21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 1 night
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Corinth
— 3 nights
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Epidavros
— 3 nights
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Sparta
— 3 nights
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Olympia
— 2 nights
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Kalamata
— 4 nights
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Kardamili
— 1 night
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Olympiaki Akti
— 2 nights

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, then explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and then visit Plaka. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, then don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, and finally explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Athens online driving holiday planner.

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. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Athens due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in March: high temperatures in Athens hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Corinth.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae & Lion Gate). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Akrokorinthos, snap pictures at Submersible Bridges, contemplate the long history of Temple of Apollo, and take an in-depth tour of Archea Korinthos.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Corinth sightseeing site.

Getting from Athens to Corinth by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Corinth are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Epidavros.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Akrokorinthos ©
Akrokorinthos
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate

3
nights
Epidavros

Epidavros ©
One of the ancient world's famed places of healing, Epidavros today remains best known as the site of a remarkably well-preserved Hellenic theater, designated as a World Heritage Site.
Change things up with these side-trips from Epidavros: Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi, Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, &more). There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, delve into the distant past at The Sunken City - Ancient Epidaurus, contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and get engrossed in the history at Epidaurus Archaeological Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Epidavros vacation planning website.

Getting from Corinth to Epidavros by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, Epidavros is a bit cooler than Corinth - with highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sparta.

Things to do in Epidavros

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation ©
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation

3
nights
Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sparta: Moni Agiou Ioanni Prodromou (in Stemnitsa) and Monemvasia (Agia Sofia Church & Monemvasia Fortress). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Mystras, delve into the distant past at Archaeological site of Mystra, see the interesting displays at Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil, and appreciate the history behind Leonidas Monument.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sparta trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Epidavros to Sparta takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Epidavros in March: high temperatures in Sparta hover around 20°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Olympia.

Things to do in Sparta

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mystras ©
Mystras
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra
Agia Sofia Church ©
Agia Sofia Church

2
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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.
On the 29th (Sun), examine the collection at Archimedes Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Legends Of Greek Mythology. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Klio's Honey Farm and then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Olympia online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Sparta to Olympia takes 2.5 hours. March in Olympia sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kalamata.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Hermes by Praxiteles
Hermes by Praxiteles

4
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Kalamata

Kalamata ©
Kalamata is the second most populous city of the Peloponnese peninsula, after Patras, in southern Greece and the largest city of the homonymous administrative region. Change things up with these side-trips from Kalamata: Castle of Pylos (in Pilos), Voidokilia Beach (in Petrochori) and Tsiklitira's House (in Pylos). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Methoni Castle, pick up some new knowledge with Local Moods, learn about all things military at Military Museum, and explore the ancient world of Antigua Mesenia.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Kalamata day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Olympia to Kalamata takes 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Kardamili.

Things to do in Kalamata

Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach
Methoni Castle ©
Methoni Castle
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia

1
night
Kardamili

Kardamili ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Agia Sophia, pause for some serene contemplation at Moni Panagia Giatrissa, steep yourself in history at The House of Patrick and Joan Leigh Fermor, then step into the grandiose world of Mourtzinos Castle, and finally look for gifts at The Bead Shop Kardamyli.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kardamili trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Kalamata to Kardamili takes 1.5 hours. In April in Kardamili, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Olympiaki Akti.

Things to do in Kardamili

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Church of Agia Sophia ©
Church of Agia Sophia
The Bead Shop Kardamyli ©
The Bead Shop Kardamyli
Moni Panagia Giatrissa ©
Moni Panagia Giatrissa

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Olympiaki Akti

Olympiaki Akti ©
On the 5th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Dion Archaeological Park and then examine the collection at Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina).

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Olympiaki Akti road trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kardamili to Olympiaki Akti. In April, daily temperatures in Olympiaki Akti can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Olympiaki Akti

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dion Archaeological Park ©
Dion Archaeological Park
Platamonas Castle ©
Platamonas Castle

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