St. Paul’s Journey in Greece for 7 Days & 6 Nights
— Thessaloniki, Philippi, Berea, Meteora, Kalambaka, Delphi, Corinth, Acropolis, Athens
Airline: Transvia Airlines & RyanAir
1. Experience visiting some historical and biblical monuments around Greece.
2. Enjoy sightseeing the famous Meteora Site in Kalambaka.
3. Firsthand seeing Athens’s major landmarks; Temple of Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch and more.
4. Enjoy the amazing view of Cenchrea Seaside that St. Paul had visited.
In this city, the Apostle Paul visited the Synagogue. He explained Old Testament prophecies to the Jews and Greeks during the three Sabbaths (Acts 17:14). Next, we head to the top of the City Walls, where we can capture a magnificent view of the city. Then, we head to the Vlatodon Monastery, which was built on top of Jason’s house. Overnight in Thessalonica.
This morning we will drive and stop for a group photo in front of The Lion of Amphipolis Statue. The journey continued to Philippi, where the Apostle Paul became a foreigner, worked and founded the church (Acts 16: 9-33). It was to the congregation in this church that the Apostle Paul sent letters in the book of Philippi (Acts 16: 9-33). We will look at the river where Lydia was baptized, the ruins of the prison where Paul and Silas were imprisoned, the Agora and church buildings built in the 5th century and the theatre. Then, we will head to Kavala, an ancient port city of Neapolis (Acts 16:11).
Today’s trip begins with a visit to Berea, where the Apostle Paul visited the Jewish Synagogue, where the Apostle Paul stood and gave his sermons (Acts 17: 10-11). Next, we head to Meteora and visit the Meteora Monastery which displays ancient manuscripts from the 14th century. Overnight in Kalambaka.
Today we will start on a journey to Delphi once called the center of the ancient world ‘Omphalos’. We will visit the Sanctuary of Apollo and the Athenian Treasury, where there is an archaeological museum containing masterpieces from ancient Greek sculptors. After that, we will stop in the city of Livadia and Arachova. Then we will cross the city of Thebes, the city associated with the tragedy of King Oedipus and head towards Athens through Boeotia. Overnight in Athens.
Today we will visit Saronic Bay and head down the historic Corinth Canal to the Ancient Corinth (Acts 18: 1-18). In this place, the Apostle Paul founded the Corinthian Church. In this place, we can visit sites related to the ministry of the Apostle Paul at that time, such as: Agora, Temple of Apollo, Roman Odeon, Bema and Gallio, Archaeological Museum (Rom. 16:23). On our way back to Athens, we will stop at Cynthia to see the ruins of an early Christian church in the fifth century.
The morning will start with the Acropolis Hill to visit the Parthenon and the Erechtheion. After that, we will stop at Mars’ Hill (The Areopagus) (Acts 17:22), where the Apostle Paul preached the gospel in this place. After lunch, we will visit the modern city of Athens and see the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Parliament House, Panathenaic Stadium, Temple of Olympian Zeus and National Library of Greece. In the afternoon we will stop at Plaka. Overnight in Athens.
Free time, transfer ke Airport. Departure from Athens, ETD: 13.55.
👨 Ps. John Tan
👨 Ps. Tiong Ho Tan
✅ Transportation (Round Trip Flight Tickets and Bus with AC & WiFi)
✅ Accommodation with 5 Stars Hotel (Shared Room)
✅ Food and Beverages (6 Breakfast, 5 Lunch, 5 Dinner and 2 Mineral Water per day)
✅ Local Tour Guide (English and Indonesian Languages Speaker)
✅ Entrance Fees based on Tour Program
✅ Tipping for Tour Guide, Tour Leader, Driver and Waiters/Waitress
❌ Visa for Non-European Passport Holders (Visa will be arrange with additional cost)
❌ Travel Insurance and Cancellation Insurance
❌ Personal Expenses and Hotel Service/Facilitation
❌ Single Room Request
❌ Optional and Additional Tour/Activities
❌ Overweight Baggage
❌ Additional Fuel Surcharge and Airport Tax
CANCELLATION & NON-REFUNDABLE FEES:
a). Down payment (€350) is non-refundable if client cancel the departure.
b). Down payment + 25% travel fares are non-refundable on cancellation within 90 days before departure.
c). Down payment + 50% travel fares are non-refundable on cancellation within 60 days before departure.
d). 100% travel fares are non-refundable on cancellation within 45 days before departure.
a). Request Date is Available
a). English Language Form (https://bit.ly/aquilacenter-englishform)
b). Indonesian Language Form (https://bit.ly/aquilacenter-formulirindonesia)
c). Dutch Language Form (https://bit.ly/aquilacenter-nederlandsformulier)