15 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

15 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

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15 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Sarti
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Parga
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Kalambaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Chorefto
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Thessaloniki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Sarti

Sarti ©
Family-friendly places like Kalogria Beach and Lagomandra beach will thrill your kids. Step out of Sarti to go to Vourvourou and see Karydi, which is approximately 38 minutes away.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Sarti trip simple and quick.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Sarti is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in October; daily highs in Sarti reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Parga.

Things to do in Sarti

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lagomandra beach, Karydi, Kalogria Beach
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Kalogria Beach ©
Kalogria Beach
Orange beach ©
Orange beach
Kalamitsi Beach ©
Kalamitsi Beach

4
nights
Parga

Parga ©
Most visitors to Parga come because of the Ionian coastline's verdant landscape and traditional character.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Valtos Beach and Loutsa Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Parga: Bella Vraka Beach (in Syvota), Vrellis Greek History Museum (in Bizani) and Ioannina Castle (in Ioannina). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Acheron, delve into the distant past at Nekromanteion Acheron, kick back and relax at Lichnos Beach, and explore the historical opulence of Venetian Castle of Parga.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Parga vacation maker app .

Getting from Sarti to Parga by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Parga when traveling from Sarti in October, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Parga

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Loutsa Beach, Ioannina Castle, Ammoudia Beach, Bella Vraka Beach, Kastrosykias Beach
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Valtos Beach ©
Valtos Beach
Acheron ©
Acheron
Ioannina Castle ©
Ioannina Castle

2
nights
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 12th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then examine the collection at Digital Projection Centre of Meteora’s History and Culture, and finally make a trip to Meteora. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Stefanos, then don't miss a visit to Trikala Fort, and finally get to know the resident critters at Filoneikos.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kalambaka day trip tool .

Drive from Parga to Kalambaka in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, Kalambaka is a bit cooler than Parga - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chorefto.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Trikala Fort, Filoneikos
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery

2
nights
Chorefto

Chorefto ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): kick back and relax at Agioi Saranta and then stroll through Parisaina Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Papa Nero Beach and then stroll through Mylopotamos Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Chorefto trip maker .

You can drive from Kalambaka to Chorefto in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kalambaka in October; daily highs in Chorefto reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Chorefto

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Papa Nero Beach, Mylopotamos Beach
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Papa Nero Beach ©
Papa Nero Beach

3
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Museum of Byzantine Culture and Kallitheas Beach. Explore Thessaloniki's surroundings by going to Ekklisia Panagia Korifini (in Nea Moudania) and Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina). The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, contemplate the long history of Church of St.Sophia, pause for some serene contemplation at Ypapanti Church, and make a trip to Aristotelous Square.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Thessaloniki tour builder tool .

Traveling by car from Chorefto to Thessaloniki takes 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Thessaloniki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Ekklisia Panagia Korifini, Kallitheas Beach, Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina)
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White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
Kallitheas Beach ©
Kallitheas Beach

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