7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greece sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Athens
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Olympia
— 1 night
Drive
3
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive
5
Thessaloniki
— 1 night
Fly

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Athens

— 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally take a stroll through Plaka. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, then make a trip to Erechtheion, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Athens sightseeing planner.

Toronto, Canada to Athens is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Athens is 7 hours. While traveling from Toronto, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Olympia.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Olympia

— 1 night
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. Inscribed on the World Heritage List, the remains of Olympia's sanctuary allow visitors to admire the timeless mastery of ancient Greek builders.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at Euphoria Spa, then contemplate the long history of Archaeological Site of Olympia, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and finally appreciate the history behind Hermes by Praxiteles.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympia trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Athens to Olympia takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 11°C in Olympia. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Delphi.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums · Spas · Historic Sites
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Delphi

— 1 night
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and then get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Delphi online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Olympia to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In November in Delphi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums
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Kalambaka

— 1 night
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 12th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka visit planner.

Getting from Delphi to Kalambaka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in November, expect Kalambaka to be a bit cooler, temps between 15°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Thessaloniki

— 1 night

Mother of Israel

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 13th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, then steep yourself in history at Church of St.Sophia, then contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, and finally make a trip to White Tower of Thessaloniki.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

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Greece travel guide

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Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.