8 days in Volos & Thessaloniki Itinerary

8 days in Volos & Thessaloniki Itinerary

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Volos
— 3 nights
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Thessaloniki
— 4 nights

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Volos

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Volos is a coastal port city in Thessaly situated midway on the Greek mainland, about 330km north of Athens and 220km south of Thessaloniki. Change things up with these side-trips from Volos: Mylopotamos Beach (in Tsagkarada) and Agioi Saranta (in Chorefto). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Rooftile and Brickworks Museum N. & S. Tsalapatas, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Constantine and Helena, get engrossed in the history at Byzantine Museum of Makrinitsa, and get outside with Spring of Manas.

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Istanbul, Turkey to Volos is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Volos. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Volos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Spring of Manas ©
Spring of Manas

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Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Change things up with these side-trips from Thessaloniki: Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina) and Kalogria Beach (in Nikiti). There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rotunda.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Thessaloniki tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Volos to Thessaloniki in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

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Kalogria Beach ©
Kalogria Beach
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture

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