35 days in Greece Itinerary

35 days in Greece Itinerary

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35 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  23 h
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Ioannina
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Kalambaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Delphi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Olympia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Nafplio
— 3 nights
+4
Bus + Foot + Subway + Fly + Bus:  9 h 15 min
7
Lindos, Rhodes
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 15 min
8
Rethymnon, Crete
— 3 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 30 min
9
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Naxos
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Sydney

3
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.
Popular historic sites such as Agia Paraskevi Monastery and Church Agioi Deka Pantokratoras are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press and Folklore museum of central corfu. Go for a jaunt from Corfu Town to Kalami to see Sakis Water Sports about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Kaiser's Throne, view the masterpieces at Minimi, look for gifts at Emporion D'artes, and see the interesting displays at Serbian Museum of Corfu.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Corfu Town trip itinerary builder tool .

Sydney, Australia to Corfu Town is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Sydney to Corfu Town. Traveling from Sydney in March, expect Corfu Town to be a bit cooler, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ioannina.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Corfu, Gastouri, Agia Paraskevi Monastery, Sakis Water Sports, Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press
Highlights from your plan
Kaiser's Throne ©
Kaiser's Throne
Casa Parlante ©
Casa Parlante

4
nights
Ioannina

Ioannina ©
Ioannina, often called Yannena within Greece, is the capital and largest city of Epirus, an administrative region in north-western Greece. Visit Ioannina Castle and St. George for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vrellis Greek History Museum and River Rafting & Tubing. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ioannina: Parousia Byzantine & Contemporary Art Gallery (in Plaka), Skala Tzavelena (in Glyki) and Theodoros Papagiannis Musem of Contemporary Art (in Elliniko). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Averoff Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Folk Art Museum Tossizza Mansion, look for gifts at Krypti, and take in the spiritual surroundings of H Kokkinh Ekklhsia (The Red Church).

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Getting from Corfu Town to Ioannina by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Ioannina are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Ioannina

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Metsovo, Vourgareli, War Museum of Kalpaki, Vrellis Greek History Museum, Parousia Byzantine & Contemporary Art Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Vrellis Greek History Museum ©
Vrellis Greek History Museum
Folk Art Museum Tossizza Mansion ©
Folk Art Museum Tossizza Mansion
Averoff  Gallery ©
Averoff Gallery

2
nights
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 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Porta Panagia, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Koursoum Mosque, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Meteora & Mushroom Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): examine the collection at Hellenic Culture Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Byzantine Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, contemplate the long history of Old City of Trikala, see the interesting displays at Digital Projection Centre of Meteora’s History and Culture, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada).

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Ioannina to Kalambaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ioannina in March, expect Kalambaka to be little chillier, temps between 15°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Trikala, Porta Panagia
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas ©
Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas

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 the city life by going to Corycian Cave and Parnassus. Museum-lovers will appreciate Bread Museum of Amfiklia and Amfissa Archaeological Museum. Take a break from Delphi with a short trip to Hosios Loukas in Distomo, about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo, contemplate the long history of Delphi, take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Trinity.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Delphi tour itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Kalambaka to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. March in Delphi sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Corycian Cave, Church of the Holy Trinity, Bread Museum of Amfiklia, Amfissa Archaeological Museum, Hosios Loukas
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Hosios Loukas ©
Hosios Loukas
Parnassus ©
Parnassus

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Archimedes Museum and Kastro Chlemoutsi. Popular historic sites such as Monastery of Kremasti and Monastery of Skafidia are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Olympia: Katakolo (Chlemoutsi, Aristoteles Olivewood Workshop, & more). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Legends Of Greek Mythology, appreciate the history behind Hermes by Praxiteles, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Olympia.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Olympia trip planning site .

You can drive from Delphi to Olympia in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In March in Olympia, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Katakolo, Pyrgos, Kastro Chlemoutsi
Highlights from your plan
Archimedes Museum ©
Archimedes Museum
Kastro Chlemoutsi ©
Kastro Chlemoutsi

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore War Museum of Tripoli and Nafplio National Gallery. Get a sense of the local culture at Nauplion Promenade and Moni Agiou Ioanni Prodromou. Change things up with these side-trips from Nafplio: Didyma Caves (in Kranidi), Epidaurus Theater (in Epidavros) and Agia Fotini Mantineias Church (in Mantineia). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Lion Gate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Panaghia, stop by Kapnopoleio Nafplio, and delve into the distant past at Citadel and Treasury of Atreus.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nafplio trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Olympia to Nafplio by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Olympia in March, things will get a bit cooler in Nafplio: highs are around 16°C and lows about 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mycenae, Moni Agiou Ioanni Prodromou, War Museum of Tripoli, Agia Fotini Mantineias Church, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Highlights from your plan
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate
Citadel and Treasury of Atreus
Citadel and Treasury of Atreus
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

3
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Art Park Rhodes and Ladomylos. Get in touch with nature at Rhodes Sailing Academy - Alpha Centaurus and Cave of Fourni. Explore Lindos' surroundings by going to Eleousa (Agios Nikolaos Fountoukli & Campochiaro), Archanggelos Michail Thari Monastery (in Laerma) and Profiti Elias Monastery (in Salakos). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Monolithos Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Panteleimon, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Virgin Skiadenis, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lindos Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lindos tour website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Nafplio to Lindos in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March, Lindos is somewhat warmer than Nafplio - with highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Rhodes, Siana, Eleousa, Art Park Rhodes, Archanggelos Michail Thari Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach
Castle of Monolithos ©
Castle of Monolithos
Archanggelos Michail Thari Monastery ©
Archanggelos Michail Thari Monastery

3
nights
Rethymnon, Crete

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Popular historic sites such as Archaeological Site of Azoires and Four Martyrs Church are in your itinerary. Historical & Folklore Museum of Gavalochori and Moni Palianis are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Rethymnon's surroundings by going to George and Lilian's Jewellery (in Almyrida), Venetian Wells (in Gavalochori) and Diktamos Gorge (in Katochori). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Agia Irini Convent, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Arkadi, explore the activities along Lake Kournas, and view the masterpieces at Stagakis Cretan Lyra Workshop.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rethymnon journey builder app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Rethymnon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March in Rethymnon, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Gavalochori, Wooden Museum, Lake Kournas, Diktamos Gorge, George and Lilian's Jewellery
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi
Diktamos Gorge ©
Diktamos Gorge
Archaeological Site of Azoires
Archaeological Site of Azoires

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos and Castelli of Emporio. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Skaros Rock and Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini. There's lots more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Akrotiri LightHouse, explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, trek along Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, and learn about winemaking at Santo Winery.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira online trip builder .

You can ride a ferry from Rethymnon to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Fira are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Pyrgos, Kamari, Castelli of Emporio, Skaros Rock, Amoudi Bay
Highlights from your plan
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
Akrotiri LightHouse ©
Akrotiri LightHouse

3
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Panagia Aperathitissa and Panagia Drossiani Church. Get outdoors at Mount Zeus Hike and Naxos Tennis Club. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Fotodotis, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Myrtidiotissa, delve into the distant past at Tower of Zevgolis, and admire the landmark architecture of Church of Agios Georgios Diasoritis.

To see maps and more tourist information, use the Naxos trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Fira to Naxos by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Naxos can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naxos

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Panagia Aperathitissa ©
Panagia Aperathitissa
Roman Catholic Cathedral ©
Roman Catholic Cathedral
Church of Agios Georgios Diasoritis ©

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