7 days in Athens, Kalambaka & Corfu Itinerary

7 days in Athens, Kalambaka & Corfu Itinerary

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Athens
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
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Corfu Town
— 2 nights

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

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: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, delve into the distant past at Erechtheion, and take a stroll through Plaka.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Athens driving holiday planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Athens is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. In August in Athens, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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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 4th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery, then steep yourself in history at Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas, and finally don't miss a visit to Meteora.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kalambaka road trip planner.

Drive from Athens to Kalambaka in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Athens in September: high temperatures in Kalambaka hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)
Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery

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Corfu Town

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then make a trip to The Liston, and finally don't miss a visit to Spianada Square.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Corfu Town trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Kalambaka to Corfu Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kalambaka in September since evenings lows in Corfu Town dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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