8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Larissa
— 2 nights
3
Naousa
— 1 night
4
Edessa
— 1 night

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
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: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Lycabettus.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Athens holiday planning tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Athens. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Larissa.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Larissa

Larissa ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church Of St. George, see the interesting displays at Mansion of Georgios Schwarz, and then kick back and relax at Stomio Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Larissa Ancient Ruins, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Achilliou, and then take an in-depth tour of Diachronic Museum of Larissa.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Larissa using our trip planner.

Drive from Athens to Larissa in 4 hours. Traveling from Athens in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Larissa, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Naousa.

Things to do in Larissa

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mansion of Georgios Schwarz, Stomio Beach
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Diachronic Museum of Larissa ©
Diachronic Museum of Larissa
Larissa Ancient Ruins ©
Larissa Ancient Ruins

1
night
Naousa

Naousa ©
On the 30th (Sat), explore the ancient world of The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia, thenlearn about winemaking at Dalamara Winery, and then identify plant and animal life at Agios Nikolaos.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Naousa sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Larissa to Naousa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Larissa in May, you will find days in Naousa are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Edessa.

Things to do in Naousa

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia ©
The Macedonian Tombs of Lefkadia
Dalamara Winery ©
Dalamara Winery

1
night
Edessa

Edessa ©
Edessa, is a city in northern Greece and the capital of the Pella regional unit, in the Central Macedonia region of Greece. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): make a trip to The Ancient City of Aiges, admire the landmark architecture of Church of the Koimisis (14th cent.), and then take in the dramatic scenery at Edessa Waterfalls.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Edessa trip maker tool.

Getting from Naousa to Edessa by car takes about an hour. In May, daytime highs in Edessa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edessa

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Edessa Waterfalls ©
Edessa Waterfalls

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