12 days in Athens, Vourvourou & Thessaloniki Itinerary

12 days in Athens, Vourvourou & Thessaloniki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 6 nights
2
Vourvourou
— 1 night
3
Thessaloniki
— 4 nights

6
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parthenon. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary website.

Kalamata to Athens is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Kalamata in June, with lows around °C. You will leave for Vourvourou on the 18th (Thu).

Things to do in Athens

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

1
night
Vourvourou

Vourvourou ©
Vourvourou is village near Agios Nikolaos, in the Chalkidiki peninsula of northern Greece. To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Vourvourou trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Vourvourou takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Athens in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Vourvourou, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Vourvourou

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kalogria Beach
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Kalogria Beach ©
Kalogria Beach

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Thessaloniki: Municipal Park of Naoussa (in Naousa) and Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, appreciate the history behind Arch of Galerius, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St.Sophia.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Thessaloniki day trip planning website.

Drive from Vourvourou to Thessaloniki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. June in Thessaloniki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Municipal Park of Naoussa, Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum, Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina)
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Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki

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