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What's Included
Your DreamTrip includes 8 days and 7 nights in Katerini, Greece, as well as:
• Full-day Olympus Riviera cruise; includes transportation.
• Full-day excursion to the Edessa Waterfalls and Pozar hot springs; includes transportation, English-speaking guide and entrance fees.
• Welcome reception in the Captain’s Lounge Bar at the hotel with unlimited local red and white wines, beer, soft drinks, water, nuts and other crispy treats.
• Complimentary bottle of wine and fruit platter in your room upon arrival (1 of each per room).
• Complimentary use of the hotel's Venus Spa, including the sauna, hammam, indoor heated pool with hydro massage and fully equipped gym. Additional spa treatments are at your own expense. The minimum age to enter the spa is 16 years.
• 20% discount on spa treatments at Venus Spa.
• 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 7 dinners.
• An In-destination Support team member will be provided on this trip. Their goal is to ensure you have a great DreamTrips experience from landing to liftoff. They host a welcome reception on arrival day, attend scheduled activities throughout the trip, notify the group of itinerary updates and more.



Transportation

Airfare is not included in the trip price! The closest commercial airport to the hotel is Thessaloniki International Airport – Macedonia (SKG), approximately 64 miles (102 kilometers) away, a drive of about 1 hour and 15 minutes. We highly recommend that you purchase travel insurance for any trip.

Airport Transfers


Airport transfers for this trip are provided only for Platinum Members. If you are not a Platinum Member, make sure to arrange your own transfers between the airport and your hotel.

Platinum Members Only: Round-trip airport transfers are included from:
Thessaloniki International Airport – Macedonia (SKG) to the hotel on September 9, timing based on flight details provided.
The hotel to Thessaloniki International Airport – Macedonia (SKG) on September 16, timing based on flight details provided.

To arrange your airport transfers, please submit flight details HERE by August 19.
Please note: Transfers are provided only for the airport(s), dates and times listed above.



This trip will close by August 2.


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Hotel Details
The Mediterranean Village Hotel & Spa is located on the beach and near the city’s most popular attractions, including Mt. Olympus and the Platamon Castle. Guests enjoy a variety of amenities, spacious rooms and a caring, attentive staff.

Hotel features:
• 1 main restaurant, 3 open-air restaurants, 1 patisserie, 1 snack bar and 1 open-air beach bar.
• Outdoor swimming pool.
• Fitness center.
• Venus Spa with sauna, hammam, indoor heated pool with hydro massage and fully equipped gym (must be age 16 years and older to enter).
• Beach and pool towels available in the reception area to use during your stay.
• Daily maid service.
• Laundry service available.
• Room service (available until midnight).
• Non-smoking rooms available.
• Complimentary self-parking.

Standard Room accommodations with:
• 1 double bed or 2 single beds, plus 1 sofa bed.
• Maximum occupancy 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child.

Superior Room accommodations with:
• 1 double bed or 2 single beds, plus 2 sofa beds.
• Maximum occupancy 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children.

Both accommodations include:
• Individually controlled air conditioning.
• Bathroom with bathtub or shower.
• Bath amenities and hairdryer.
• Telephone.
• Flat-screen LCD television.
• Complimentary in-room safe.
• Balcony or veranda.
• Minibar (consumption at an additional cost).
• Complimentary Wi-Fi in your room throughout the hotel grounds.

Check-in: 2 p.m.
Checkout: noon.
Minimum check-in age is 18.

Mediterranean Village Hotel & Spa
Main Street
Paralia – Korinos, Pieria 60100, Greece

  • Destination
    Katerini is located between the Thermaic Gulf and the iconic Mt. Olympus on the Pierian Plain. It is home to a wide range of geological wonders as well as contemporary and classic architecture. The town’s proximity to the sea offers picturesque views of turquoise waters and sandy beaches. Stop by a local cafe or restaurant to try authentic fare during your time in this relaxing town.

    Visitors interested in Mt. Olympus mythology, wildlife and climbing opportunities can visit the town of Litochoro to explore and hike in the beautiful forests on the mountain. There are many museums and walking tours dedicated to showcasing Byzantine art, relics from the Ottoman Empire and more historic artifacts.
  • Platinum Inclusions
    On this DreamTrip to Katerini, Greece, Platinum Members will be treated to round-trip transfers between the hotel and Thessaloniki International Airport – Macedonia (SKG). For more information and to submit your flight details, please see the What’s Included section above. Life is great when you’re a Platinum Member!
  • Itinerary
    Day 1

    Check into the hotel at any time after 2 p.m.
    Noon – 6 p.m.: Visit the welcome table in the hotel lobby next to the reception desk.
    7-8 p.m.: Welcome reception in the Captain's Lounge Bar at the hotel, with unlimited local red and white wines, beer, soft drinks, water, nuts and other crispy snacks.
    8-9:30 p.m.: Welcome buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 2


    7:30-8:30 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    8:45 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Full-day Olympus Riviera cruise; includes transportation and lunch.
    • 8:45 a.m.: Pickup from the hotel.
    • 8:50 a.m.: Arrive at Paralia Harbour, approximately 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) from the hotel.
    • 8:55-9 a.m.: Board the boat.
    • 9 a.m.: Cruise across the Thermaic Gulf and the Olympus Riviera coast.
    • 10-11:30 a.m.: Sail to Plaka of Litochoro.
    • 11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.: Swimming, relaxing and free time at Plaka of Litochoro.
    • 1:45-3 p.m.: Eat lunch on the beach.
    • 3:05-3:50 p.m.: Set sail for the return party. You will have the opportunity to take part in a Greek dance lesson.
    • 3:55 p.m.: Arrive back at Paralia Harbour.
    • 4 p.m.: Return to the hotel.
    The rest of the afternoon at your leisure.
    7-9:30 p.m.: Buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 3

    7:30-10 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    A day at your leisure. We suggest you take advantage of your 20% discount on spa treatments at the hotel’s Venus Spa (at your own expense).
    7-9:30 p.m.: Buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 4


    7:30-10 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    A day at your leisure. We suggest you take a stroll to the nearby village of Paralia on your own, approximately 1.7 miles (3 kilometers) from the hotel.
    7-9:30 p.m.: Buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 5

    7:30-8:15 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Full-day excursion to the Edessa Waterfalls and Pozar hot springs; includes transportation, English-speaking guide, entrance fees and lunch.
    • 8:30 a.m.: Depart from the hotel.
    • 10:20 a.m.: Arrive in Edessa.
    • 10:20-11:50 a.m.: Walk around the town and see waterfalls and a sesame-oil factory museum.
    • 11:50 a.m.: Depart from Edessa to Pozar, approximately a 40-minute drive.
    • 12:35-3:15 p.m.: Enjoy the hot springs and open-air pools. You can also climb up the complex of the caves if you wish.
    • 3:15 p.m.: Transfer to a local restaurant in Loutraki.
    • 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Eat a 3-course lunch with 1 glass of wine at a local restaurant.*
    • 4:30-6 p.m.: Return to the hotel.
    The rest of the afternoon at your leisure.
    7-9:30 p.m.: Buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 6

    7:30-10 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    A day at your leisure. We suggest you relax on the beaches of Olympus Riviera or take the local Tourist Fun Train from Paralia to Olympic Beach (at your own expense).
    7-9:30 p.m.: Buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 7

    7:30-10 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    A day at your leisure. We suggest you spend the day at the nearby Watergamepark Kariba, approximately 1.5 miles (2.7 kilometers) from the hotel (at your own expense).
    7-9:30 p.m.: Farewell buffet dinner at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.

    Day 8


    7:30-10 a.m.: Buffet breakfast at the hotel’s Erato Restaurant.
    Check out of the hotel by noon.

    *The minimum age to consume alcohol is 18 years. Age is determined at the time of travel. Nonalcoholic beverages will be available.

    Itinerary subject to change.

  • Additional Information
    Adult and children’s pricing may vary depending on the travel date. Click BOOK IT for detailed pricing information.

    We base children’s pricing on their age at the time of travel. Their reservation has to be booked and paid for in order for you to check them in.

    Please remember to book a reservation for everyone you’re bringing along on your DreamTrip before you travel. Otherwise, they’ll be charged the hotel’s prevailing rate, not the trip price.

    Full-day Olympic Riviera cruise:
    • This excursion is not accessible for wheelchair users and is not recommended for expectant mothers or people who get sea sick easily. Please consult your doctor prior to booking.
    • The cruise is weather dependent. If the excursion is canceled by port authorities due to weather conditions, it will be rescheduled for another day or changed to a different excursion of equal or higher value.
    • We recommend that you bring a bathing suit, towel and sunscreen.

    Full-day excursion to the Edessa Waterfalls and Pozar hot springs:
    • This excursion is not accessible for wheelchair users.
    • Bathing in hot springs is not recommended for expectant mothers and babies.
    • We recommend that you bring a bathing suit, towel and sunscreen.
  • Policies
    Cancellation Policy*: If you cancel 91 days or more before your trip, you’ll get a refund less a fee of US$50. If you cancel between 46 and 90 days before your trip, you’ll get a refund less a fee of US$100. If you cancel within 45 days of your trip, your trip will not be refunded. All fees are on a per-person basis.

    *This cancellation policy is subject to rules and regulations in applicable jurisdictions in which our travel supplier is based. Therefore, in the event of conflict between the cancellation policy displayed here and cancellation terms in supplier booking terms, the provisions of the booking terms will prevail.


    Name Change Policy: If you change any name(s) on your booking 45 days or more before the start date of your trip, there will be no fee for the name change(s). If you change any name(s) on your booking 44 to 31 days before the start date of your trip, you’ll be charged a fee of US$50 per name change. Name changes are not permitted within 30 days of the start date of your trip.

    Members can’t combine DreamTrips Points. Your membership level determines the maximum amount of DreamTrips Points you can use. If you have more than 50 Rovia Bucks, you can apply them in the checkout process.

    Contact Travel Support if you have special requests regarding bedding, meals or medical needs, or any other questions about this trip.

    At the time of booking, you will see a page with your order number and trip cost. This is your confirmation. Please retain and bring this information with you on your trip.

    Hotel/resort credits and/or discounts cannot be converted to cash, and any not used during your stay will expire immediately upon your departure. Member is responsible for paying any taxes that may be added to items purchased with hotel/resort credit.

    In the unfortunate event that an activity or excursion is no longer available, we will substitute a similar activity of equal or greater value.

    Make sure that your passport and visa, if applicable, are up-to-date before you leave! It’s important to double check that you have all the identification and other documentation required by the specific country you’re traveling to. In many countries, passports and visas must be valid for 6 months or longer after the trip end date. If you are unable to obtain the required identification and other documentation, the Cancellation Policy for this DreamTrip will apply.

    Please note: Due to contractual supplier policies, we may not be able to confirm requested name or room changes to existing bookings for trips that are scheduled to travel within 30 days of your request.

    Members with additional people in the room, not booked prior to travel, will be charged the hotel’s prevailing rate, not the trip price.

    Pricing shown is for each person, and is based on 2 adults per room.

    Please don’t consider your change requests official until you receive a confirmation email from us.