8 days in Peloponnese Itinerary

8 days in Peloponnese Itinerary

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8 days in Peloponnese Itinerary

Start: Bratislava
Fly + Drive:  7 h
1
Corinth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sparta
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Messini
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Epidavros
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8 h
End: Bratislava

2
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Archea Korinthos, explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, and then learn about winemaking at Ktima Palivou. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Lion Gate, explore the ancient world of Akrokorinthos, then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corinth, and finally explore the activities along Corinth Canal.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Corinth trip itinerary planning site .

Bratislava, Slovakia to Corinth is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bratislava to Corinth. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bratislava in May, with highs in Corinth at 31°C and lows at 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Sparta.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Mycenae, Ktima Palivou
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos
Corinth Canal ©
Corinth Canal

1
night
Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. On the 4th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Amyklaion and Sanctuary of Apollo, appreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine Paleologos, then steep yourself in history at Mystras, and finally explore the ancient world of Archaeological site of Mystra.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sparta day trip planning website .

Drive from Corinth to Sparta in 2 hours. Traveling from Corinth in May, expect little chillier with lows of 14°C in Sparta. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Messini.

Things to do in Sparta

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mystras, Amyklaion and Sanctuary of Apollo
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Mystras ©
Mystras
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra

1
night
Messini

Messini ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Andromonastiro, delve into the distant past at Arcadian Gate, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Messenia, then steep yourself in history at Antigua Mesenia, and finally delve into the distant past at Ancient Messini Stadium.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Messini trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Sparta to Messini by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Messini are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Epidavros.

Things to do in Messini

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Archaeological Museum of Messenia
Highlights from your plan
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia
Andromonastiro ©
Andromonastiro
Arcadian Gate ©
Arcadian Gate

3
nights
Epidavros

Epidavros ©
One of the ancient world's famed places of healing, Epidavros today remains best known as the site of a remarkably well-preserved Hellenic theater, designated as a World Heritage Site.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Epidavros: Nafplio (Tiryns, Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, & more), St. Luke Archibishop (in Lefkakia) and Byzantine Church of the Panagias (in Agia Triada). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, take an in-depth tour of Epidaurus Archaeological Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Nauplion Promenade.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Epidavros trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Messini to Epidavros takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Messini in May, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Epidavros. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Epidavros

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Nafplio, Byzantine Church of the Panagias
Highlights from your plan
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi