Social Program

Thursday 04/05/2017

11:30 a.m.

“City tour”

 

1. White Tower, statue of Alexander the Great, the International Trade Fair grounds, the University campus, the Galerius Arch, the Rotunda, St. Demetrius Church, Castles, Aristotle’s pedestrian street, Ladadika area, the port, Aristotle’s square. A visit to the Upper City, a protected area for its traditional architecture, see the Byzantine Walls, walk to the Alyseos tower to enjoy a panoramic view of the city, of the Thermaic Gulf and if whether permits of Olympus Mountain.

2. White Tower, statue of Alexander the Great, the International Trade Fair grounds, the University campus, the Galerius Arch, the Rotunda, the Bey Hamam, Aristotle’s pedestrian street, the Bezesten, the Hamza Bey Mosque, Ladadika area, the port, Aristotle’s square, visit St. Demetrius Church. A visit to the Upper City, a protected area for its traditional architecture, see the Byzantine Walls, walk to the Alyseos tower to enjoy a panoramic view of the city, of the Thermaic Gulf and if whether permits of Olympus Mountain.

Duration of tour: 2 hour
Cost for group 50 persons (include bus transfer and entrance, experienced guide):21 / person incl VAT

Cost for group of 5 persons (include taxi transfer, experienced guide): 62 € / person incl VAT
Cost by taxi (include taxi transfer ,experienced guider): 230 € / person incl VAT

Departure from the reception of Makedonia Palace Hotel

 

 

 


 

Friday 05/05/2017

 

10:00 a.m.

 

“Vergina Museum tour (Aigai)”

  

Duration of tour 2 hour
Cost for group 50 persons (include bus transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 32 / person incl VAT

Cost for group of 5 persons (include taxi transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 78 € / person incl VAT

Cost (include taxi transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 300 € / person incl VAT

 

Vergina Museum
http://www.aigai.gr/en

  

 Departure from the reception of Makedonia Palace Hotel

 

 

 

Friday 05/05/2017

10:30 a.m.

 

“Visit to the Byzantine and Archaeological Museum

 

  

 

 

Duration of tour: 1 hour each museum 
Cost for group 50 persons (include bus transfer and entrance, experienced guide):22 € / person incl VAT

Cost for group of 5 persons (include taxi transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 65 € / person incl VAT

Cost (include taxi transfer and entrance experienced guide): 240 € / person incl VAT

 

Αrchaeological Μuseum
http://www.amth.gr/en

Byzantine Μuseum
http://mbp.gr/html/en/

  

Departure from the reception of Makedonia Palace Hotel

 

 

 

 


 

Saturday 06/05/2017

10:00 a.m.

“Petralona Cave”

 

 “A  visit to a cave with unique beauty and value”.  

It is the “Petralona Cave” of stalactites and stalagmites, formed at an altitude of approximately 300 meters above sea level. The cave became known worldwide in the autumn of 1960, when the famous fossil skull of “Petralona Man” was found. Systematic excavations of the cave began in 1965 and investigations showed that the “Petraloneios Archanthropos” (i.e. archaic Homo sapiens) is 700.000 years old representing the oldest known hitherto European human being.

 

Cost for group 50 persons (include bus transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 34 / person incl VAT

Cost for group of 5 persons (include taxi transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 85 € / person incl VAT

Cost (include taxi transfer and entrance, experienced guide): 315 € / person incl VAT

Departure from the reception of Makedonia Palace Hotel

 

 

 

Saturday 06/05/2017

11:30a.m.

“Noisis – Cosmos”

 

-Next visit is in the “NOESIS”, the Science Center and Technology Museum where we can see inter alia the showroom of Ancient Greek Technology. It is an exhibit which represents information and samples of technological achievements of ancient Greece, with mock-ups built according to written sources and relevant to everyday life, in construction, shipbuilding, in mechanical engineering, etc.

Duration of tour 2 hour

Cost for group 50 persons (include bus transfer and entrance): 16 / person incl VAT

Cost for group of 5 persons (include taxi transfer and entrance): 27 / person incl VAT

Cost (include taxi transfer and entrance):60 / person incl VAT

-The shopping center “Mediterranean Cosmos” is located in a very short distance   where you can relax on a cafe shop with great view of the Thermaikos gulf, or you can go around the shops in a civilized environment or you can have a quick lunch.

Please note that at the price above is not included any transfer from Mediterranean Cosmos, back to the hotel. You can return back to the hotel with any means of transport and time of your preference.

 

Departure from the reception of Makedonia Palace Hotel

 

 


 

Instructions:

All the participants that will to join the above program, can proceed with their registration, at the preferable excursion until 28/04/2017  through the website.

The registration will finalized according with the payment. The payment will be completed on site, at the congress secretariat, by credit card or by cash.

Please note, that the excursions will be in valid, only if the necessary amount of people will be acquired.