11 days in Greece Itinerary

11 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 1 night
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Oia
— 2 nights
3
Athens
— 1 night
4
Delphi
— 1 night
5
Kalambaka
— 2 nights
6
Arta
— Few hours
7
Patras
— 1 night
8
Nafplio
— 1 night
9
Athens
— 1 night

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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Psirri, Acropolis of Athens and Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou). Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Arch of Hadrian (Pili tou Adrianou), pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, then contemplate the long history of Parthenon, then see a show at Herod Atticus Odeon, and finally contemplate the long history of Areopagus.

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

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. December in Athens sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Oia.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Parthenon ©
Parthenon
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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Oia

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Secret Cafe, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Cultural Village, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Ancient Thera, kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, raise your glass at Secret Cafe, then examine the collection at Cultural Village, then step into the grandiose world of Castelli of Pyrgos, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, stroll through Red Beach, make a trip to Akrotiri LightHouse, then learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, then make a trip to Megalochori - Traditional Village, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Skaros Rock.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Oia online attractions planner.

You can fly from Athens to Oia in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in December, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Tue) before leaving for Athens.

Things to do in Oia

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Pyrgos, Imerovigli, Akrotiri, Kamari, Megalochori - Traditional Village
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Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Skaros Rock ©
Skaros Rock

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Athens

Athens ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ancient Agora of Athens as well as Monastiraki. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens online trip builder.

Getting from Oia to Athens by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect little chillier evenings in Athens when traveling from Oia in December, with lows around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Wed) before leaving for Delphi.

Things to do in Athens

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Mount Lycabettus ©
Mount Lycabettus
Plaka ©
Plaka
Monastiraki ©
Monastiraki

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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.
You've now added Temple of Apollo In Delphi to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Delphi trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Athens to Delphi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Delphi when traveling from Athens in December, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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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.
Monastery of the Great Meteoron has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Byzantine Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka trip planner.

Traveling by car from Delphi to Kalambaka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in December, expect Kalambaka to be a bit cooler, temps between 9°C and 0°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Arta.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Museums
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Roussanou Monastery ©
Roussanou Monastery
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron

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Arta

Arta
For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Arta route planner.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Arta in 3 hours. Traveling from Kalambaka in December, expect Arta to be a bit warmer, temps between 17°C and 7°C. You will leave for Patras on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Arta

Historic Sites · Museums
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Patras

Patras ©
Patras is Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215km west of Athens. Your day by day itinerary now includes Castle of Patras, Agios Andreas Church and Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis). Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): snap pictures at Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Andreas Church, and then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Patras.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Patras trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Arta to Patras takes 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Patras are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nafplio.

Things to do in Patras

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis)
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Castle of Patras ©
Castle of Patras
Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis) ©
Archaeological Museum of Patras ©
Archaeological Museum of Patras

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Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Corinth Canal, Akrokorinthos, Nauplion Promenade, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nauplion Promenade.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Nafplio trip planner.

Traveling by car from Patras to Nafplio takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Patras in December: high temperatures in Nafplio hover around 13°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Corinth
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Akrokorinthos ©
Akrokorinthos
Corinth Canal ©
Corinth Canal
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

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Athens

Athens ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Panathenaic Stadium as well as Hellenic Parliament. On the 16th (Mon), see where the action happens at Panathenaic Stadium, ponder the world of politics at Hellenic Parliament, and then make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Athens online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Athens takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, Athens is somewhat warmer than Nafplio - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites
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Hellenic Parliament ©
Hellenic Parliament
Plateia Syntagmatos ©
Plateia Syntagmatos
Panathenaic Stadium ©
Panathenaic Stadium

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