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Thessaloniki Food Tour

Thessaloniki Food Tour
3 hours 30 minutes
USD 45.62
Ignite your senses on a 3.5-hour food tour of Thessaloniki, exploring colorful markets, seeing fresh seafood, sampling Greek meze and more! With a local guide, visit the vibrant food markets of Modiano and Kapani to sample local bread, and then relax in a traditional Greek tavern to feast on a meze platter (selection of dishes) washed down with ouzo or 'tsipouro' – two much-loved Greek liquors. Further samples include a melt-in-the-mouth syrupy sweet at one of the city's old candy shops.

Numbers are limited to 12 people on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.

Thessaloniki Markets Tour

Thessaloniki Markets Tour
3 hours
USD 30.79
Discover the lesser-known gems and hidden markets of Thessaloniki on a 3-hour walking tour, led by a friendly local guide! On a leisurely stroll around town, scout out vibrant markets selling almost everything from food and spices to flowers and bric-a-brac while learning about Thessaloniki's intriguing history. Sample street food and meet local craftspeople at the Coppersmith's Arcade near the beautiful Panagia Chalkeon church. Visits to the old Jewish quarter of Ladadika as well as markets such as Bit Pazar, Paliatzidika and Modiano are also included.

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Thessaloniki International Airport

Where is Thessaloniki Airport?  

Renowned for its festivals, Thessaloniki is considered to be Greece's cultural capital. The city is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and has been a major transportation site since ancient times.

In 2013, National Geographic Magazine named Thessaloniki as one of the top tourist destinations In the world.

Thessaloniki International Airport (IATA: SKG, ICAO: LGTS), officially Thessaloniki International Airport Macedonia, also referred to as Thessaloniki Macedonia Airport, Mikra Airport, Thermi Airport, or simply Thessaloniki Airport, is located in Thermi, about 15 kilometres (9 miles) southeast of Thessaloniki city centre, Macedonia, Greece.

In 2013, Thessaloniki Airport served 4,085,032 passengers.

Thessaloniki Airport is a hub for Aegean Airlines, Astra Airlines, Ellinair and Ryanair. Other airlines that fly to Thessaloniki Airport include Aeroflot, Air Berlin, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Cyprus Airways, EasyJet, Germania, Germanwings, Niki, Scandinavian Airlines, Sky Express, SmartWings, TAROM, Transavia, Turkish Airlines, VIM Airlines and Wizz Air.

Cities with flights to Thessaloniki Airport include Athens, Berlin, Brussels, Bucharest, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Kiev, London, Manchester, Milan, Moscow, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rhodes, Rome, Saint Petersburg, Stockholm, Tel Aviv, Vienna, Warsaw and Zürich.

Your best bet for a Thessaloniki Airport transfer is a traxi. Details on all options are included in this guide.

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 Other Items of Interest at Thessaloniki Airport

Thessaloniki Airport services include:

  • Duty free
  • Restaurants
  • Luggage lockers
  • Children's play area


Thessaloniki Airport is open 24 hours a day.

Additional Thessaloniki Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 21 Jan 2015