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Highlights of Vergina
Thessaloniki Shore Trip - Highlights of Vergina


 
This 4 Hour Private Shore Excursion Includes:
  • Meet at the Port or your Hotel in Thessaloniki
  • Private English Speaking Licensed Guide
  • Round Trip Transportation in Private Vehicle
  • Included Interior Visits- Site and Museum of Vergina
Please Note: The prices shown below are not valid on Sundays or local National Holidays. If your only day in this city is Sunday, please Contact Us for pricing and availability.

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Tour Number:
GTHES-03

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2 People - $216 Per Person (Private Tour)
3 People - $256 Per Person (Private Tour)
4 People - $196 Per Person (Private Tour)
5 People - $160 Per Person (Private Tour)
6 People - $136 Per Person (Private Tour)
7 People - $118 Per Person (Private Tour)
8 People - $106 Per Person (Private Tour)
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TOUR DESCRIPTION MORE INFO
 
Type: Antiquities, Free Time
Length: 4 Hours
Walking: Difficult
Mobility: No wheelchairs
Guide: Licensed Guide
Language: English

Thessaloniki Shore Excursion - This half day tour is an excellent option if you are interested in Greek history and art but only have a half day available. You will visit Vergina, known as ancient Aegae, the first capital of ancient Macedonia.

After meeting you guide you drive to Vergina. Today the small village is world renowned because of the discovery of the Royal Tombs of Macedonian Kings. Your tour includes a visit to the palace ruins believed to be the home of King Philip II and his son Alexander the Great.

The highlight is a visit the exhibition of the Royal Tombs including treasures found in them. Your guide will show you the tomb of Phillip II and interpret what you are seeing in a way that will make the ancient seem new again. You'll feast your eyes on masterpieces of ancient Greek art dating back to the 4th century B.C.

After your tour you'll have 30 minutes free time before driving back to the pier in Thessaloniki.

If you cannot find what you are looking for, our Thessaloniki tours and Thessaloniki Shore Excursions can also be customized to fit your needs. If you have a larger group, we can offer you a private Thessaloniki tour using a mid-size bus or full size coach. Please contact us with any questions or to receive a customized quote.
Shore Trip Timing - The shore excursion times are approximate based on your interests and traffic conditions.
  • Meet Guide and drive to Vergina - 1 Hour
  • Guided visit of the archaeological site and museum- 1.5 Hours
  • Free time in Vergina - 30 Minutes
  • Return to the pier in Thessaloniki - 1 Hour