8 days in Skopelos & Volos Itinerary

8 days in Skopelos & Volos Itinerary

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Skopelos
— 5 nights
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Volos
— 2 nights

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Skopelos

Skopelos ©

Green Jewel on Blue

Known as one of the Aegean's greenest islands, Skopelos features a long coastline of fine beaches and an interior covered with verdant pine forests, olive groves, and plum orchards.
Change things up with these side-trips from Skopelos: Troulos Beach (in Troulos), Koukounaries Beach (in Koukounaries) and Skiathos Town (The Blue House Art Gallery & Agios Nikolaos Church and Clock Tower). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kastani Beach, contemplate the long history of Monastery of Agia Varvara, kick back and relax at Stafilos Beach, and don't miss a visit to Panagitsa of Pyrgos.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Skopelos travel itinerary planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Skopelos is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Skopelos due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Skopelos can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Volos.

Things to do in Skopelos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Stafilos Beach ©
Stafilos Beach
Kastani Beach ©
Kastani Beach

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Volos

Volos ©
Volos is a coastal port city in Thessaly situated midway on the Greek mainland, about 330km north of Athens and 220km south of Thessaloniki. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): stroll through Horefto Beach and then see the interesting displays at The Rooftile and Brickworks Museum N. & S. Tsalapatas. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Centaurs' Path and then get engrossed in the history at Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Volos attractions tool.

Travel from Skopelos to Volos in 4 hours. Traveling from Skopelos in August, plan for little chillier nights in Volos, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Volos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums
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Centaurs' Path ©
Centaurs' Path
Athanasakeion Archaeological Museum of Volos ©

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