10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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10 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Athens
Drive:  2​h
1
Epidavros
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Sparta
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Corinth
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Athens
— 3 nights
End: Athens


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1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Epidaurus Archaeological Museum, then steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and then delve into the distant past at The Sunken City - Ancient Epidaurus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Kalamaki Beach, then take in the views from Arkadiko Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tolo Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Epidavros road trip website .

Athens to Epidavros is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Epidavros when traveling from Athens in September, with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Elafonisos.

Things to do in Epidavros

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arkadiko Bridge, Tolo Beach
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Tolo Beach ©
Tolo Beach
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Epidaurus Archaeological Museum ©
Epidaurus Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Leonidas Monument, see the interesting displays at Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil, then contemplate the long history of Mystras, and finally appreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine Paleologos. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Koumantareios Art Gallery of Sparta, delve into the distant past at Acropolis and Ancient Theater, then explore the ancient world of Archaeological site of Mystra, and finally kick back and relax at Mavrovouni Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sparta trip itinerary planning website .

Drive from Epidavros to Sparta in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Epidavros in September since evenings lows in Sparta dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Corinth.

Things to do in Sparta

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mystras, Mavrovouni Beach
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Mystras ©
Mystras
Mavrovouni Beach ©
Mavrovouni Beach
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra

2
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Archea Korinthos, then take in the dramatic natural features at Acrocorinth, and then explore the activities along Corinth Canal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, then contemplate the long history of Lion Gate, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Corinth trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Sparta to Corinth in 2 hours. September in Corinth sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mycenae
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Acrocorinth ©
Acrocorinth
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to Matsopoulou Mill, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Corinth to Kalambaka takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and car; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Corinth in September, with highs in Kalambaka at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Matsopoulou Mill
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Matsopoulou Mill ©
Matsopoulou Mill
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron

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, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, take a stroll through Plaka, and explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Athens takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, Athens is somewhat warmer than Kalambaka - with highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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