16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Patras
— 2 nights
2
Delphi
— 1 night
3
Lamia
— 1 night
4
Kalambaka
— 3 nights
5
Corinth
— 3 nights
6
Athens
— 3 nights

2
nights
Patras

Patras ©
Patras is Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215km west of Athens. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): get a taste of local nightlife at Caravel Patisserie.

You can plan Patras trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Nashville, USA to Patras is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually an 8 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Patras

Nightlife · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Caravel Patisserie ©
Caravel Patisserie
Archaeological Museum of Patras ©
Archaeological Museum of Patras

1
night
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.
On the 12th (Sat), explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hosios Loukas. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Delphi and then get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Delphi trip builder site.

Drive from Patras to Delphi in 2 hours. August in Delphi sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lamia.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Hosios Loukas
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Delphi
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi

1
night
Lamia

Lamia ©
Lamia is a city in central Greece. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): snap pictures at Gorgopotamos Bridge and then take an in-depth tour of Archeologiko Mousio.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lamia tour itinerary planning website.

Getting from Delphi to Lamia by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lamia are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. On the 14th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Lamia

Museums

Side Trip

Gorgopotamos Bridge
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Archeologiko Mousio ©
Archeologiko Mousio
Gorgopotamos Bridge ©
Gorgopotamos Bridge

3
nights
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then steep yourself in history at Agios Stefanos, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Roussanou Monastery, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Kalambaka day trip planning site.

Drive from Lamia to Kalambaka in 2 hours. Traveling from Lamia in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kalambaka, with lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Corinth.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

3
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corinth and then contemplate the waterfront views at Corinth Canal. On the next day, steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Corinth trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Corinth takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kalambaka in August, with highs in Corinth at 93°F and lows at 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Corinth Canal ©
Corinth Canal
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus

3
nights
Athens

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: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, stroll through Glyfada Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner.

Getting from Corinth to Athens by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Athens sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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