17 days in Athens, Delphi & Northern Greece Itinerary

17 days in Athens, Delphi & Northern Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 2 nights
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Delphi
— 1 night
3
Kalambaka
— 1 night
4
Monodendri
— 1 night
5
Kastoria
— 2 nights
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Nymfaio
— 1 day
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Edessa
— 1 night
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Keramoti
— 3 nights
9
Litochoro
— 1 night
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Volos
— 2 nights
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Milina
— 2 nights

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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Athens trip maker.

London, UK to Athens is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Athens is 2 hours. Traveling from London in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Athens: highs are around 38°C and lows about 28°C. On the 24th (Fri), you'll travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Ancient Agora of Athens ©
Ancient Agora of Athens

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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.
You've now added Delphi to your itinerary. On the 24th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Delphi.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Delphi trip builder.

You can drive from Athens to Delphi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 23°C in Delphi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Delphi
Delphi

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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.
Meteora has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kalambaka trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kalambaka, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Monodendri.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora

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Monodendri

Monodendri ©
On the 26th (Sun), explore the stunning scenery at Vikos Gorge and then take in the dramatic natural features at Stone Forest.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Monodendri tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Monodendri takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kastoria.

Things to do in Monodendri

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Vikos Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Vikos Gorge ©
Vikos Gorge
Stone Forest ©
Stone Forest

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Kastoria

Kastoria ©
Kastoria is a city in northern Greece in the region of West Macedonia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lake Orestiada. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Lake Orestiada.

Plan my day in Kastoria using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Monodendri to Kastoria in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Nymfaio.

Things to do in Kastoria

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Orestiada ©
Lake Orestiada

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Nymfaio

Nymfaio
Arcturos Brown Bear Sanctuary has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Arcturos Brown Bear Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Nymfaio online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Kastoria to Nymfaio takes 1.5 hours. July in Nymfaio sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Edessa.

Things to do in Nymfaio

Wildlife · Parks

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Edessa

Edessa ©
Edessa, is a city in northern Greece and the capital of the Pella regional unit, in the Central Macedonia region of Greece. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Koimisis (14th cent.) and then admire the sheer force of Edessa Waterfalls.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Edessa road trip planner.

You can drive from Nymfaio to Edessa in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Keramoti.

Things to do in Edessa

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Edessa Waterfalls ©
Edessa Waterfalls

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Keramoti

Keramoti ©
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Nestos Delta and then enjoy the sand and surf at Keramoti (Ammoglossa) Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Nisteri Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Vathy Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Saliara Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Keramoti road trip site.

Traveling by car from Edessa to Keramoti takes 3.5 hours. July in Keramoti sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Litochoro.

Things to do in Keramoti

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Thassos Town (Limenas), Saliara Beach
Highlights from your plan
Saliara Beach ©
Saliara Beach

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Litochoro

Litochoro ©
Litochoro is a town and a former municipality in the southern part of the Pieria regional unit, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Dion Archaeological Park, then step into the grandiose world of Platamonas Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Nikolaos Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Litochoro trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Keramoti to Litochoro by car takes about 3 hours. In August in Litochoro, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Volos.

Things to do in Litochoro

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dion Archaeological Park, Platamonas Castle
Highlights from your plan
Platamonas Castle ©
Platamonas Castle
Agios Nikolaos Church ©
Agios Nikolaos Church
Dion Archaeological Park ©
Dion Archaeological Park

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Volos

Volos ©
Volos is a coastal port city in Thessaly situated midway on the Greek mainland, about 330km north of Athens and 220km south of Thessaloniki. Change things up with these side-trips from Volos: Chorefto (Pelion Secrets Sea Kayaking & Chorefto Beach). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Pelion, head outdoors with Spring of Manas, trek along Centaurs' Path, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panagia Portarea.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Volos trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Litochoro to Volos takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Milina.

Things to do in Volos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Chorefto, Mount Pelion
Highlights from your plan
Pelion Secrets Sea Kayaking ©
Pelion Secrets Sea Kayaking
Mount Pelion ©
Mount Pelion
Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos ©

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Milina

Milina ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): get interesting insight from A & C Yachting, then get great views at Tzasteni, and then take a stroll through Horto.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Milina travel planner.

You can drive from Volos to Milina in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Volos in August, plan for little chillier days in Milina, with highs around 34°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milina

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Horto
Highlights from your plan
Horto ©
Horto

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