30 days in Greece Itinerary

30 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 6 nights
2
Kalamata
— 3 nights
3
Nafplio
— 5 nights
4
Thessaloniki
— 10 nights
5
Paleo Faliro
— 2 nights
6
Dimitsana
— 2 nights

6
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. You'll explore and learn at Acropolis Museum and Orlik Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: visit Plaka, kick back and relax at Legrena Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, and view the masterpieces at Melissinos Art -The Poet Sandal Maker.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Athens road trip planning tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Athens. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Kalamata.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Legrena Beach
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens

3
nights
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. Appreciate the collections at Koumantareios Art Gallery of Sparta and Military Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Paralia Almirou and Kalamata Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil (in Sparta) and Arcadian Gate (in Messini). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Antigua Mesenia, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Messenia, browse the fresh offerings at Kalamata Farmer's Market, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ypapanti Church.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Kalamata trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Athens to Kalamata takes 3 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kalamata when traveling from Athens in May, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Kalamata

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Messini, Sparta
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Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil ©
Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia

5
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.
Visit Arvanitia beach and Karathona Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some cultural insight at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus and Archea Korinthos. Explore Nafplio's surroundings by going to Agora art gallery (in Mycenae) and Corinth Canal (in Corinth). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, learn about all things military at War Museum of Nafplio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Agios Spyridonas, and explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi.

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You can drive from Kalamata to Nafplio in 2 hours. Traveling from Kalamata in May, Nafplio is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Corinth, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Agora art gallery
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Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus

10
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museum of Byzantine Culture and Hagios Demetrios. Head to Seikilo and Bezesteni Marketfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Archaeological Museum of Pella (in Pella), The Byzantine Museum of Veroia (in Veroia) and Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kalogria Beach, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, don't miss a visit to White Tower of Thessaloniki, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Karydi.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Thessaloniki holiday planner.

Getting from Nafplio to Thessaloniki by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Nafplio in May, Thessaloniki is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paleo Faliro.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vourvourou, Nikiti, Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum, Enigma Shopping Center, The Byzantine Museum of Veroia
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Kalogria Beach ©
Kalogria Beach
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) ©

2
nights
Paleo Faliro

Paleo Faliro ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine Palaeologos, thenget into the urban bustle at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, thenlook and learn at Eugenides Planetarium, and finally appreciate the history behind Submarine Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Floating Naval Museum Battleship Averof, thengo for a stroll along the water at Flisvos Marina, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Phaleron War Cemetery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Theodore.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Paleo Faliro online journey builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Thessaloniki to Paleo Faliro. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Dimitsana.

Things to do in Paleo Faliro

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trips

Alimos, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, Church of St. Theodore
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Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre ©
Floating Naval Museum Battleship Averof ©
Floating Naval Museum Battleship Averof
Phaleron War Cemetery ©
Phaleron War Cemetery

2
nights
Dimitsana

Dimitsana
Dimitsana is a mountain village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stroll through Finikounda Beach and then Head underground at Kapsia Cave.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Dimitsana attractions planner.

Drive from Paleo Faliro to Dimitsana in 3 hours. Traveling from Paleo Faliro in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Dimitsana, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dimitsana

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kapsia Cave, Finikounda Beach

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