Halkidiki, Greece map

June 5-10, 2014

TOTAL DAYS: 6 (5 overnights)

Application deadline is April 15, 2014 with payment in full. The hosts will review the applications and select six. Only Regular members may apply. Accepted applicants will be notified by May 1, 2014. We realize this is a small trip, but this is the second year in a row it is being offered due to great coverage.

Thursday 5th of June 2014:
  • Arrival at Thessaloniki’s airport “MACEDONIA” (SKG)
  • Pick up from the airport, transfer to Ouranoupolis – Halkidiki
  • Check IN
  • Dinner and Overnight
Halkidiki, Greece
Halkidiki, Greece
Halkidiki, Greece
Halkidiki, Greece
Halkidiki, Greece
Friday 6th of June 2014:
  • Breakfast and Check OUT
  • 10.30 – 13.45 Cruise round Mt Athos Byzantine Monasteries (UNESCO monuments)
  • Lunch
  • Visit the mountainous historical village Arnea
  • Go to Sithonia peninsula
  • Check IN
  • Dinner and overnight
Saturday 7th of June 2014:
  • Breakfast & Check OUT
  • Visit Porto Carras Grand Resort and Porto Carras winery
  • See the famous crystal beaches of Sithonia
  • Lunch
  • Go to Kassandra peninsula
  • Check IN
  • Dinner and overnight
Sunday 8th of June 2014:
  • Breakfast & Check OUT
  • Visit the “Marianna’s Vineleaves” factory
  • Visit Petralona cave where the first European scull was found
  • Go to Thessaloniki
  • City tour of Thessaloniki city
  • Check IN
  • Dinner and overnight
Monday 9th of June 2014:
  • Breakfast & Check OUT
  • Departure to the prefecture of Imathia
  • Visit the Vergina Museum, UNESCO monument which contains the Tombs and the treasures of King Phillip II and his family.
  • Lunch
  • Departure to the city of Veria. This is the city with the most Orthodox churches because Apostle Paul taught in its center.
  • Return to Thessaloniki
  • Dinner and overnight
Thusday 10th of June 2014:
  • Breakfast & Check out
  • Visit Thessaloniki’s local restaurant and talk to chefs (if there is time) in cooperation with Chefs Club.
  • Departure to the airport MACEDONIA


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Supplemental Material


Halkidiki, Greece collage