34 days in Greece Itinerary

34 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Belgrade
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Thessaloniki
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Delphi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Nafplio
— 4 nights
Travel:  3 h 45 min
5
Hydra
— 3 nights
Travel:  5 h
6
Athens
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
7
Oia, Santorini
— 4 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
8
Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
9
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
10
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Belgrade

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 16th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Seikilo and then see the interesting displays at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Thessaloniki tour planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Thessaloniki is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Thessaloniki are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Aristotelous Square ©
Aristotelous Square

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Meteora, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kalambaka holiday maker site.

You can drive from Thessaloniki to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Thessaloniki in April since evenings lows in Kalambaka dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

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

3
nights
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.
Step out of Delphi to go to Gravia and see Hani of Gravia, which is approximately 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, don't miss a visit to O Tafos tou Lokrou, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos, and contemplate the long history of Delphi.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Delphi online attractions planner.

Getting from Kalambaka to Delphi by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

MoKa Honey, Hani of Gravia, Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
Highlights from your plan
Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Parnassus ©
Parnassus

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Corinth (Akrokorinthos, Archea Korinthos, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, steep yourself in history at Lion Gate, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Panaghia.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nafplio trip builder website.

Getting from Delphi to Nafplio by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 5°C in Nafplio. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hydra.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Corinth, Mycenae, The Church of the Virgin Mary, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Tiryns ©
Tiryns

3
nights
Hydra

Hydra ©
Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. Hydra is known for beaches, museums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore by horseback at Harriets Hydra Horses, take an in-depth tour of Lazaros Koundouriotis Mansion (National Historical Museum), don't miss a visit to Profitis Ilias Monastery Hydra, and appreciate the history behind Andrea Miaoulis Monument.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hydra day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nafplio to Hydra. Traveling from Nafplio in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Hydra, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Hydra

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Harriets Hydra Horses ©
Harriets Hydra Horses
Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra ©
Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra
Mount Eros Hydra ©
Mount Eros Hydra

5
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, examine the collection at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Athens online trip itinerary builder.

Explore your travel options from Hydra to Athens with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Neraida Floating Museum
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Walking tours

4
nights
Oia, Santorini

Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oia: Boutari Winery (in Megalochori) and Akrotiri (Akrotiri & Experience Horse Riding). There's still lots to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, stop by Orion Art Gallery, take in the dramatic natural features at Skaros Rock, and explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Oia online itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Athens to Oia in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, car, and ferry; or ride a ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Oia

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fira, Imerovigli, Akrotiri, Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop, Boutari Winery
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Boutari Winery ©
Boutari Winery
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

3
nights
Heraklion, Crete

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Change things up with these side-trips from Heraklion: Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia), Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos) and Reptisland (in Melidoni). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Heraklion trip itinerary builder website.

Ride a ferry from Oia to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. May in Heraklion sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tylissos, The Palace of Knossos, Kazantzakis Museum, Winery Stilianou, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Highlights from your plan
Snail Farm and Fun ©
Snail Farm and Fun
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete

4
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Get out of town with these interesting Mykonos Town side-trips: Delos (House of Dionysus, Temple of Isis, &more). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at The House of Fine Art - HOFA Gallery Mykonos, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mykonos Brewing Company, and wander the streets of Little Venice.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town visit planner.

You can fly from Heraklion to Mykonos Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In May, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums Historic Sites Transportation

Side Trips

Delos, Mykonos
Highlights from your plan
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
Spas
Little Venice ©
Little Venice

5
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Corfu Town: Nissaki Cave (in Nissaki) and Sakis Water Sports (in Kalami). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Spianada Square, explore the historical opulence of Mon Repos Palace, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Corfu, and look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town trip planner.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 17°C in Corfu Town. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Corfu, Nissaki Cave, Sakis Water Sports, Corfu Donkey Rescue, Capodistrias Museum - Kapodistrias Museum
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

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