17 days in Thessaly Itinerary

17 days in Thessaly Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stomio
— 2 nights
2
Tsagkarada
— 3 nights
3
Volos
— 5 nights
4
Kalambaka
— 4 nights
5
Karitsa
— 2 nights

2
nights
Stomio

Stomio ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stroll through Platia Ammos Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Stomio Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Paparizainas Bridge, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Koutsoupia Beach, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Kolimpithra, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Agia Paraskevi - Tempi.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Stomio itinerary app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Stomio is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Stomio is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in July, with highs in Stomio at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Tsagkarada.

Things to do in Stomio

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kokkino Nero, Church of Agia Paraskevi - Tempi, Koutsoupia Beach, Platia Ammos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Church of Agia Paraskevi - Tempi ©
Church of Agia Paraskevi - Tempi

3
nights
Tsagkarada

Tsagkarada
Tsagkarada is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Mouresi in the eastern part of Magnesia, Greece. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fakistra Beach and Parisaina Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Tzasteni and Kalamos Beach. Go for a jaunt from Tsagkarada to Milies to see Agion Taksiarchon Church about 40 minutes away. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agia Marina Church and make a trip to 1,000 Year Old Platanus Tree.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tsagkarada trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Stomio to Tsagkarada in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Stomio in July, expect nights in Tsagkarada to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Volos.

Things to do in Tsagkarada

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Fakistra Beach, Kalamos Beach, Agion Taksiarchon Church, Parisaina Beach, Tzasteni

5
nights
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. Explore hidden gems such as Diachronic Museum of Larissa and Spring of Manas. Take a break from the city and head to Horefto Beach and Montis Ordo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Volos: Larissa (Municipal Art Gallery of Larissa, The Church Of St. George, &more). The adventure continues: stop by Palia District, make a trip to St. Nicholas Metropolitan Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saints Constantine and Helena, and examine the collection at Museum of the City of Volos.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Volos journey maker website.

Drive from Tsagkarada to Volos in 2 hours. Traveling from Tsagkarada in July, you will find days in Volos are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are slightly colder (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Volos

Museums Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Larissa, Montis Ordo
Highlights from your plan
Diachronic Museum of Larissa ©
Diachronic Museum of Larissa
Spring of Manas ©
Spring of Manas
Entomological Museum of Volos ©
Entomological Museum of Volos

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hellenic Culture Museum and Digital Projection Centre of Meteora’s History and Culture. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Byzantine Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary and Geological Formation Museum of Meteora. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kalambaka: Porta Panagia (in Pyli), Trikala (Stone Bridge Gate & Palaiokarya’s Stone Bridge) and Karditsa (Fanari Castle, Archaeological Museum of Karditsa, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ieros Naos Kimiseos tis Theotokou, admire the striking features of Koursoum Mosque, see the interesting displays at Tsitsani Museum, and make a trip to Meteora.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kalambaka travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Volos to Kalambaka in 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kalambaka when traveling from Volos in July, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Karitsa.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Trikala, Karditsa, Porta Panagia, Votanikos Kipos Limnis Plastira
Highlights from your plan
Plastiras Dam ©
Plastiras Dam
Porta Panagia ©
Porta Panagia
Geological Formation Museum of Meteora ©
Geological Formation Museum of Meteora

2
nights
Karitsa

Karitsa ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Plastira, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koroni Monastery, and then admire the sheer force of Waterfalls of Anthochori. On the next day, admire the striking features of The Holy Monastery of Panagia Pelekiti.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Karitsa day trip planning app.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Karitsa in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Karitsa

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Koroni Monastery, Lake Plastira, Waterfalls of Anthochori
Highlights from your plan
The Holy Monastery of Panagia Pelekiti ©
The Holy Monastery of Panagia Pelekiti
Lake Plastira ©
Lake Plastira