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Culture Expeditions_HIDDEN TREASURES OF NORTHERN GREECE

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Itinerary:

DAY 1: THESSALONIKI - ANGITIS CAVE - XANTHI - ALEXANDROUPOLIS
Morning drive to Philippi, one of the most important archaeological sites in Northern Greece. Continue to the cave and underground river of Angitis. Next is Xanthi, with a preserved historical center and l lively young crowds. Food here is divine! You’ll enjoy it, in one of the many traditional restaurants of the old quarter. Arrival in Alexandroupolis, home of many traditional seafood tavernas.Overnight in 5* hotel.
DAY 2: ALEX/POLIS ( DADIA - FYLAKTO - MESIMVRIA - MARONIA )
Full day tour of this little known part of Thrace: visit Dadia wildlife reserve, one of the most important vulture spotting places in Europe. Continue to Fylakto, home of one of the oldest petrified forests in Europe, to Mesimvria an ancient city built on the Aegean shore and finally Maronia, another ancient city, where fabulous mosaics were discovered amidst centuries old olivegroves. Overnight in Alexandroupolis. Overnight in 5* hotel.
DAY 3: ALEXANDROUPOLIS - SAMOTHRACE
In the morning we’ll embark on the ferry and after two hours we’ll step on one of the most mysterious places on Earth: the island of Samothrace. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight in 3* hotel.
DAY 4: SAMOTHRACE
Full day tour of this unique island. Samothrace is home of an ancient cult called mystiria ( mysteries). We’ll visit the ruins of the ancient temple and town, we’ll walk through the deep forest to the waterfalls, where we’ll have the chance to have a refreshing dip and we’ll enjoy the sunset from the ruined castle on top of the well preserved medieval main town of the island. Overnight in 3* hotel.
DAY 5: ALEXANDROUPOLIS - SAMOTHRACE
Today we’ll embark the ferry back to Alexandroupolis, and drive back to Thessaloniki via the old town of Kavala. Overnight in 5* hotel.
DAY 6: DEPARTURE
Transfer to airport for international departure, or to other areas of Greece

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