19 days in Greece Itinerary

19 days in Greece Itinerary

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19 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Green Bay
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
ferry + taxi:  4​h 30​min
3
Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Delphi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Kalambaka
— 1 night
6
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
Mycenae
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Green Bay

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: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, take a stroll through Monastiraki, and delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Plan my day in Athens using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Green Bay, USA to Athens is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Green Bay to Athens, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Green Bay in January; daily highs in Athens reach 56°F and lows reach 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

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

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, museums, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, sample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Virgin of St. Rosary.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read our Mykonos Town online route planner .

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. January in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nafplio.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Mykonos, Speed Boats Tours
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Agios Nikolakis Church ©
Agios Nikolakis Church
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
Little Venice ©
Little Venice

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.
On the 13th (Mon), catch a live event at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus and then take an in-depth tour of Epidaurus Archaeological Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Church of Agios Spyridonas, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Tiryns.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nafplio trip maker tool .

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Mykonos Town to Nafplio in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and taxi. Traveling from Mykonos Town in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 32°F in Nafplio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Spas Museums

Side Trip

Epidavros
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Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

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 15th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parnassus, then pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, and finally take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Byzantine Church of Agia Eleousa (Panagia Mavromantila), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tholos, then contemplate the long history of Delphi, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo, and finally explore the ancient world of The Temple of Apollo.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Delphi trip site .

You can drive from Nafplio to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Delphi sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church, The Temple of Apollo, Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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 17th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Meteora, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then make a trip to Matsopoulou Mill, and finally snap pictures at Lithaios Central Bridge.

Plan my trip to Kalambaka with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Delphi in January; daily highs in Kalambaka reach 43°F and lows reach 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, then take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, then test your problem-solving skills at Locked escape rooms, and finally steep yourself in history at Osios David (The Latomou Monastery). On the next day, steep yourself in history at Hagios Demetrios, appreciate the history behind Arch of Galerius, and then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Thessaloniki trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, Thessaloniki is somewhat warmer than Kalambaka - with highs of 50°F and lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios

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nights
Mycenae

Mycenae ©
You've now added Citadel and Treasury of Atreus to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Lion Gate, delve into the distant past at Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae, and finally explore the ancient world of Arkadiko Bridge. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Archea Korinthos, explore the striking landscape at Acrocorinth, then learn about winemaking at Ktima Palivou, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Ancient Mycenae.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Mycenae trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Thessaloniki to Mycenae. In January in Mycenae, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 32°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mycenae

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Corinth, Spas, Ktima Palivou
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Acrocorinth ©
Acrocorinth
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

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