15 days in West Greece Itinerary

15 days in West Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amaliada
— 4 nights
2
Olympia
— 4 nights
3
Kalavrita
— 5 nights

4
nights
Amaliada

Amaliada ©
Amaliada is a town and a former municipality in northwestern Elis, West Greece, Greece. You'll get in some beach time at Kourouta Beach and Glyfa Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Skafidia Beach and Monastery of Skafidia. Explore Amaliada's surroundings by going to Katakolo (Agios Nicolaos Church, Katakolo Port, &more), Legends Of Greek Mythology (in Pyrgos) and Kastro Chlemoutsi (in Kastro). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Palouki beach, go for a stroll along the water at Port of Killini, and stroll through Paralia Agia Marina.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amaliada trip itinerary app.

Atlanta, USA to Amaliada is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Amaliada

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Katakolo, Pyrgos, Glyfa Beach, Kastro Chlemoutsi, Port of Killini
Highlights from your plan
Paralia Agia Marina ©
Paralia Agia Marina
Monastery of Skafidia ©
Monastery of Skafidia
Katakolo Port ©
Katakolo Port

4
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Visit Kakovatos Beach and Giannitsochori Beach for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Archaeological Site of Olympia, admire the sheer force of Nemouta Waterfalls, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, and appreciate the history behind Hermes by Praxiteles.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Olympia trip planner.

You can drive from Amaliada to Olympia in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Olympia can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kalavrita.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Giannitsochori Beach, Kakovatos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia

5
nights
Kalavrita

Kalavrita ©
Kalavryta is a town and a municipality in the mountainous east-central part of the regional unit of Achaea, Greece. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Tsivlou and Gorge of Vouraikos. Change things up with these side-trips from Kalavrita: Archaeological Museum of Aigion (in Aigio) and Akoli Beach (in Rododafni). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Folclore and Historic Museum, Head underground at Spileo Limnon, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of 1821, and steep yourself in history at Topos Thysias.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kalavrita trip website.

You can drive from Olympia to Kalavrita in 2 hours. Traveling from Olympia in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kalavrita, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kalavrita

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Archaeological Museum of Aigion, Kastria Cave of the Lakes, Akoli Beach, Lake Tsivlou
Highlights from your plan
Gorge of Vouraikos ©
Gorge of Vouraikos
Kastria Cave of the Lakes ©
Kastria Cave of the Lakes