You just arrived in Thessaloniki for your holidays in Greece... And now what; - Greek Adventure

You just arrived in Thessaloniki for your holidays in Greece...  And now what;
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You just arrived in Thessaloniki for your holidays in Greece... And now what;

A useful guide about all the amazing experiences you can enjoy in a short distance from Thessaloniki!

First of all, you have just arrived in a beautiful big city, the second largest in Greece! A lively, youthful city with many beauties and hidden traditional corners in its center.

But there are so many things you can do around Thessaloniki and spend wonderful holidays in Greece! Whether you are a solo traveler, or a family with children, or a small or large group of friends, the following suggestions are designed by the Greek Adventure team to give you unique experiences and memories of your holidays in Greece.



If you like the sea, then the nearby Halkidiki has everything you could ask for: crystal clear sea with turquoise waters, unique beaches, some well-known but also some unknown to the masses, wonderful fresh fish and salads to enjoy the deleicious Greek Mediterranean cuisine. The activity tours we suggest for beautiful Halkidiki cover all of the above and we are sure that they will remain unforgettable!

If you are more of a mountain type then you have some great alternatives that you can enjoy at a short distance from Thessaloniki. Greek Adventure and its experienced guides are here to help you explore the nearby and most exciting points of interest. Our suggested destinations are:

Olympus mountain

Hiking to Mount Olympus: One hour drive from Thessaloniki,  you can come with us and explore the highest mountain of Greece, Mount Olympus, the mountain of the ancient gods! Whether hiking in the mountains, rafting in the waters of nearby rivers or canyoning inside Olympus' gorges, you will live the unique experience of discovering a place full of history and mythology! Click here and check out our suggested excursions for the Olympus area.


Grevena region

Explore Grevena: This small magical place is just over an hour away from the city of Thessaloniki and it is so beautiful! This is one of the well-hidden secrets of Greece, unknown even to many Greeks. Our tours will reveal some of the most impressive old stone bridges of Greece, a National Park (Valia Calda) with incredible landscapes, two of the most beautiful rivers in the country (Venetikos and Aliakmonas) and an amazing canyon (Portitsa) worth crossing. By clicking here, you will see all the tours you can enjoy in Grevena with Greek Adventure.



Enchanting Meteora: You'll need just over two hours to get to Meteora from Thessaloniki, but believe us, it's worth it! You will experience a mystical place and you will feel the "sacred energy" that overwhelms the scenery. Old monasteries built on the edges of huge rocks, hidden paths used by the monks for centuries and a magnificent nature that you will meet with us while hiking in Meteora with our experienced guides.


Other services

And don't forget: Our office can take care of all the tourist services you may need, from your transport to the various locations to your accommodation, so that your only concern is the enjoyment of your beautiful vacations in Greece!


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