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Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki

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Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki

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Overview

Immerse yourself in the world of Alexander the Great and Greek history during this full-day, guided tour that visits archeological sites, tombs, and includes a traditional Greek lunch. Learn about regional history and culture from Ancient Greece through the Byzantie era to modern-day Greece and see the Mecedonian plain stretched out before you.
  • Visit the Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai in Vergina
  • Eat a typical Greek lunch of homemade dishes in Vergina
  • Tour archeological sites throughout Pella
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Transportation to and from the Museum of Vergina and Pella.
English-speaking trip attendant.
Basic travel insurance (during transportation)
Entry tickets to the Museum of Vergina (12€ during summer season; 6 during winter season)
The cost of the lunch at the restaurant
Entry tickets to archaeological site of Pella (8€ during summer season; 4 during winter season)

Departure Point

Thessaloniki 546 21, Greece

In the entrance of White Tower at 08:00

Departure Time

8:00 AM

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Leof. Meg. Alexandrou 2, Thessaloniki 546 40, Greece

In the entrance of Makedonia Palace Hotel at 08:05

Departure Time

8:00 AM

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Departure Point

Egnatia 78, Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece

Aristotelous square and Egnatia square in front of Statue of Eleftherios Venizelos at 08:15

Departure Time

8:00 AM

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Monastiriou 16, Thessaloniki 546 29, Greece

In the entrance of Capsis Hotel at 08:20

Departure Time

8:00 AM

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26is Oktovriou 48, Thessaloniki 546 27, Greece

In the entrance of the Met Hotel at 08:25

Departure Time

8:00 AM

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Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Our trip attendant shall wear clothing with the AMMON Express marking so that he will be recognisable easily.
  • You should be at the departure points exactly at the time indicated in the schedule. The bus cannot remain at designated stops, except for boarding.
  • Free entry to the Museum of Vergina is available to the students of Universities, Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent institutes of EU countries by showing their student ID, and to young people up to the age of 19 by showing their ID card
  • Reduced entry to the Museum of Vergina (€ 6) is available to all citizens of the EU aged over 65, by showing their ID card or passport, as well as students from countries outside the EU.
  • Free entry to the Museum of Pella is available to the students of Universities, Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent institutes of EU countries by showing their student ID, and to young people up to the age of 18 by showing their ID card.
  • We wish you a pleasant excursion and have fun!
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Ammon Express
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki?
A:The policy on face masks and attendee health is:

  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki.
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What is the policy on sanitization during Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Full Day Trip to Vergina and Pella from Thessaloniki.

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star-4
Great small group tour
Marcus_P
, Oct 2019
Pick up as advertised. The driver/guide was knowledgeable, but the fact that the sites don't allow local guides meant that he was rather limited in how much he could impart. 45 Euros quite expensive when it didn't include cost of entry to sites/museums. Still, a good day.
star-2
Disappointing trip
Suprio_G
, Oct 2019
The tour guide was very poor. Never accompanied us at any location, although we found all groups with an accompaning guide. Went on repeating endlessly how time was short so he cannot join us at the sites or museums. Told us to save time he will explain the things in the bus...but never did. Forced upon us a long political discourse on how bad is North Macedonia. We are touring and political lectures are completely unacceptable and the tour bus is not the place for it!!!
star-5
Excellent trip with detailed explanation
Allyson_C
, Jun 2019
Fascinating tour of Pella and Vergina. Particularly enjoyed seeing the tomb and artefacts in the tomb of Philip II The guide was knowledgeable and thorough
star-5
Great guide
Andreas F
, Jan 2019
The whole tour was planned superbly, we had enough time in each museum to look around and take pictures and even if the archeological site was closed because of the bad weather we could stop outside to get some explanations and take and overall look of the site.
star-4
Oud Macedonië.
Koen_D
, Jan 2020
Zowel Pella als Vergina zeer interessant. Geeft goed begrip van ontstaan en opkomst van Macedonië. Indrukwekkend om te lopen waar Alexander de Grote opgroeide (Pella) en om de tombe van zijn vader te zien (Vergina).
star-5
Muy completa
Nomad43858532110
, Jul 2019
Estuvo muy bien, fueron muy puntuales al recogernos en el punto de salida. George el guía muy simpático y se notaba que la historia le gusta lo trasmitia mientras explicaba. En Pella nos faltó un poco de tiempo, pero con el calor que hacía, casi se agradeció.

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