10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Athens
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Delphi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Ioannina
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
End: Athens

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, take a stroll through Plaka, and stop by Monastiraki.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens travel planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Athens. In May, daytime highs in Athens are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Delphi.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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.
On the 30th (Sat), explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, delve into the distant past at Delphi, thenget engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Parnassus, thenmake a trip to O Tafos tou Lokrou, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Delphi trip planner.

Drive from Athens to Delphi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 15°C in Delphi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological 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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, admire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, thenexamine the collection at Geological Formation Museum of Meteora, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Kalambaka trip planner.

Drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In May, Kalambaka is a bit cooler than Delphi - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ioannina.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

3
nights
Ioannina

Ioannina ©
Ioannina, often called Yannena within Greece, is the capital and largest city of Epirus, an administrative region in north-western Greece. Spend the 2nd (Tue) exploring nature at Vikos – Aoos National Park. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Silversmithing Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Voidomatis River, explore the stunning scenery at Vikos Gorge, and fly down the slopes at Alpine Zone.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ioannina journey builder tool.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Ioannina takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kalambaka in June, Ioannina is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ioannina

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Voidomatis River, Vikos Gorge, Vrellis Greek History Museum
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Silversmithing Museum ©
Silversmithing Museum
Voidomatis River ©
Voidomatis River
Alpine Zone ©
Alpine Zone

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