Veria – Wine Tasting

Veria, the land of culture and religion.

We travel among Christian, Byzantine and Contemporary culture discovering monuments lying in front of us, accompanying our excursion with the ancient philosophy of viticulture, while enjoying the variety of local wines in a fine winery.

PLACES WE VISIT

  • Veria (Apostle Paul’s Tribune, Post-Byzantine Church of Veria, Jewish Quarter and Quarter of Kyriotissa)
  • Prime Winery

THE EXCURSION TAKES PLACE

  • Every Monday and Thursday

STARTING POINTS AND DEPARTURE TIME

  • Starting point: WHITE TOWER(Entrance) 08:00
  • Stop 1: MAKEDONIA PALACE HOTEL 08:05
  • Stop 2: ARISTOTELOUS square & EGNATIA (Venizelos Statue) 08:15
  • Stop 3: CAPSIS Hotel 08:20
  • Stop 4: THE MET Hotel 08:25

AVERAGE EXCURSION DURATION

  • 8 hours (2 hours on the road)

EXCURSION DESCRIPTION

We depart to Veria with the bus of Ammon Express

at 08:00 from the White Tower,

at 08:05 from the hotel Makedonia Palace,

at 08:15 from Aristotelous Square & Egnatia Street (at the statue of Venizelos),

at 08:20 from hotel Capsis and

at 08:25 from The Met Hotel

The distance is 72 km and lasts about 1 hour.

We reach Veria around 09:30 and visit the Apostle Paul’s Tribune, the Jewish Quarter which is located next to the river, the Post-Byzantine Church of Veria and the traditional neighborhood of Kyriotissa.

We enjoy our coffee and traditional homemade snacks in the city of Veria and next, we set off on the wine route in a fine winery, learning the art of wine from the wine growers who provide us with a full tour through the vineyards, the wine produce and maturation and ageing process area.

We depart to Thessaloniki at about 15:30 where we return after approximately one hour (16:30) doing the same stops from where we started.

THE PRICE OF THE EXCURSION (FROM 39,99€) INCLUDES:

  • Transportation to and from Veria and the Winery.
  • The tour and the Wine Tasting at the Winery.
  • Variety of local cheese during the Wine Tasting.
  • English-speaking trip attendant
  • Basic travel insurance (during transportation)

NOT INCLUDED

  • The cost of coffee/snack or lunch in the cafeteria/restaurant
  • The entrance fee to the Jewish Synagogue
  • Our trip attendant shall wear clothing with the AMMON Express marking so that he will be recognisable easily
  • You should be at the departure points 5’ earlier from the time indicated in the schedule. The bus cannot remain at designated stops, except for boarding.
  • Please be punctual in the given meeting times specified by the trip attendant of AMMON Express so that all the participants will enjoy enjoy the excursion of Veria plus Wine Tasting.
  • We wish you a nice excursion and a lot of fun!
  • Share pictures and comments about your experience in the excursion.

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