1st day. Getting to mount Athos, tour aroun monasteries, accommodation in the holy monastery
Getting to the port of Ouranoupolis. Arranging for “Diamonitirion”. Lenten breakfast. Boarding and departure for Mount Athos. Tour around Holy Mountain monasteries. Accommodation. Getting back to the port of Ouranoupolis. Transfer to the hotel.
Setting off to the port of Ouranoupolist in the early morning. Arranging for a special visa (Diamonitirion) necessary for being admitted on the territory of the “monks’ republic”. After having a lenten breakfast you will get to Mount Athos by ship. Our guide will show you around the monasteries of the Mount. Accommodation. You will end your day by attending a vespers and sharing evening meal with the monks. After that you can respite.
The Holy Mountain Athos
The Holy Monastery of Saint Panteleimon
The Tower of Andronikos
The Holy Monastery of Dochiarios
Holy Monastery of Vatopedion
The Holy Monastery of Iviron
Skete of St. Apostle Andrew
2nd day. Departure from mount Athos
Matins. Checking-out of the Holy Monastery of St. Panteleimon. Return to the port of Ouranoupolis. Meeting Beleon Tours representatives. Transfer to the hotel.
You will attend a matins which finishes your tour on Mount Athos. After checking-out of the monastery you will return to Ouranoupolis port by a boat. Beleon Tours representatives will meet you at the port and get you to your hotel. You can continue your holidays in Greece.