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Thessaloniki Classic City Private Tour
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  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Galleries - Emperor Augustus together with the better known Diocletian in the early 300s AD - is remembered for finally winning the centuries-old war against the Sassanid (Persian) empire, and for ending Diocletian's persecution of Christians. His elected capital was Thessaloniki, where he left also...More

Thank lilliputz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The arch is nice but lacks his Weber of information regarding its history. The place around is also very nice and has a m' Orthodox Church that is also nice to visit. Everything is free.

Thank Le_Gaumais_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cafe close to the Arch. The detail on the arch is terrific. Also close by is the Bythantiam walls of the old city.

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is an interesting and very beautiful monument just in the middle of one of the main touristic streets of Thessaloniki. Easy to find and one can combined it with shopping souvenirs.

Thank Eva T
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Situated next to the Rutunda the Arch takes you back in time. View the cuttings of the Romans fighting with the Persians ensketched on its walls. Imagine the chariots that used to travel down what is now Egnatia street and you are taken back in...More

Thank PaulPits
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Like several relic sites, the Arch is part of a street garden, so to speak, just stop by and have a good look or a brief visit.

Thank Cherry L
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Take the time to marvel at these historic sites on your own walking tour. If you are a history buff I would suggest reading up on these monuments before setting out on your walk. These structures always amaze me on how long it must of...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The bus tours will go through this rather quickly but there is a bus that allows a hop on/off that you can take and stop here. There are plenty of great places to eat and there are also souvenir places. There is also a bakery...More

Thank PKDenton
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The arch is magnificent! And just down the road is a fabulos bakery - if you like baklava, it's the best!

Thank LuceyCork
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place is busy! it is where all the students hang out and there are loads of super cheap fast food places up and down the street. Its an interesting arch and I am intrigued to know where the rest of it might have gone...More

Thank rosyspex
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