12 days in Central Greece Itinerary

12 days in Central Greece Itinerary

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1
Karpenisi
— 2 nights
2
Pavliani
— 2 nights
3
Edipsos, Euboea Region
— 3 nights
4
Delphi
— 4 nights

2
nights
Karpenisi

Karpenisi ©
On the 16th (Sun), explore the engaging exhibits at Manitarokosmos, then get in on the family fun at Saloon Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Proussos Monastery, and finally experience rural life at Fresko. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Gunpowder Mills and then take in breathtaking views at Panta Vrechei Canyon.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Karpenisi online tour builder.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Karpenisi is an approximately 15.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pavliani.

Things to do in Karpenisi

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gunpowder Mills, Manitarokosmos
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Saloon Park ©
Saloon Park
Fresko ©
Fresko

2
nights
Pavliani

Pavliani ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): get outside with Spring of Thermopylae, pause for some photo ops at Leonidas Monument, and then take in the history at Battlefield of Thermopylae. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness the site of a historic battle at Hani of Gravia, go deep underground at Vagonetto-Fokis Mining Park Tours, and then walk around Recreational Park.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Pavliani journey planning site.

Drive from Karpenisi to Pavliani in 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Edipsos.

Things to do in Pavliani

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Thermopylae, Vagonetto-Fokis Mining Park Tours, Hani of Gravia
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Battlefield of Thermopylae ©
Battlefield of Thermopylae
Leonidas Monument ©
Leonidas Monument
Vagonetto-Fokis Mining Park Tours ©
Vagonetto-Fokis Mining Park Tours

3
nights
Edipsos, Euboea Region

Edipsos ©
Aidipsos is a village and a former municipality in Euboea, Greece. Explore Edipsos' surroundings by going to Pefki Beach (in Pefki), Lichadonisia (in Kavos) and Saint David Monastery (in Rovies). Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of The Healing Thermal Springs of Edipsos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Anargyron, make a trip to Oreoi Port, and see some colorful creatures with Lihadonisia Diving Center.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Edipsos journey planner.

Traveling by journey from Pavliani to Edipsos takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Edipsos

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Pefki Beach, Lichadonisia, Waterfall of Drimona, Oreoi Port, Saint David Monastery
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Saint David Monastery ©
Saint David Monastery
Moni Agiou Nikolaou Galataki ©
Moni Agiou Nikolaou Galataki

4
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.
Take a break from Delphi with a short trip to Hosios Loukas in Distomo, about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Delphi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, relax in the rural setting at MoKa Honey, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parnassus.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Delphi trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Edipsos to Delphi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Delphi can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Itea, 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