3 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

3 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

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3 days in Northern Greece Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  17​h
1
Kalambaka
— 1 day
2
Thessaloniki
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h
End: Newark

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day
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 29th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka trip itinerary website .

Newark, USA to Kalambaka is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Time is 7 hours. In October in Kalambaka, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas ©
Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): engage your brain at Noesis - Science Center and Technology Museum and then examine the collection at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Thessaloniki trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Thessaloniki are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum
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