7 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

7 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
3
Parga
— 2 nights

2
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.
Thessaloniki is known for historic sites, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, take a stroll through Ladadika District, make a trip to Aristotelous Square, and steep yourself in history at Church of St.Sophia.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Thessaloniki travel planner.

Nashville, USA to Thessaloniki is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki ©
Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki

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 22nd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, thenadmire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ieros Naos Kimiseos tis Theotokou.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kalambaka trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Thessaloniki to Kalambaka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Thessaloniki in July since evenings lows in Kalambaka dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Parga.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery

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nights
Parga

Parga ©
Most visitors to Parga come because of the Ionian coastline's verdant landscape and traditional character.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Valtos Beach, explore the historical opulence of Venetian Castle of Parga, and then explore the activities along Acheron.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Parga travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Parga takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kalambaka in July, Parga is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Parga

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Venetian Castle of Parga ©
Venetian Castle of Parga

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