Arch of Galerius

17 activities found
Sort by:

Traveling now? See what’s available for your dates

Top sights near Arch of Galerius

Arch of Galerius: Our most recommended tours and activities

Thessaloniki Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Thessaloniki Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Hop on the open-top bus and enjoy a tour of Thessaloniki. See the top monuments and places of interest in the city. Hop off at any of the 8 stations to visit local attractions. You’ll learn about the history of the city during the ride. There's audio commentary available in 8 languages, with information about sites on the route. Hop on and off as often as you like on the route. If you prefer, stay on board and ride the entire loop. Buses depart every 30 minutes from stops positioned around the city. Stops: • White Tower (start point, red kiosk) • Archeological Museum • Church of St. Sofia(out of order) • Church of St. Dimitrios • Buzantine Castles • Kamara - Rotonta (Arch of Galerius) • Aristotelous Square • Port of Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Get to know Thessaloniki at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. An ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children. Can be used as a great team-building activity. Admire the seaside Umbrellas statue by the Greek artist Zongolopoulos and see the 4th-century AD Arch of Galerius. Use clues at each attraction to find your next destination. Feel the satisfaction of solving each riddle. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. Have the freedom to pause or resume the tour whenever you want. Admire the city at your own pace. Uncover interesting information and facts about the city. Snap as many pictures as you want.  You can start playing anytime, the schedule is indicative. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII.

Thessaloniki: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Thessaloniki: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII. Download the ‘’World City Trail ‘’ app from the store. Then start your tour and enjoy!

Thessaloniki: Bike Tour

Thessaloniki: Bike Tour

Discover the enchanting beauty of Thessaloniki, Greece, on a leisurely bike tour. Pedal through historic landmarks, soak in panoramic views of the Aegean Sea, and embrace the city's vibrant culture. Take a delightful coffee break at a charming local café, savoring Greek coffee amidst the rich tapestry of this ancient city. What is included: Bikes, helmets and a water bottle! Coffee or tea (reserved table)! An experienced, educated, & friendly facilitator will be accompanying you to assist you with anything you might need!

Thessaloniki: Escape Game and Tour

Thessaloniki: Escape Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with a city exploration game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in X. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII.

Thessaloniki: e-Bike Tour

Thessaloniki: e-Bike Tour

Embark on the ultimate adventure with our 'Thessaloniki e-Bike Tour'! Cruise effortlessly on our stylish e-bikes, exploring quiet streets and charming paths. Immerse yourself in Thessaloniki's rich history and vibrant culture, making stops at iconic landmarks and picturesque neighborhoods. Relax and recharge with a delightful coffee or tea break, all while soaking in the city's enchanting landscape. This tour blends fun and education, offering an unforgettable journey through Thessaloniki's famous sites. See the city from a fresh perspective, capturing moments that will linger in your memory.

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour & Narrative

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour & Narrative

Waltz in the city of Thessaloniki with a self-guided audio tour on your phone designed by an accredited expert. Listen to fascinating stories, based on an award-winning storytelling concept, and gain great insights into the most iconic landmarks of Thessaloniki. Start your tour from the Statue of Alexander the Great and continue to meet The Arch of Galerius (Kamara), get acquainted with the White Tower, and be fascinated by Hagia Sophia’s Cathedral. This is an unmissable opportunity to experience at your own pace the city tour of Thessaloniki with a captivating audio tour on your phone. * * Ticket/entrance fee to any museum, archaeological site, or church is not included.

Thessaloniki : Private Welcome Walking Tour with a local

Thessaloniki : Private Welcome Walking Tour with a local

This welcome tour will lead you through a scenic and informative walking tour of Thessaloniki city centre, showing you some of the city's most beloved sights. The meeting point will be at your hotel lobby or airbnb ( if it is situated at the city centre) or at an agreed meeting point that will be arranged upon reservation. Following a route among roman and byzantine monuments you have the chance to explore the best restaurants and bars as well as the covered groceries market and the busy shopping street of Tsimiski. The tour ends by the sea where your guide suggest the best options for lunch/dinner, summarize the must activities and sightseeings for the rest of your trip in this cosmopolitan city.

Thessaloniki's nightlife and Greek lifestyle

Thessaloniki's nightlife and Greek lifestyle

Get a tour of the most interesting city that was crowned the Erasmus Destination of the Year at EGM in 2022! We are going to start at Aristotelous square where the east and west parts of the city connect through the bus system. If you look at it from above it looks like a vodka bottle! After the great fire of 1917 the French architect Hernest Hebrar was given the task to design the centre of Thessaloniki including Aristotelous square. Heading to the Jewish district, we will uncover the huge impact the Jewish people played on Salonica or Madre de Israel, the Mother of Israel, to its Spanish Jewish inhabitants and as the Jerusalem of the Balkans to non-Jews. What makes the Jewish community of Thessaloniki unique is its continued presence throughout the city’s 2,300-year old history, a rare fact in the annals of Jewish history, even for Jerusalem or Alexandria. Next, is the trading district where all the European traders used to set up stalls to display their merchandise. Now, the former glamour of this area has eclipsed but ta new artistic era has begun. Let's explore together the changes that have been made to this long neglected neighbourhood and the battle to keep it ''alive''. Then we will head to the Ancient Roman market where we will discover the hidden markets and bars as well as find out the great controversy found in this ancient forum. Next we head off to the university student area, this is where all the hustle and bustle happens! Right next to the campus and underneath the imposing church of Rotonta (unesco monument), we all come here to have fun and meet new people. Also discover the cooperative bars and bookshops owned by the young proletariats! Taste the beer which is made in our city and see how it feels like to be a university student in one of the oldest bars which is found at the most youthful area. Of course we can't miss Kamara (the arch of Galerious) from this tour as it is a big meeting spot and it is always live 24/7. Having got a idea of the nightlife, we will go at Navarinou street which is full of small shops,coffee shops and street food. Finishing our tour I will give you a personalised list of foods to try and places to visit while you are here. Discover all the aspects that make this city special-from anarchist squats to traditional craft shops. Connect with the locals and hear out their own point of view about the nightlife here. All in all, this tour explores the nightlife of Thessaloniki and all the essentials that you should know about! You will be encouraged to try some local drinks and beer as well Don't hesitate to contact me about any dates you are looking for or if you want to book my other tour about the oldest neighbourhood of Thessaloniki, Ano Poli. Used to be the home of the Turkish population,as well as my favourite neighbourhood, Ano Poli has a lot to offer!

Thessaloniki City Tour and Archaeological Museum

Thessaloniki City Tour and Archaeological Museum

Thessaloniki is the capital of Northern Greece and the second largest city, a city that drifts in time from classical antiquity to modern days, preserving centuries of history till now. Firstly, we will head to the upper town the so called 'Ano Poli' and observe the impressive Byzantine walls. Moving on you will spot the traditional architecture by visiting the Paleochristian Church of Saint Demetrios, the patron saint of the city and its catacombs. Heading to the heart of the city center, you will learn about the Roman period by admiring the beautiful Monumnet of Rotunda and the famous Arch of Galerius. We will finish our tour by the sea with the landmark of the city, the White Tower and the statue of Alexander the Great kind of Macedonia.

Arch of Galerius: Our most recommended tours and activities

Thessaloniki Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Thessaloniki Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Hop on the open-top bus and enjoy a tour of Thessaloniki. See the top monuments and places of interest in the city. Hop off at any of the 8 stations to visit local attractions. You’ll learn about the history of the city during the ride. There's audio commentary available in 8 languages, with information about sites on the route. Hop on and off as often as you like on the route. If you prefer, stay on board and ride the entire loop. Buses depart every 30 minutes from stops positioned around the city. Stops: • White Tower (start point, red kiosk) • Archeological Museum • Church of St. Sofia(out of order) • Church of St. Dimitrios • Buzantine Castles • Kamara - Rotonta (Arch of Galerius) • Aristotelous Square • Port of Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Get to know Thessaloniki at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. An ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children. Can be used as a great team-building activity. Admire the seaside Umbrellas statue by the Greek artist Zongolopoulos and see the 4th-century AD Arch of Galerius. Use clues at each attraction to find your next destination. Feel the satisfaction of solving each riddle. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. Have the freedom to pause or resume the tour whenever you want. Admire the city at your own pace. Uncover interesting information and facts about the city. Snap as many pictures as you want.  You can start playing anytime, the schedule is indicative. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII.

Thessaloniki: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Thessaloniki: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII. Download the ‘’World City Trail ‘’ app from the store. Then start your tour and enjoy!

Thessaloniki: Bike Tour

Thessaloniki: Bike Tour

Discover the enchanting beauty of Thessaloniki, Greece, on a leisurely bike tour. Pedal through historic landmarks, soak in panoramic views of the Aegean Sea, and embrace the city's vibrant culture. Take a delightful coffee break at a charming local café, savoring Greek coffee amidst the rich tapestry of this ancient city. What is included: Bikes, helmets and a water bottle! Coffee or tea (reserved table)! An experienced, educated, & friendly facilitator will be accompanying you to assist you with anything you might need!

Thessaloniki: Escape Game and Tour

Thessaloniki: Escape Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with a city exploration game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in X. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at the much-photographed Arch of Galerius! Visit the magnificent Rotonda, while the "Ancient Agora" will give you a taste of life in the ancient center of the city. Take a photo at the statue of Eleftherios Venizelos a national leader with a huge contribution to Greece. Let yourself be lost in the beauty of the central Aristotelous Square. Visit Agia Sophia, a beautiful metropolitan church. You will also pass by the homonymous square and the famous Red House. Admire the iconic White Tower with its heavy history. The statue of the huge ancient Greek general, Alexander the Great, will enchant you and your camera! The icing on the cake of this unique experience will be the monument to the fallen of the Greek revolution of WWII.

Thessaloniki: e-Bike Tour

Thessaloniki: e-Bike Tour

Embark on the ultimate adventure with our 'Thessaloniki e-Bike Tour'! Cruise effortlessly on our stylish e-bikes, exploring quiet streets and charming paths. Immerse yourself in Thessaloniki's rich history and vibrant culture, making stops at iconic landmarks and picturesque neighborhoods. Relax and recharge with a delightful coffee or tea break, all while soaking in the city's enchanting landscape. This tour blends fun and education, offering an unforgettable journey through Thessaloniki's famous sites. See the city from a fresh perspective, capturing moments that will linger in your memory.

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour & Narrative

Thessaloniki: Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour & Narrative

Waltz in the city of Thessaloniki with a self-guided audio tour on your phone designed by an accredited expert. Listen to fascinating stories, based on an award-winning storytelling concept, and gain great insights into the most iconic landmarks of Thessaloniki. Start your tour from the Statue of Alexander the Great and continue to meet The Arch of Galerius (Kamara), get acquainted with the White Tower, and be fascinated by Hagia Sophia’s Cathedral. This is an unmissable opportunity to experience at your own pace the city tour of Thessaloniki with a captivating audio tour on your phone. * * Ticket/entrance fee to any museum, archaeological site, or church is not included.

Thessaloniki : Private Welcome Walking Tour with a local

Thessaloniki : Private Welcome Walking Tour with a local

This welcome tour will lead you through a scenic and informative walking tour of Thessaloniki city centre, showing you some of the city's most beloved sights. The meeting point will be at your hotel lobby or airbnb ( if it is situated at the city centre) or at an agreed meeting point that will be arranged upon reservation. Following a route among roman and byzantine monuments you have the chance to explore the best restaurants and bars as well as the covered groceries market and the busy shopping street of Tsimiski. The tour ends by the sea where your guide suggest the best options for lunch/dinner, summarize the must activities and sightseeings for the rest of your trip in this cosmopolitan city.

Thessaloniki's nightlife and Greek lifestyle

Thessaloniki's nightlife and Greek lifestyle

Get a tour of the most interesting city that was crowned the Erasmus Destination of the Year at EGM in 2022! We are going to start at Aristotelous square where the east and west parts of the city connect through the bus system. If you look at it from above it looks like a vodka bottle! After the great fire of 1917 the French architect Hernest Hebrar was given the task to design the centre of Thessaloniki including Aristotelous square. Heading to the Jewish district, we will uncover the huge impact the Jewish people played on Salonica or Madre de Israel, the Mother of Israel, to its Spanish Jewish inhabitants and as the Jerusalem of the Balkans to non-Jews. What makes the Jewish community of Thessaloniki unique is its continued presence throughout the city’s 2,300-year old history, a rare fact in the annals of Jewish history, even for Jerusalem or Alexandria. Next, is the trading district where all the European traders used to set up stalls to display their merchandise. Now, the former glamour of this area has eclipsed but ta new artistic era has begun. Let's explore together the changes that have been made to this long neglected neighbourhood and the battle to keep it ''alive''. Then we will head to the Ancient Roman market where we will discover the hidden markets and bars as well as find out the great controversy found in this ancient forum. Next we head off to the university student area, this is where all the hustle and bustle happens! Right next to the campus and underneath the imposing church of Rotonta (unesco monument), we all come here to have fun and meet new people. Also discover the cooperative bars and bookshops owned by the young proletariats! Taste the beer which is made in our city and see how it feels like to be a university student in one of the oldest bars which is found at the most youthful area. Of course we can't miss Kamara (the arch of Galerious) from this tour as it is a big meeting spot and it is always live 24/7. Having got a idea of the nightlife, we will go at Navarinou street which is full of small shops,coffee shops and street food. Finishing our tour I will give you a personalised list of foods to try and places to visit while you are here. Discover all the aspects that make this city special-from anarchist squats to traditional craft shops. Connect with the locals and hear out their own point of view about the nightlife here. All in all, this tour explores the nightlife of Thessaloniki and all the essentials that you should know about! You will be encouraged to try some local drinks and beer as well Don't hesitate to contact me about any dates you are looking for or if you want to book my other tour about the oldest neighbourhood of Thessaloniki, Ano Poli. Used to be the home of the Turkish population,as well as my favourite neighbourhood, Ano Poli has a lot to offer!

Thessaloniki City Tour and Archaeological Museum

Thessaloniki City Tour and Archaeological Museum

Thessaloniki is the capital of Northern Greece and the second largest city, a city that drifts in time from classical antiquity to modern days, preserving centuries of history till now. Firstly, we will head to the upper town the so called 'Ano Poli' and observe the impressive Byzantine walls. Moving on you will spot the traditional architecture by visiting the Paleochristian Church of Saint Demetrios, the patron saint of the city and its catacombs. Heading to the heart of the city center, you will learn about the Roman period by admiring the beautiful Monumnet of Rotunda and the famous Arch of Galerius. We will finish our tour by the sea with the landmark of the city, the White Tower and the statue of Alexander the Great kind of Macedonia.

Top Attractions in Thessaloniki

Experiences in Arch of Galerius

Tours in Greece

Things to do in Greece

Other Sightseeing Options in Arch of Galerius

Want to discover all there is to do in Arch of Galerius? Click here for a full list.