10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 2 nights
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Poros
— 1 night
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Hydra
— 2 nights
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 3 nights
5
Thessaloniki
— 1 night

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis of Athens and Plaka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Temple of Olympian Zeus and Ancient Agora of Athens for their historical value. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, stroll through Glyfada Beach, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens driving holiday planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Athens is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bucharest in August since evenings lows in Athens dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Poros.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Beaches

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Must see
Plaka
4.4
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7

1
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Poros

Poros ©
Poros is a small Greek island-pair in the southern part of the Saronic Gulf, about 58km south from Piraeus and separated from the Peloponnese by a 200m wide sea channel, with the town of Galatas on the mainland across the strait. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get outside with Russian Bay, take in the exciting artwork at Citronne Gallery, stroll through Poros Beach, then steep yourself in history at Monastery of Zoodochos Pigi, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Love Bay.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Poros trip planner.

Getting from Athens to Poros by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Poros can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Hydra.

Things to do in Poros

Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors · Museums
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Historic Walking Area
Love Bay
3.9
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Beach
Poros Beach
4.1
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Art Gallery
Citronne Gallery
4.8

2
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Hydra

Hydra ©
Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): kick back and relax at Agios Nikolaos Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Saint Nicholas Beach, and then stroll through Bisti Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Komiseos Theotokou Monastery, then admire the masterpieces at Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra, and then appreciate the history behind Andrea Miaoulis Monument.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hydra road trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Poros to Hydra takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Hydra are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 27th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Hydra

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums
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3
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Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Lindos Beach and Agios Pavlos Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Village of Lindos and Ancient Kamiros. Take a break from Lindos with a short trip to Tsambikos Watersports in Kolimbia, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach, stroll through Tsambika Beach, and delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Lindos online vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Hydra to Lindos with the Route module. While traveling from Hydra, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Lindos, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Lindos

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Village of Lindos
4.3
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Lindos Beach
4.2

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Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
On the 31st (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, then enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hagios Demetrios, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Thessaloniki tour planning website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Thessaloniki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Lindos in August since evenings lows in Thessaloniki dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

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Historic Site
Hagios Demetrios
4.7

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