Philippi – UNESCO World Heritage Site. The ancient city was found by Alexander's the Great father, where you shall visit the Basilica, the theatre, the Roman Forum, the cell where Apostle Paul was imprisoned but also the Octagon Church- the first Chirstian church of Europe.

Visit Kavala City (duration 2 hours)

You visit Kavala city where for centuries Byzantines, Ottomans, Jews, merchants, tobacco workers, refugees and intellectuals mingled and prospered. Here in Macedonia, the sea-routes encountered the East-West axis, cross-fertilising both. See the tobacco warehouses and elegant neoclassical buildings recall the city’s glorious past and then enjoy the present with a meal and a drink in its lively centre under the eye of the city’s castle or around the port.

Relax in Ammolofi Beach (duration 2 hours)

You have the chance to relax in Ammolofi beach and have drinks and refreshments at the beach bars. Return to Thessaloniki at the afternoon.

* Please note that the Archaeological Site of Philippi is CLOSED every Tuesday! If your prefer to book additionally a professional licensed English speaking guide let us know during your booking.

* *The above sample itinerary can and will be tailored according to your preferences and needs in order to include or exclude additional spots as long as the total duration of our tour remains up to 10 hours. Upon demand, you may as well extend your tour-schedule. So whether you have something in mind or would like your driver- guide to take the lead and make recommendations, feel free to make a request about it – Your wish is our command!!

** *Please keep in mind that anytime you feel hungry there will always be a place in the course of our tour to grab a snack. Otherwise, our tour may incorporate a lunch break at a local restaurant to taste and experience the traditional food.


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Includes

Round-trip transportation
English-speaking driver
Basic travel insurance
Bottle of water
Mobile phone charger

Entrance fees to attractions (if any), but can be purchased on the spot
Wine Tasting (optional)
Lunch, refreshments
Multilanguage escort (upon request)


Important information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infant baby seats available
Most travelers can participate


Prices

Your Group Size Total Group Price Booking Deposit Balance
1-3 Guests 360€ 72€ 288€
4-8 Guests 440€ 88€ 352€
9-14 Guests 540€ 108€ 432€
15-19 Guests 826€ 165.2€ 660.8€
20+ Guests Contact us for a quote

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