34 days in West Greece Itinerary

34 days in West Greece Itinerary

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Agrinio
— 6 nights
2
Kalavrita
— 7 nights
3
Olympia
— 7 nights
4
Amaliada
— 7 nights
5
Patras
— 6 nights

6
nights
Agrinio

Agrinio ©
Get out of town with these interesting Agrinio side-trips: Archaeological Museum of Thermon (in Thermos), Vathiavali Beach (in Palairos) and Amfilochia Port (in Amfilochia).

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Agrinio planner.

Sofia, Bulgaria to Agrinio is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sofia in July; daily highs in Agrinio reach 38°C and lows reach 23°C. You'll set off for Kalavrita on the 27th (Mon).

Things to do in Agrinio

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Archaeological Museum of Thermon, Ancient City of Iniades, Vathiavali Beach, Vasso Katraki Museum, Amfilochia Port
Highlights from your plan
Lake Trichonida ©
Lake Trichonida
Archaeological Museum of Thermon ©
Archaeological Museum of Thermon

7
nights
Kalavrita

Kalavrita ©
Kalavryta is a town and a municipality in the mountainous east-central part of the regional unit of Achaea, Greece. Explore Kalavrita's surroundings by going to Lake Tsivlou (in Tsivlos), Egira (Archaio Theatro Aegiras Ahaias & Area Synest - Theme Park Sinevro) and Lepida Waterfalls (in Akrata). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust, explore the striking landscape at Gorge of Vouraikos, steep yourself in history at Topos Thysias, and appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of 1821.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalavrita trip planner.

Traveling by car from Agrinio to Kalavrita takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Agrinio in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Kalavrita, with lows around 17°C. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll travel to Olympia.

Things to do in Kalavrita

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Egira, Lake Tsivlou, Lepida Waterfalls, Kastria Cave of the Lakes
Highlights from your plan
Kastria Cave of the Lakes ©
Kastria Cave of the Lakes
Mega Spilaio Monastery ©
Mega Spilaio Monastery

7
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Olympia: Kakovatos Beach (in Kakovatos), Katakolo (Greek Art Gallery & Agora Mall) and Giannitsochori Beach (in Tholo). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Olympia, explore the activities along Kaiafas Lake, see the interesting displays at Archimedes Museum, and experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Olympia day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Kalavrita to Olympia takes 2 hours. Traveling from Kalavrita in August, Olympia is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Amaliada.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Pyrgos, Katakolo, Kakovatos Beach, Giannitsochori Beach, Kaiafas Lake
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia

7
nights
Amaliada

Amaliada ©
Amaliada is a town and a former municipality in northwestern Elis, West Greece, Greece. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amaliada: Katakolo (Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, Agios Nicolaos Church, &more), Legends Of Greek Mythology (in Pyrgos) and Kastro Chlemoutsi (in Kastro). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Palouki beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Skafidia, enjoy the sand and surf at Paralia Agia Marina, and do a tasting at Mercouri Estate.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Amaliada trip itinerary app.

Drive from Olympia to Amaliada in 1.5 hours. August in Amaliada sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Patras.

Things to do in Amaliada

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Katakolo, Pyrgos, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Elis, Glyfa Beach, Port of Killini
Highlights from your plan
Paralia Agia Marina ©
Paralia Agia Marina
Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Museum of Ancient Greek Technology
Museum of Ancient Greek Musical Instruments ©

6
nights
Patras

Patras ©
Patras is Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215km west of Athens. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Patras: Rio Castle (in Rio), Archaeological Museum of Aigion (in Aigio) and Naupactus (The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos, Nafpaktos Old Port, &more). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Andreas Church, step into the grandiose world of Castle of Patras, explore the different monuments and memorials at Patras Mycenaean Park -Voundeni, and examine the collection at Diexodos Istoriko Mouseio.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Patras travel site.

Drive from Amaliada to Patras in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Patras are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Patras

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mesolongion, Naupactus, Rio Castle, Akoli Beach, Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis)
Highlights from your plan
Achaia Clauss Winery ©
Achaia Clauss Winery
Archaeological Museum of Patras ©
Archaeological Museum of Patras
Castle of Patras ©
Castle of Patras