11 days in Greece & Rome Itinerary

11 days in Greece & Rome Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
2
Larissa, Greece
— 2 nights
3
Naousa, Greece
— 1 night
4
Edessa, Greece
— 1 night
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

3
nights
Athens, Greece

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: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, and get great views at Mount Lycabettus.

To find maps and other tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Athens. In May, daily temperatures in Athens can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Larissa.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

2
nights
Larissa, Greece

Larissa ©
On the 28th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Diachronic Museum of Larissa, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Achilliou, and then don't miss a visit to Larissa Ancient Ruins. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Stomio Beach, examine the collection at Mansion of Georgios Schwarz, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church Of St. George.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Larissa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Athens to Larissa takes 4 hours. Traveling from Athens in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Larissa, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Naousa.

Things to do in Larissa

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Stomio Beach, Mansion of Georgios Schwarz
Highlights from your plan
Diachronic Museum of Larissa ©
Diachronic Museum of Larissa
Larissa Ancient Ruins ©
Larissa Ancient Ruins

1
night
Naousa, Greece

Naousa ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): delve into the distant past at The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia, thenlearn about winemaking at Dalamara Winery, and then take a peaceful walk through Agios Nikolaos.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Naousa road trip planning site.

Getting from Larissa to Naousa by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Larissa in May, plan for slightly colder days in Naousa, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Edessa.

Things to do in Naousa

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia ©
The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia
Dalamara Winery ©
Dalamara Winery

1
night
Edessa, Greece

Edessa ©
Edessa, is a city in northern Greece and the capital of the Pella regional unit, in the Central Macedonia region of Greece. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): don't miss a visit to The Ancient City of Aiges, thenadmire the striking features of Church of the Koimisis (14th cent.), and then admire the sheer force of Edessa Waterfalls.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Edessa trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Naousa to Edessa takes an hour. In May, daytime highs in Edessa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Edessa

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Edessa Waterfalls ©
Edessa Waterfalls

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip builder app.

Explore your travel options from Edessa to Rome with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Rome when traveling from Edessa in June, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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