8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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8 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Athens
Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Kalambaka
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
2
Firostefani, Santorini
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h
3
Athens
— 4 nights
End: Athens

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Meteora Thrones - Travel & Tourism Center. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Meteora and then get a dose of the wild on Meteora Thrones - Travel & Tourism Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kalambaka travel route builder site .

Athens to Kalambaka is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Athens in May; daily highs in Kalambaka reach 26°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Firostefani.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Meteora ©
Meteora

2
nights
Firostefani, Santorini

Firostefani ©
On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then get great views at Sunset in Oia, and then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Firostefani trip itinerary maker site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kalambaka to Firostefani. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kalambaka in May since evenings lows in Firostefani dip to 20°C. On the 17th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Firostefani

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Oia, Oneiro Jewelry, Santo Horse Riding
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Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Sunset in Oia ©
Sunset in Oia

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get in touch with nature at Sea Turtle Rescue Centre and Glyfada Beach. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka District, examine the collection at Acropolis Museum, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Athens online tour itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Firostefani to Athens with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Glyfada
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Glyfada Beach ©
Glyfada Beach
Sea Turtle Rescue Centre ©
Sea Turtle Rescue Centre

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