14 days in Greece, Belgrade & Sofia Itinerary

14 days in Greece, Belgrade & Sofia Itinerary

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Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sofia, Bulgaria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Thessaloniki, Greece
— 1 day
Fly
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Athens, Greece
— 9 nights

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Belgrade, Serbia

The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
On the 9th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ružica, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Petka's Chapel, then contemplate the long history of Kalemegdan, then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Lido Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crkva Svetog Marka, take a stroll around Trg Republike, engage your brain at Nikola Tesla Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sava Temple, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ada Ciganlija.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Belgrade trip itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiport is Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sofia.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
Military Museum ©
Must see
Military Museum
4.3
St. Sava Temple ©
Must see
St. Sava Temple
4.3
Crkva Svetog Marka ©
Religious Site
Crkva Svetog Marka
4.6

2
nights
Sofia, Bulgaria

Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Boyana Church, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vitosha Boulevard, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Sveti Nikolay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at National Museum of Military History, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Sofia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Amphitheatre of Serdica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St Petka of the Saddlers.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sofia road trip planner.

Getting from Belgrade to Sofia by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Belgrade to Sofia. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
Boyana Church ©
Must see
Boyana Church
4.2
Temple Sveti Nikolay ©
Architectural Building
Temple Sveti Nikolay
4.4
Vitosha Boulevard ©
Neighborhood
Vitosha Boulevard
3.8

1
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Thessaloniki, Greece

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 13th (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Zeitenlik, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, then contemplate the long history of Church of Agios Nikolaos Orphanos, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hagios Demetrios.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Thessaloniki online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sofia to Thessaloniki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, Thessaloniki is somewhat warmer than Sofia - with highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Hagios Demetrios ©
Must see
Hagios Demetrios
4.7

9
nights
Athens, Greece

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Relax by the water at Glyfada Beach and Voula Beach. Shop till you drop at Technohoros Art Gallery and Melissinos Art -The Poet Sandal Maker. Venture out of the city with trips to Vouliagmeni (Astir Beach & Akti Vouliagmenis) and Temple of Poseidon (in Sounio). There's much more to do: visit Plaka, explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Athens trip maker tool.

You can fly from Thessaloniki to Athens in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Thessaloniki in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Athens, with lows of 29°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Athens

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Acropolis Museum ©
Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7

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