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

Volos is a coastal port city in Thessaly situated midway on the Greek mainland, about 330km north of Athens and 220km south of Thessaloniki. Get out of town with these interesting Volos side-trips: Agioi Saranta (in Chorefto) and Mylopotamos Beach (in Tsagkarada). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Ampovos Beach, get engrossed in the history at Byzantine Museum of Makrinitsa, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Constantine and Helena, and get outside with Spring of Manas.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Volos online vacation maker.

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

Things to do in Volos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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4
nights
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 · Outdoors

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