8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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8 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Paphos
Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
Alexandroupoli
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Komotini
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kavala
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Thassos Town (Limenas)
— 2 nights
ferry + Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Paphos


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1
night
Alexandroupoli

Alexandroupoli ©
Alexandroupoli is a city in Greece and the capital of the Evros regional unit in East Macedonia and Thrace. On the 11th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Alexandroupoli's Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at Ethnological Museum of Thrace, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agia Paraskevi Beach.

For ratings and tourist information, you can read our Alexandroupoli tour website .

Paphos, Cyprus to Alexandroupoli is an approximately 20-hour car ride. You can also fly. In July in Alexandroupoli, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Komotini.

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Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Ethnological Museum of Thrace ©
Ethnological Museum of Thrace
Alexandroupoli's Lighthouse ©
Alexandroupoli's Lighthouse

1
night
Komotini

Komotini ©
Komotini is a city in the region of East Macedonia and Thrace, northeastern Greece. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): walk around Grove of Agia Paraskevi, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, make a trip to Clock Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Greek Urban School of Nestoros Tsanaklis, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Mitropolitikos Naos Koimiseos tis Theotokou.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Komotini trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Alexandroupoli to Komotini by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kavala.

Things to do in Komotini

Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Grove of Agia Paraskevi ©
Grove of Agia Paraskevi

1
night
Kavala

Kavala ©
Kavala is a city in northern Greece, the principal seaport of eastern Macedonia and the capital of Kavala regional unit. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll through Ammolofoi Beach, then step into the grandiose world of The Castle of Kavala, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kalamitsa.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kavala trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Komotini to Kavala in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kavala can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Thassos Town (Limenas).

Things to do in Kavala

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Ammolofoi Beach
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Kalamitsa ©
Kalamitsa
The Castle of Kavala ©
The Castle of Kavala

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nights
Thassos Town (Limenas)

Thassos Town (Limenas) ©
On the 14th (Sun), admire the local landmark of Love Spring, then kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, and then kick back and relax at Aliki Beach. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with La Scala Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Thassos Town (Limenas) tour itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Kavala to Thassos Town (Limenas) takes 2 hours. July in Thassos Town (Limenas) sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Thassos Town (Limenas)

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Love Spring, Golden Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
La Scala Beach ©
La Scala Beach

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.
On the 16th (Tue), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then make a trip to White Tower of Thessaloniki, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Ladadika District, don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, pause for some photo ops at Arch of Galerius, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Rotunda, then pause for some photo ops at Monument of Alexander The Great, and finally steep yourself in history at Hagios Demetrios.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Thessaloniki route builder site .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Thassos Town (Limenas) to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and flight. July in Thessaloniki sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

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