Aristotle Running and Hiking Tour - Grekaddict

Aristotle Running and Hiking Tour

Combine running and hiking through the concrete jungle of Thessaloniki. Embrace Greece’s most ancient sport on this adrenaline-charged Aristotle Running and Hiking Tour!
Calling all running and hiking enthusiasts – the Aristotle Running and Hiking Tour was designed for you! It is the ultimate adventure for those looking to include activity and exercise into their stay in Thessaloniki. This running and hiking tour in Thessaloniki is perfect for hikers and runners, families, friends or even corporate groups. The Aristotle Running and Hiking Tour will take you through the city center of Thessaloniki, winding through monuments and historical points and taking you on a 7.5 km jaunt. Tick off some of Thessaloniki’s most well-known monuments, while running like the ancient Greeks on this running and hiking tour in Thessaloniki!.


  • Experienced tour guide-runner
  • First aid kit for any injuries and any necessary medication
  • Collection to and from your indicated place
  • 500ml of water, 1 energy bar/sesame seed bar/energy gel, Electrolytes
  • Hydration Belt, GPS Session, Photos


  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Raincoat

Additional Info

  • Ground type: Blacktop
  • Length: 7.5km
  • Running / Hiking Duration: 1:00:00/2:30:00
  • Maximum Altitude: 40m, Minimum Altitude: 5m, Total Ascent: 220m, Total Descent: 200m
  • Level of difficulty: Moderate
  • Wear appropriate and comfortable shoes
  1. Meeting Point – Meet your professional running tour guide at the White Tower, or any other prearranged meeting point.
  2. Time to run and hike! – Along the way, we will run by the White Tower, Galerius Palace, Arch of Galerius (Kamara), Rotunda of Galerius, East Walls of Thessaloniki, Trigonion Tower, Yedi Koule, Portara, Ano Poli, Agios Dimitrios Church, Ancient Roman Market, Aristotelous Square and finally the city’s waterfront. The running portion of the tour lasts an hour while the hike lasts 2 and a half hours.
  3. Finish by the waterfront – After an exhilarating run across some of the most historic spots of Thessaloniki, we will finish our run by the city’s waterfront. The tour ends here or we can take you back to our prearranged meeting point.


  • Exercise, activity and exploration.
  • Explore Thessaloniki by foot.
  • See monuments and historical sites of Thessaloniki.
  • Perfect for runners and hikers.
  • Professional guide to lead the way.


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