Northern Greece Travel

Greece Northern Mainland Travel

If you're looking for the cultural capital of Greece, Thessaloniki should be your go-to destination. Heading further north, you can explore Macedonia, the Greek region where Alexander the Great was born. Bask in hot springs sprinkled throughout the countryside in Greece's northern mainland and take some time to explore the picturesque slate villages of Zagorohoria and Metsovo and to taste some local delicacies, like stifado and kleftiko.
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Tours in Greece Northern Mainland

Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour

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$40
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Our Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour takes you on a journey through Greece's second city through its rich and less-known food scene. The tour is led by our insider local expert with small groups for an intimate experience. You'll visit Kapani Market and Modiano Market, tasting local cheeses, sweet treats, other delicacies, as well, of course, as fresh coffee, whilst diving into the culture of the city. Later, explore Athonos Square, where local craftsmen work and sell their trades, and understand more about the many faces of Thessaloniki. Our Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour is available with guaranteed departures.

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Greek Cooking Class in Thessaloniki

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$40
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Our Greek Cooking Class in Thessaloniki is an intimate experience in the heart of the city, limited to a maximum of 15 participants to maximize the interaction and minimize interruptions. Help the chefs as they create a traditional feast, learn how to replicate the dishes at home, and learn more about the unique food of this region. This tour is available every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and leaves with guaranteed completion.

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Byzantine Walking Tour in Thessaloniki

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$45
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Friday

Our Byzantine Walking Tour in Thessaloniki takes you into the captivating past of Byzantine Thessaloniki on a winding walk through this historic city. See religious monuments and historic churches, marvelous mosaics and intricate murals with the guidance of a local expert archaeologist. This tour is available every day and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Meteora’s Hermit Cave Half Day Hiking Tour

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$49
Per Person
Starts in Kastraki VillageAvailable Every day (February to October)

Our Meteora's Hermit Cave Half Day Hiking Tour is perfect if you're looking to head into the rugged terrain, away from Greece's gentle coastline. This half day hiking tour to the Meteora hermit caves offers you a chance to travel to another time and place while venturing away from the bustling cities and beaches. Delve into the caves and their chapels, gaze out over craggy hills that surround this storied monastic community. Revel in the solitude and quiet of this holy site before heading back to civilization.

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Pozar Thermal Springs and Edessa Tour from Thessaloniki

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$65
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Our Pozar Thermal Springs and Edessa Tour from Thessaloniki is a relaxing escape from the bustle of modern life as you soak in healing thermal waters of Pozar and step back into history as you walk ancient streets through Edessa with an archaeologist to guide you. You'll walk beneath the highest waterfalls in the Balkans and taste regional delicacies as you drive through this beautiful region. This tour is available every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Kerkini Lake Eco Tour from Thessaloniki

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$65
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (varies seasonally)

Our Kerkini Lake Eco Tour from Thessaloniki plunges you into the verdant and otherworldly landscape of Kerkini Lake National Park on a comprehensive tour through its incredible wetlands. Visit a local farm to learn about traditional agriculture, enjoy regional flavors, and admire the varied wildlife in this key nature preserve. This tour is available every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Tours from Greece Northern Mainland

Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour

From
$40
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Our Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour takes you on a journey through Greece's second city through its rich and less-known food scene. The tour is led by our insider local expert with small groups for an intimate experience. You'll visit Kapani Market and Modiano Market, tasting local cheeses, sweet treats, other delicacies, as well, of course, as fresh coffee, whilst diving into the culture of the city. Later, explore Athonos Square, where local craftsmen work and sell their trades, and understand more about the many faces of Thessaloniki. Our Thessaloniki Food Walking Tour is available with guaranteed departures.

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Greek Cooking Class in Thessaloniki

From
$40
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Our Greek Cooking Class in Thessaloniki is an intimate experience in the heart of the city, limited to a maximum of 15 participants to maximize the interaction and minimize interruptions. Help the chefs as they create a traditional feast, learn how to replicate the dishes at home, and learn more about the unique food of this region. This tour is available every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and leaves with guaranteed completion.

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Pozar Thermal Springs and Edessa Tour from Thessaloniki

From
$65
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Our Pozar Thermal Springs and Edessa Tour from Thessaloniki is a relaxing escape from the bustle of modern life as you soak in healing thermal waters of Pozar and step back into history as you walk ancient streets through Edessa with an archaeologist to guide you. You'll walk beneath the highest waterfalls in the Balkans and taste regional delicacies as you drive through this beautiful region. This tour is available every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Mount Olympus & Dion Tour from Thessaloniki

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$65
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Our Mount Olympus & Dion Tour from Thessaloniki puts you in the hands of an archaeological guide to tour the ruins and remnants of ancient Greece from forums and theaters to the very seat of the Greek gods, the breathtaking Mount Olympus. Taste local delicacies and walk the same paths that have existed for many years, and admire the stunning beauty of both the manmade and natural wonders that make up this region. This tour is available every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Kerkini Lake Eco Tour from Thessaloniki

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$65
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (varies seasonally)

Our Kerkini Lake Eco Tour from Thessaloniki plunges you into the verdant and otherworldly landscape of Kerkini Lake National Park on a comprehensive tour through its incredible wetlands. Visit a local farm to learn about traditional agriculture, enjoy regional flavors, and admire the varied wildlife in this key nature preserve. This tour is available every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Meteora Tour from Thessaloniki by Bus

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$68
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

Our Meteora Tour from Thessaloniki by Bus takes you to the magical mountains of Meteora to discover the natural beauty and spiritual serenity of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. You'll enter two of the still functional monasteries, lunch in a picturesque local village, and marvel at the panoramic views that stretch to the horizon. This tour is available every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Greece Northern Mainland Tour Packages

Northern Greece & Meteora 8 Day Tour Package

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$889
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Thessaloniki, Meteora, Mount Olympus, Dion and Kerkini Lake

Our Northern Greece & Meteora 8 Day Tour Package is perfect for travelers seeking an experience off the beaten path that's comprehensive, informative, exciting, and a deep dive into the history, food, culture, and verdant landscapes of Northern Greece. It's the perfect balance between covering all the most exciting highlights of the region while leaving ample time to relax, explore, and let the magic of the destination unfold naturally and spontaneously. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece – 9 Day Tour Package

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$950
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Thessaloniki, Epidaurus, Nafplio, Meteora, Aegina, Hydra, Poros & Delphi

Inspired by the enchanting myths and legends, forward-thinking history, and unrivaled ingenuity and architecture, our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece is a 9 Day Tour Package created for anyone as enthralled by the magic of Ancient Greece as we were. Whether you are a history buff, just have a soft spot for myths, legends, and Greek gods, or are looking for an excuse to taste the finest Greek foods and sip on the tastiest ouzo, this one is for you. Like all Tourist Journey tour packages, our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece tour, is led by our crew of hand-picked passionate locals and not run of the mill tour guides. Here that means knowledgable historians, eccentric archaeologists, experienced chefs, and fascinating story-tellers. And the stays are also something to write home about - choose your hotels from our hand-picked selection which includes properties living up to the relics of ancient Greece. Our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece 9 day tour package is available with guaranteed departures throughout the year, and the Tourist Journey promise of an experience full of knowledge, experience, and memories.

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11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package

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$1,140
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Aegina, Meteora, Thessaloniki

If you are looking for adventure and nature on mainland Greece, look no further than our 11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package. This is an incredible chance to explore the very best Greece has to offer from Athens, Meteora, and Thessaloniki. Glide around the streets of Athens on your very own e-bike tour. Take a private hike up to the temple of Aphaia on the nearby island of Aegina. On your way to Thessaloniki, stop for 2 nights in Kalampaka where you will explore the stunning UNESCO world heritage site of Meteora with its monasteries and incredible views. Finally, from Thessaloniki, you will be treated to two experiences outside the city. One to Pozar with its thermal baths complete with healing properties and one to the unique Kerkini Lake National Park. Our 11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package leaves with guaranteed departures.

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