Philippi full day tour from Thessaloniki by SKG BUS transfers & tours. Biblical Philippi tour. Visit Kavala, Philippi and Saint Lydia Baptistry and get a great day out. Escape the crowds and enjoy history at your own pace. Ideal for small groups and families.
Visit Kavala, Philippi and Saint Lydia Baptistry and get a great day out. Escape the crowds and enjoy history at your own pace
Visit Kavala, ancient city of Philippi and Saint Lydia Baptistry, Northeastern Greece
Philippi Day Tour by SKG BUS. Our tour starts at 9:00 AM while picking you up from your hotel or AIRBNB anywhere at Thessaloniki city center. As our drive will take us about two hours to Philippi, we make one quick stop for coffee and beverages. Plenty of commentary along the way and photo stops if required.
We arrive at Philippi archaeological site around 11:00 AM. We visit the ancient theatre and the museum. A certified local tour guide, available upon request at extra fee.
We proceed our tour with a visit to Saint Lydia (the very first woman in Europe that baptized Christian by Apostle Paul) Baptistry. A great natural location and a great pilgrimage of Early Christianity.
By late noon we head to Kavala, a wonderful and historical seaside city, where we taste Mediterranean cuisine, including local fish and seafood. Plenty of photo stops along our way.
Our tour is really flexible and maybe altered as per your requirements. Round late noon, we get our way back to Thessaloniki. Mid journey stop-off to Saint Marina chapel, at great natural location. Arrival back at Thessaloniki city center around 7:00 PM.