Useful Information

Useful Information

Informations

Further down you can find useful information that refer to the telephone numbers of Mount Athos, the itineraries that run daily by the local bus, the ferry itineraries as well as the procedure followed in order to visit Mount Athos.

Useful Telephone Numbers of Mount Athos

Γενικά

Pilgrims’ Office of Ouranoupolis Tel.:23770 71422

Holy Superintendence of Mount Athos Tel.:23770 23224 Fax:23770 23315

Civil Administration of Mount Athos Tel.:23770 23290

Hotel Karies Tel.:23770 24114

Karies Police Station Tel.:23770 23212

Port Authority of Ouranoupolis Tel.:23770 71248

Local buses of Chalkidiki (Thessaloniki Office) Tel.:2310 316575

Holy Monastery of Souroti Tel.:23960 41320

Hotel Dafni Tel.:23770 23603

Port Authority of Ierissos Tel.:23770 22576

Assistant Harbour-Master’s Office of Dafni Tel.:23770 23300

Reservation Lines of Mount Athos Tel.:23770 21041 FAX:23770 71016

Dafni Lines of Mount Athos Tel.:23770 21148

Athoniada Religious Academy Tel.:23770 23341

Health Centre-Pharmacy Tel.:23770 23217

Ιερές Μονές

The Holy Monastery of Megisti Lavra: 23770 22586
The Holy Monastery of Vatopedi: 23770 41488
The Holy Monastery of Iviron: 23770 23643
The Holy Monastery of Philotheou: 23770 23256
The Holy Monastery of Xeropotamou: 23770 23251
The Holy Monastery of Esphigmenou: 23770 23796
The Holy Monastery of Dochiariou: 23770 23245
The Holy Monastery of Karakallou: 23770 23225
The Holy Monastery of Saint Paul: 23770 23250
The Holy Monastery of Xenophontos: 23770 23249
The Holy Monastery of Konstamonitou: 23770 23228
The Holy Monastery of Saint Panteleimon: 23770 23252
The Holy Monastery of Chilandar: 23770 23797
The Holy Monastery of Pantocrator: 23770 23253
The Holy Monastery of Simonopetra: 23770 23254
The Holy Monastery of Dionysiou: 23770 23687
The Holy Monastery of Grigoriou: 23770 23218
The Holy Monastery of Stavronikita: 23770 23255
The Holy Monastery of Koutloumousiou: 23770 23226
The Holy Monastery of Zographou: 23770 23247

Local Bus Itineraries

The local bus station of Chalkidiki in Thessaloniki is situated on the road to NeaMoudania (PRAKTIKER interchange), approximately 10 minutes by taxi from the airport. TEL. 2310 316 555. The single ticket to Ouranoupolis costs 10.70 Euros and the return ticket 18.50 Euros (valid for 1 month).

Days Thessaloniki to Ouranoupolis Ouranoupolis to Thessaloniki
Monday – Friday 06:15 05:30
08:30 08:00
10:45 09:30
10:45 13:00
14:30 14:15
16:30 16:15
18:30 18:15
Days Thessaloniki to Ouranoupolis Ouranoupolis to Thessaloniki
Saturday 06:15 05:30
08:30 08:00
10:45 09:30
10:45 13:00
14:30 14:15
16:30 16:15
18:30 18:15
Days Thessaloniki to Ouranoupolis Ouranoupolis to Thessaloniki
Sunday 06:15 08:00
08:30 09:30
10:45 13:00
10:45 14:15
14:30 16:15
16:30 18:15
18:30
Ferry Itineraries
Daily itineraries FROM and TO Mount Athos
Depature Ouranoupolis Arrival Dafni Type of Ferry Departure Dafni Arrival Ouranoupolis Type of Ferry
08:45 09:25 Speedboat 09:35 10:15 Speedboat
09:45 11:45 Ferry 12:00 12:50 Speedboat
10:40 11:30 Speedboat 12:10 14:10 Ferry
Intermediary Stations: Giovantsa-Zografou-Konstamonitou-Dochiariou-Xenofontos-Panteleimonos-Dafni
Departure Ierissos Arrival Megisti Lavra Type of Ferry Departure Megisti Lavra Arrival Ierissos Type of Ferry
08:35 10:30 Speedboat 10:40 13:00 Speedboat
Intermediary Stations: Chilandriou-Esfigmenou-Vatopediou-Pantokratoros-Stavronikita-Iviron-Filotheou-Karakalou-Morfonou-Megisti Lavra

For more information visit www.agioreitikes-grammes.com

Ferry Itineraries (Agia Anna-Mikra Agia Anna)

Schedule of the AGIA ANNA

Ouranoupolis – Dafni Dafni – Kafsokalivia Kafsokalivia – Dafni Dafni – Ouranoupolis Arrival Ouanoupolis Bus to Thessaloniki
Monday – Friday 06:30 08:05
12:45
09:35
14:20
15:45 17:10 18:15
Saturday 07:00 08:35*
12:15*
10:00*
13:15*
14:45 16:15 16:15
Sunday 10:30 12:15* 13:15* 14:30 16:15 16:15

* At weekends the itineraries run till the Holy Hermitage of Agia Anna.

Schedule of the MIKRA AGIA ANNA (you have to make a reservation one week earlier).

Ouranoupolis – Dafni Dafni – Megisti Lavra** Megisti Lavra**
– Dafni
Dafni – Ouranoupolis Arrival Ouranoupolis Bus to Thessaloniki
Monday – Friday 08:00
11:45
08:45
12:35
09:30
13:20
11:00
14:45
11:40
15:30
13:00
16:15
Saturday 08:00
11:45
08:45
12:35
09:30
13:20
11:00
14:15
11:40
15:00
13:00
16:15
Sunday 08:30
11:00
09:10*
11:45
09:30*
12:30
10:15
13:15
10:50
14:00
13:00
14:15

* The Sunday morning itinerary runs till the Holy Hermitage of Agia Anna.
** Temporarily, and due to the unsuitability of the Holy Monastery of MegistiLavra harbor, the itineraries run till the Holy Hermitage of TimiouProdromou.

 

Ferries:

– Passenger and Car Ferry AGIA ANNA
(Ferry tel. for the transportation of vehicles: 694.7819.885)

– Passenger Speedboat MIKRA AGIA ANNA
(For reservations call the Information Office)

Information Office: Ouranoupolis, before the Pilgrims’ Office.
Telephone numbers: 23770.71.400 and 6995.105.105/ Fax number: 23770.71.555

Administration Offices: NeaRoda on the 2nd street running parallel to the road along the seaside.
Telephone and Fax number: 23770.31.777

More information on www.microathos.gr

Visit to Mount Athos - Pilgrims Office

In order someone to visit Mount Athos, they need to schedule the exact day of entrance to it. Then, they need to come in contact with the Pilgrims’ Office of Mount Athos in Thessaloniki so that the necessary RESIDENCE PERMIT is issued.

 

Telephone: 2310-252575 – fax: 2310-222424
Address: Egnatias 109 τ.κ.: 54635 Thessaloniki

 

Personal data required from the office in charge is the following:
Name and surname, father’s name, year of birth, ID or passport number, date of issue and authority of issue. The person in charge of the office will explain to you exactly all the details of your entrance to Mount Athos.