DAY BY DAY ITINERARY
Day 1st: Thessaloniki – Epirus, Zagorochoria
Arrival at International Macedonia Airport, in Thessaloniki.
Meet and greet with our representative
Departure to Zagorochoria
46 unique villages come together in a marvelous complex ready to fascinate your senses.
It is like one of those hidden treasures you hope stays exactly as it is for as long as possible.
Οn the way:
A half – day stop at Ioannina city:
Ioannina is the capital of Epirus region and truly, one of the most beautiful cities in whole Greece.
During the stay you will take the chance to:
Wander around the historical center with a mixture of neoclassical,
Mediterranean and Oriental style with characteristic fountains covering the four sides. (guided upon request)
Boat ride at the lake
Enjoy views of one of the oldest lakes in the world, the Pamvotis the dream-like peninsula with its historic castle and towering minarets.
Visit the silversmithing museum
Get in touch with the famous art of the area with roots in the depths of the centuries.
Arrival at Zagorochoria– Hotel check in
The beautiful villages perched on the mountains of Epirus surrounded by imposing hills, lush forests, steep gorges, and verdant ravines.
Accommodate in a traditional, stone-built mansion with an atmosphere of modern luxury accommodation
Get to meet the village of accommodation and taste delicious specialties of the unique Epirus’s cuisine at selected local restaurant
Day 2nd: Epirus – Zagorochoria
Breakfast at the hotel
“Strong nature experience” Εxplore Vikos Gorge
- Hike from village to village and explore the famous Zagori bridges
- Short easy trekking ,reach Beloi view point
Cooking experience The culinary scene in the households of the Zagori region.
Explore the famous traditional local cuisine with superior quality, fresh and tasteful ingredients andt raditional techniques. Participate in preparation and enjoy!
*All the activities may be adjusted to any physical condition.
Day 3rd: Epirus – Zagorochoria “Strong creativity ” & Trip to Pieria – Olympus
Breakfast at the hotel -check out
Argalios Sheep wool processing workshop. Get to know the traditional loom and felt wool processing, as handed down to the younger by the elderly women of Zagorochoria.
Photography tour to one of the most photogenic places in Greece and Europe.Exceptional biodiversity and magnificent architectural heritage, the photographic exploration of Zagori’s could take a lifetime…
Pieria – Olympus
Back on the road to our next destination the Mythical Mountain Olympus.
We move to the east side of Olympus and most visited one, as it is the “entrance” to the residence of 12 Gods, the mythical Olympus.
Discover paths, full of lush vegetation, ancient paths, small pedestals and waterfalls.
Οn the way…
Visit Dion Archeological Park
A must-visit to Dion, the holy city of the Macedonians where Zeus was worshiped, under the slopes of Olympus.
Arrival at Litochoro town, the “Olympus Gates”
Hotel -check in
Standing on the foothills of Mount Olympus, we reach Litochoro town.
In the narrow picturesque alleys and squares of Litochoro, the houses with the characteristic Macedonian architecture, reveals the authenticity of the local culture.
Accommodate in a traditional guest house, a preserved paternal house which is considered one of the most manorial houses of Litochoro.
Free evening full of proposals tips and recommendations
Get to know the vibrant and cozy nightlife of Litochoro Village or dine to one of the best restaurants in Northern Greece (awarded restaurant
Day 4rth: Mountain Olympus
Breakfast at the hotel – check out
A Day in Mythical Mt Olympus:
• Horse Riding “A magical world full of benefits”
A horse riding experience for begginners to get involved in animals daily routine such as feeding brushing mucking while learn to pay attention to horses behavior.Experience horse riding in the track or a short tour ride at the foot of Olympus overlooking the mountain and the sea
• Trekking at Enipeas Gorge
Enjoy the beauty of the Mythical Mount Olympus by Trekking the path of Enipeas gorge.
Dining at the seaside
Enjoy the Greek cuisine at a genuine fish tavern with delicious appetizers, warm comfortable space and incredible blue view
• Departure to Thessaloniki
• Hotel check in- Overnight
Day 5th: Thessaloniki
Breakfast at the hotel – check out
• Bike Sightseeing tour
Take an easy ride to the abundant treasures of Thessaloniki’s lifestyle!
– Observe the daily routine of the locals
– Learn the history and meet the city’s highlights while crossing peculiar spots, open markets and sights you would not normally visit as a tourist
• Farewell meal
In the middle of a great verdant garden with spring fountains and waterfalls, at the
view of Mount Olympus, the natural ingredients straight from the field and
produced by the local producers, the homelike traditional cooking techniques and the
wood oven are composing the ideal scenery for an unforgettable gastronomic
End of the trip
Airport Transfer – Departure