8 days in Central Greece Itinerary

8 days in Central Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Karpenisi
— 1 night
2
Pavliani
— 1 night
3
Delphi
— 3 nights
4
Khalkis, Euboea Region
— 2 nights

1
night
Karpenisi

Karpenisi ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Velouchiou Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Fresko, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Proussos Monastery, then find something for the whole family at Saloon Park, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Manitarokosmos.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Karpenisi trip builder site.

Athens to Karpenisi is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pavliani.

Things to do in Karpenisi

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Manitarokosmos
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Saloon Park ©
Saloon Park
Fresko ©
Fresko

1
night
Pavliani

Pavliani
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): walk around Recreational Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Pavliani trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Karpenisi to Pavliani in 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Pavliani can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Pavliani

Parks

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hosios Loukas in Distomo (about 46 minutes away). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Delphi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Nikolaos Church, take in the awesome beauty at Parnassus, and take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Delphi day trip planning app.

Getting from Pavliani to Delphi by car takes about 1.5 hours. May in Delphi sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Khalkis.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Itea, Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, Hosios Loukas
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Delphi
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Khalkis, Euboea Region

Chalcis or Chalkida is the chief town of the island of Euboea in Greece, situated on the Euripus Strait at its narrowest point. On the 16th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Karababa Castle, then snap pictures at Bridge of Khalkis, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Archaeological Museum of Thebes and then wander the streets of Upper Town of Monemvasia.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Khalkis trip planner.

Traveling by journey from Delphi to Khalkis takes 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Khalkis can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Khalkis

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Upper Town of Monemvasia, Archaeological Museum of Thebes
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Archaeological Museum of Thebes ©
Archaeological Museum of Thebes
Karababa Castle ©
Karababa Castle

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