16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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16 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Athens
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Olympia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Kalambaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Athens
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 23rd (Sat), kick back and relax at Red Beach, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then examine the collection at Monastery of Profitis Ilias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museum of Prehistoric Thira, enjoy the sand and surf at KAMARA BEACH, and then examine the collection at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Fira trip maker tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Fira is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time (SGT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in November, you will find days in Fira are colder (23°C), and nights are little chillier (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Monastery of Profitis Ilias, KAMARA BEACH, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
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Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
KAMARA BEACH ©
KAMARA BEACH

1
night
Athens

Athens
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Athens online holiday builder .

Traveling by flight from Fira to Athens takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. In November in Athens, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. You will leave for Nafplio on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Athens

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
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2
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Archea Korinthos and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nafplio trip website .

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Athens in November, things will get little chillier in Nafplio: highs are around 19°C and lows about 5°C. You will leave for Olympia on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Archea Korinthos, Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

1
night
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olympia, and then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Olympia online travel route builder .

Drive from Nafplio to Olympia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Nafplio in November; daily highs in Olympia reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
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Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia

1
night
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 29th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou and then contemplate the long history of Temple of Apollo.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Delphi route builder app .

Traveling by car from Olympia to Delphi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Delphi are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
Delphi ©
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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.
On the 1st (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varlaam Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then steep yourself in history at Roussanou Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Meteora. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Stefanos, contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka tour planner .

Drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Delphi in November: high temperatures in Kalambaka hover around 15°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Athens.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Hephaestus will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate Acropolis Museum and Benaki Museum. Step out of Athens to go to Sounio and see Temple of Poseidon, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. See even more of Athens: wander the streets of Plaka, stop by Old Orient Jewelry, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, and explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Kalambaka to Athens in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kalambaka in December: high temperatures in Athens hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Temple of Poseidon
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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