Departure for Vergina and visit of the museum, which contains the royal tomb of King Phillip the 2nd, Alexander the Great’s father, along with golden and other artefacts of an incredible beauty and value. Following the Vergina Archaeological site visit, our bus will take us to a small hill nearby the city of Veria where local tradition believes that St. Paul has preached. A small shrine, known as the Altar of St. Paul was erected on this spot. Many religious ceremonies are still held at this altar nowadays. Following the visit to the altar we will return to the city of Thessaloniki.
(approx.170 km, estimated duration: 08.40-15.00)