10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Athens
— 1 day
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
3
Nafplio
— 2 nights
4
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
5
Larissa
— 2 nights
6
Delphi
— 2 nights

1
day
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 1st (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens journey maker.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Athens. In July, daytime highs in Athens are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Athens

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, then contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and then stroll through Varlaam Monastery.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka travel route website.

Getting from Athens to Kalambaka by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kalambaka when traveling from Athens in July, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

2
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
On the 3rd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, then step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi, and finally steep yourself in history at Bourtzi. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Tiryns, delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae, and then steep yourself in history at Lion Gate.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Nafplio attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Nafplio takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kalambaka in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Nafplio, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Mycenae
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

2
nights
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, make a trip to White Tower of Thessaloniki, appreciate the history behind Arch of Galerius, pause for some serene contemplation at Hagios Demetrios, then don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, and finally make a trip to Monument of Alexander The Great.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki route builder site.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Thessaloniki takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Nafplio in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Thessaloniki, with lows of 23°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Larissa.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki

2
nights
Larissa

Larissa ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Church Of St. George.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Larissa vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Thessaloniki to Larissa takes 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Larissa can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Larissa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Agioi Saranta
Highlights from your plan
Larissa Ancient Ruins ©
Larissa Ancient Ruins
Monument of Bucephalus ©
Monument of Bucephalus

2
nights
Delphi

Delphi
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
When in Delphi, make a side trip to see Hosios Loukas in Distomo, approximately Distomo away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Delphi, get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Nikolaos Church, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parnassus.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Delphi trip app.

Drive from Larissa to Delphi in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church, Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, Hosios Loukas
Highlights from your plan
Delphi
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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