Since the middle of the fourteenth century, over twenty monasteries have been built at the top of Meteora, a precipitous rock formation of pillars and cliffs that looms over the Greek countryside. Only six remain today; on this tour, you’ll visit two perched atop these ‘columns of the sky’. Spend your morning in close encounter with these marvels of faith and architectural prowess, then take the afternoon to explore Kalabaka, the town at the foot of the pillars.
View Meteora’s UNESCO-listed monasteries on this private full-day tour from Halkidiki, without worrying about transportation. Built on high pinnacles between the 14th and 16th centuries, several monasteries welcome visitors to absorb their history and religious treasures; and admire the views. Relax on the scenic drive through northern Greece; visit your choice of the open monasteries such as the Holy Trinity; and enjoy lunch (own expense) beneath the rocks before returning.
Experience the rich historical legacy of Thessaloniki during this private walking tour led by a local archaeologist. Discover a variety of UNESCO World Heritage monuments from the Byzantine and Roman eras, visit the famous White Tower, and step back in time at the Greek Agora and Roman Forum. A private guide and a snack are included.
Get to know Greece’s second-largest city on this private 3-hour tour of Thessaloniki. Admire landmarks such as the White Tower, the Arch of Galerius, and Hagia Sofia church; gaze out over the city from atop the medieval city walls; and visit the Archaeological Museum (optional; entrance fees not included). Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Discover the captivating clifftop monasteries of Meteora on a full-day tour from Thessaloniki. With a name that means ‘suspended in the air,’ Meteora is one of the most striking architectural sites in Greece thanks to its sky-high community of Orthodox retreats and many-layered past dating back to prehistoric times. Travel to the UNESCO-listed site with a private guide for an unforgettable tour of this natural and cultural treasure. Price is per vehicle, based on a maximum of three passengers.
Wine experts and novices alike will love a full-day private wineries tour of northern Greece. Your exclusive excursion from Thessaloniki begins with convenient hotel pickup. Then head to the region's top vineyards comfortably by private transportation. Enjoy the company of your personal guide, while you taste Xinomavro, Malagouzia, and other iconic Greek wines. Visit with winemakers to learn about the wine making process. Finally, unwind during your return journey to the city.
UNESCO World Heritage Site. A worldwide unique geological phenomenon. Impressive mysterious monasteries built on huge sandstone cliffs. Originally access was only possible via winches and rope ladders. First there are stairs in 1925.With German and English speaking driver and companion.
Meteora is a one of its kind location on Earth. Its a phenomenal rock formation that is a must visit. The Christian Orthodox monasteries on the top of the rocks are unique as well. Visiting Meteora is a great both travelling and religious experience. SKG bus transfers & tours offers private trips to Meteora, starting from Thessaloniki area. Our tour is strictly private and also customizable as per our passengers instructions. Your driver and guide is a level 6 Google local guide.Minimum persons 1 - maximum persons 8
Escape the crowds and sail the Mediterranean waters. Discover isolated coves, explore hidden beaches, and relax aboard the boat while your professional skipper guides your tour. See locations you won’t find in your guidebook or access by car. Choose a half-day or full-day sailing excursion on a luxury yacht, or book a 4-hour evening boat party for a special occasion.
The coastal scenery off Thessaloniki is considered among the finest in Greece, but the only way to fully appreciate the views is from the waves. On this private boat tour, cruise from Thermaikos Bay to Navagio Beach with your captain, and admire uninterrupted views over the shoreline. With wine and soft drinks on board, soak up the rays and enjoy free time to swim and snorkel at your leisure.
The Greek port city of Thessaloniki is known for its magnificent Byzantine and Ottoman-era monuments, but many travelers never explore beyond the historic sites. On this tour, discover the city through the eyes of a Thessaloniki local and enjoy a personalized itinerary custom-made for you. Your ‘Lokafyer’ guide is no typical tour guide—instead, they will show you around the city like a friend; take you to the museums, markets, and neighborhoods that they know and love; and give you tips on where to eat, drink, and shop in the city.
Half day city tour to visit the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki with its gold and silver treasures and many other finds of the area of Central Macedonia, the famous UNESCO monument of the Rotonda, walk by the White Tower, the Roman Forum and the Arch of Galerius and visit the basilika of St. Demetrios, patron saint of the city. Your qualified guide, Efi will explain everything about her home town. Get a taste of the second biggest city of Greece with its rich history, lots of monuments, views, great gastronomy and sea breeze on the waterfront
This a Jewish Heritage walking tour in Thessaloniki's city centre, where the main Jewish community used to live and work for centuries. Although not much of the old buildings is nowadays preserved in this neighbourhood, due to the terrible fire of 1917 and the World War II distructions, the Jewish Community of Thessaloniki has tried to show and renovate the main sites related to the Jewish Heritage.This tour can be done in the mornings only, when the sites are open until 14.00 - not on Saturdays.A longer tour can also be arranged out of the city centre upon request by private transportation to see the east-side of the city with the old Jewish villas of the early 20th century, the new Jewish cemetery on the west-end and also the old railway station, known for the Holocaust deportation of 50.000 Jews by the Nazis by trains.
Instead of taking a chance on the Thessaloniki taxis or catching a bus with your heavy luggage, get from the airport to the city without any fuss or strain with this one-way private transfer. Drive direct from your terminal to your inner-city hotel in a private luxury vehicle. If you’re arriving by cruise ship or train instead of airplane, no problem – private one-way transfers are also available from Thessaloniki’s cruise ship terminal or central railway station.
Spend a day in true Greek style: sailing on a yacht around the the 'legs' of Halkidiki Sithonia and Kassandra. Make your way to Spalathronisia islands. Explore some secret caves and coves and indulge in a traditional meal in a tavern on the Sithonia peninsula. Limited to just nine guests, the tour ensures you'll receive lots of personalized attention.
Thessalonoki’s downtown waterfront is a bustling hub of public life, and a favorite spot for Thessalonians to meet and play. Sometimes its liveliness can detract from its beauty, however. On this sailing tour, frame Greece’s hippest city differently, creating a little distance between you and the crowds on the waterfront and the breakwater. Take some stunning photos and enjoy some of the city’s best-loved landmarks from a new angle.
Night photo shoot in the center of Thessaloniki. Portrait photo shoot in the night for amazing portrait photo shoot in the center Thessaloniki. Walking around the center of town and doing night photo shoot
Experience Byzantine Thessaloniki with us, the SKG BUS! Private, full day tours to historical Thessaloniki are offered for up to 8 persons.Thessaloniki, Greece’s second city was established at 315 BC in the Hellenic era and is mainly linked to its Byzantine heritage.The city is often referred to as an open-air Byzantine museum, as its Byzantine, Post – Byzantine and Ottoman monuments, have been declared as historical landmark monuments. Out tour covers all fifteen of the Early Christian – Byzantine monuments that were included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1988.City walls with gates and fortifications of a total perimeter of 8km. where city’s great history is well recorded The Heptapyrgion fort that stands at the highest point of the Acropolis and White tower, city’s landmark are also included.Rotonda monument. Osios David churchAgios Dimitrios churchPanagia Aheropiitos churchAgia Sofia churchPanagia Halkeon church Byzantine bathAgios Pantelimon church And more...
There’s no complete visit of Thessaloniki, if you haven’t tasted the local delicacies and visited the traditional food market in the city center.This walking tour lasts 4 hours with many beraks and photo stops.Take your time to enjoy it! It gives you a sample of the city’s famous snacks, coffee, sweets, meze, tsipouro schnapps. Everything is carefully planned for your own degustation, to see, visit and shop in places the locals do. The stops and delicacies we try can be adjusted to your own taste and food preferences into a tailor-made tour for you.This food tour is better to be started not too early, so that partticipants have some time after breakfast to get hungry! If you prefer to skip breakfast where you stay and have some during the tour, then earlier time can be privately arranged after the tour booking.This tour does not run on Sundays or public holidays, when the food market is closed.
See Thessaloniki from a totally different perspective, away from the crowds and the noise of a bustling metropolis and relax. Enjoy a drink while listening to the sounds of the waves and the wind or marvel at the moon rising from the sea after a romantic sunset.The unique view of Mount Olympus during the SunsetLocal Traditional dishes on board with ouzo (optional)Learn how to handle the ropesGet a quick tour guide of the city from the sea
This is a unique tour, to meet areas outside Thessaloniki like Edessa and Loutra Pozar (Loutraki) where you will have a healing hot bath session, included in the price.You will be guided by an English speaking local guide and you will taste some delicious local tastes at your lunch, all included in the price. Photoshooting is also included in the price of this tour. After the end of the tour, you will receive a photoset from the best happy moments of the day in your e-mail. So do not forget to fill in your e-mail address when reserving with us! You may also find more tours and activities in Greece on our webpagePlease bring your smile and the nice vibes :)
Who doesn’t love the sunset? We have seen countless sunsets during our lives but how often have we immersed ourselves in their magic spell? We know how to set an atmosphere to have you gaze in awe.The sunset on Babasails Yachts will be an experience hard to forget. The colors are wonderful and the scenery almost unreal. Most recommended for a romantic date as well as a relaxing closure for your day that will leave you with a warm feeling in your heart.
You will experience a mountain hike between olive groves and pine forests with a beautiful view of the Aegean Sea.We start our hike in the traditional mountain village "Parthenonas". From the village there is a wide view over the Toronian Gulf with the small island Kelyfos up to the peninsula Kassandra. On the original hiking trails over the mountain "Dragoudeli" we can always enjoy fantastic views of the sea. Our hike ends in the beautiful harbor town of "Neos Marmaras".On request, visit to the Folklore Museum in Parthenonas (1 EUR entry, not included in the price)Altitude difference: from 350 m to 0 mClaim: intermediate