22 days in Greece Itinerary

22 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Thessaloniki
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Volos
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Thiva
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Corinth
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
5
Nafplio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Sparta
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Kyparissia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
8
Olympia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
9
Kyllini
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Naupactus
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
11
Ioannina
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
12
Kalambaka
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
13
Thessaloniki
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
On the 3rd (Fri), steep yourself in history at Arch of Galerius and then contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Thessaloniki trip itinerary maker tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Thessaloniki is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Tel Aviv in July since evenings lows in Thessaloniki dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Volos.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arch of Galerius ©
Arch of Galerius
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Sesklo, then contemplate the long history of Neolithic Settlement of Dimini, then kick back and relax at Ampovos Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Constantine and Helena. On the next day, get outside with Montis Ordo, then steep yourself in history at Pinakates, then trek along Centaurs' Path, and finally see the interesting displays at Byzantine Museum of Makrinitsa.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Volos day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Thessaloniki to Volos takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Thiva.

Things to do in Volos

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Pinakates, Archaeological Site of Sesklo, Montis Ordo
Highlights from your plan
Centaurs' Path ©
Centaurs' Path
Neolithic Settlement of Dimini ©
Neolithic Settlement of Dimini
Archaeological Site of Sesklo ©
Archaeological Site of Sesklo

few
hours
Thiva

Thiva
Thebes is a city in Boeotia, central Greece. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Moni Sagmata.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Thiva trip planning website.

Drive from Volos to Thiva in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Corinth.

Things to do in Thiva

Historic Sites

few
hours
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Akrokorinthos.

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You can drive from Thiva to Corinth in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Thiva in July, Corinth is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Akrokorinthos ©
Akrokorinthos

3
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Bourtzi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Panaghia, look for gifts at TASTE3, then learn about all things military at War Museum of Nafplio, then take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Evaggelistria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Ayios Georgios, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at Church of Agios Spyridonas, then examine the collection at Komboloi Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Kolokotroni Statue.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nafplio trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Corinth to Nafplio by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Corinth in July; daily highs in Nafplio reach 36°C and lows reach 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Sparta.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Highlights from your plan
Church of Ayios Georgios ©
Church of Ayios Georgios
Komboloi Museum ©
Komboloi Museum
War Museum of Nafplio ©
War Museum of Nafplio

2
nights
Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Archeologikos Xoros Sparti and then contemplate the long history of The Menelaion. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Statue of Constantine Paleologos, then contemplate the long history of Mystras, then explore the ancient world of Archaeological site of Mystra, and finally contemplate the long history of Archaeological site Keadas.

For photos and tourist information, go to the Sparta online travel route builder.

You can drive from Nafplio to Sparta in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Nafplio in July since evenings lows in Sparta dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kyparissia.

Things to do in Sparta

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mystras, Archaeological site Keadas
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra
Mystras ©
Mystras
The Menelaion ©
The Menelaion

few
hours
Kyparissia

Kyparissia ©
Kyparissia is a town and a former municipality in northwestern Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. On the 11th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Tis Arkadias O Platanos and then take in the dramatic scenery at Neda Waterfalls.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Kyparissia trip website.

Traveling by car from Sparta to Kyparissia takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kyparissia can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Kyparissia

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Neda Waterfalls ©
Neda Waterfalls

few
hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Archaeological Site of Olympia.

To plan Olympia vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Kyparissia to Olympia by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Kyllini.

Things to do in Olympia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia

2
nights
Kyllini

Kyllini ©
On the 12th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Port of Killini, then step into the grandiose world of Kastro Chlemoutsi, and then kick back and relax at Glyfa Beach.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kyllini trip builder website.

You can drive from Olympia to Kyllini in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Naupactus.

Things to do in Kyllini

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kastro Chlemoutsi, Glyfa Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kastro Chlemoutsi ©
Kastro Chlemoutsi

2
nights
Naupactus

Naupactus ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos, take in panoramic vistas at Botsaris Tower, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Adelfotis Metamorfoseos Sotiros Nafpaktou. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Sergoulas Beach, kick back and relax at Xiliadou Beach, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Nafpaktos Old Port.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Naupactus visit planner.

Getting from Kyllini to Naupactus by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Naupactus can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Ioannina.

Things to do in Naupactus

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Xiliadou Beach, Sergoulas Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos ©
The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos
Adelfotis Metamorfoseos Sotiros Nafpaktou ©
Adelfotis Metamorfoseos Sotiros Nafpaktou

5
nights
Ioannina

Ioannina ©
Ioannina, often called Yannena within Greece, is the capital and largest city of Epirus, an administrative region in north-western Greece. Explore hidden gems such as Vikos Gorge and Pargas Distillery - Amicos Cocktail Bar. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ali Pasha Castle and Ioannina Castle. Explore Ioannina's surroundings by going to Beloi Viewpoint (in Vradeto), Monodendri (Convent of Agia Paraskevi & Stone Forest) and Parga (Aphrodite's Cave & Acheron). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Piges Acheronta, go for a walk through Metsovo Central Square, make a trip to Dodoni Sanctuary and Theatre, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iera Moni Panagias Tsoukas.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ioannina trip tool.

Getting from Naupactus to Ioannina by car takes about 2.5 hours. July in Ioannina sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Ioannina

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Parga, Monodendri, Beloi Viewpoint, Vrellis Greek History Museum, Metsovo Central Square
Highlights from your plan
Vikos Gorge ©
Vikos Gorge
Ali Pasha Castle ©
Ali Pasha Castle
Pargas Distillery - Amicos Cocktail Bar ©
Pargas Distillery - Amicos Cocktail Bar

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ieros Naos Kimiseos tis Theotokou, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then make a trip to Theopetra's Prehistoric Cave, and finally examine the collection at Hellenic Culture Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ioannina to Kalambaka takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ioannina in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Kalambaka, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

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

4
nights
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Church of St.Sophia and Church of Saint Panteleimon. Osios David (The Latomou Monastery) and Church of Panagia Acheiropoietos will appeal to history buffs. When in Thessaloniki, make a side trip to see Olympic Beach in Olympiaki Akti, approximately Olympiaki Akti away. Enjoy Thessaloniki some more: make a trip to White Tower of Thessaloniki, contemplate the long history of Church of Profitis Ilias, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolis Cathedral of Agios Gregorios Palamas, and delve into the distant past at Rotunda.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Thessaloniki trip planner.

Getting from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Beaches Museums

Side Trip

Olympic Beach
Highlights from your plan
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Church of St.Sophia ©
Church of St.Sophia
Church of Panagia Acheiropoietos ©
Church of Panagia Acheiropoietos

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