1st day. Arrival to the airport of Thessaloniki. Meeting and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in the hotel SANTA BEACH OTEL 4 * (the hotel is located in a picturesque location by the sea). Depending on the time of arrival in Thessaloniki, there is an opportunity to visit Thessaloniki as part of the excursion with a visit to the Temple of Demetrious of Thessaloniki, Gregory Palamas, St. Paul, St. Sophia Cathedral, the Cyril and Methodious Temple.
Paid entrance to museums and temples – paid on site.
2nd day. Departure from the hotel in Ouranoupoli. Buy the diamonitirion. 9-45 – Departure by ferry to the Holy Athos. Visit to the monasteries: Panteleimon, Xenophon, Dokhiar, the Spring of St. George.
3rd day. Visit of monasteries: Vatopedi, Kutlumush, Karyes, Serbian cell “Galactotrofousa“, caves of St. Athanasious, Skete of St. Andrey of elder Gabriel.
4th day. Visit the monasteries: Stavronikina, Pantokrator, Skete of Ilias, Iveron, Spring of the Iveron Mother of God. Barns – tombs of monks. Visit the elder Prodrom – the great confessor of the Athon monastery.
5th day. Departure by ferry to Ouranoupoli and transfer to the hotel.
6th day. Departure from the hotel to the airport of Thessaloniki. Flight to Moscow.
The cost of the program is 810 euro.
The cost of the program includes:
– air travel
– medical insurance
– hotel accommodation first and last night of staying
– booking diamonitirion and accommodations in monasteries
– services of a Russian-speaking guide on Athos
The tour price does not include:
Schengen visa – 65 euro
Diamonitirion (paid on the spot) cost – 25 euro.
Note: Meals are served according to the schedule of the monastery.
The pilgrim center of “Svyatogora” reserves the right to change the sequence of visiting the shrines provided by the program.