15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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15 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Apollonii
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Larissa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Mouresi
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Delphi
— 2 nights
6
Thessaloniki
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Manchester

3
nights
Apollonii

Apollonii ©
Museum-lovers will appreciate Milos Beach and Agiofilli Beach. Head to Egremni Beach and Mikros Gialosfor plenty of shopping. Explore Apollonii's surroundings by going to Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni (in Tsoukaladhes), Nydri Waterfalls (in Nidri) and Folklore Museum Karia (in Karya).

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Apollonii holiday maker .

Manchester, UK to Apollonii is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, you will find days in Apollonii are much hotter (38°C), and nights are a bit warmer (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Apollonii

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lefkada, Agios Nikitas, Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni, Nydri Waterfalls, Folklore Museum Karia
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Porto Katsiki ©
Porto Katsiki
Egremni Beach ©
Egremni Beach
Nydri Waterfalls ©
Nydri Waterfalls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Agios Stefanos, steep yourself in history at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, then look for gifts at Meteora Sandals (Ekfrasi), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum, then make a trip to Matsopoulou Mill, and finally take in the views from Lithaios Central Bridge.

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Drive from Apollonii to Kalambaka in 4 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Apollonii in August since evenings lows in Kalambaka dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Larissa.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Trikala
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©

1
night
Larissa

Larissa ©
On the 28th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Achilliou, then explore the world behind art at Diachronic Museum of Larissa, then view the masterpieces at Municipal Art Gallery of Larissa, and finally see the interesting displays at Laografiko Istoriko Mouseo Larisas.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Larissa trip planner .

Getting from Kalambaka to Larissa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kalambaka in August: highs in Larissa hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mouresi.

Things to do in Larissa

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Diachronic Museum of Larissa ©
Diachronic Museum of Larissa

1
night
Mouresi

Mouresi
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stroll through Fakistra Beach and then stroll through Mylopotamos Beach.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mouresi route app .

Traveling by car from Larissa to Mouresi takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Larissa in August, expect nights in Mouresi to be a bit warmer, around 28°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Mouresi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Mylopotamos Beach
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2
nights
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 30th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tholos, then get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo, and finally delve into the distant past at Delphi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hosios Loukas and then take in the awesome beauty at Parnassus.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Delphi travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Mouresi to Delphi takes 4 hours. Traveling from Mouresi in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Delphi, with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Hosios Loukas
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Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum
Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo

4
nights
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Shop till you drop at Hagios Demetrios and White Tower of Thessaloniki. Museum of Byzantine Culture and Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Thessaloniki: Nikiti (Saint Nikitas & Scuba & Snorkeling), Kerkini Lake (in Kerkini) and Panagia Dovra Church (in Veroia). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina), look for gifts at Onarion, don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, and shop like a local with Seikilo.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Delphi to Thessaloniki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Thessaloniki, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nikiti, Panagia Dovra Church, Kerkini Lake, Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina)
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White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture

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