10 days in Peloponnese & Athens Itinerary

10 days in Peloponnese & Athens Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Elafonisos
— 1 night
2
Kalamata
— 1 night
3
Nafplio
— 3 nights
4
Athens
— 4 nights

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night
Elafonisos

Elafonisos ©
Elafonisos is a small Greek island between the Peloponnese and Kythira. On the 9th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Lefki Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pounta Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Elafonisos road trip website.

Jerusalem, Israel to Elafonisos is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of car and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Kalamata.

Things to do in Elafonisos

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Pounta Beach ©
Pounta Beach

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Kalamata

Kalamata ©
Kalamata is the second most populous city of the Peloponnese peninsula, after Patras, in southern Greece and the largest city of the homonymous administrative region. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Antigua Mesenia, enjoy the sand and surf at Sadova beach, see the interesting displays at Victoria G. Karelias Collection of Greek Traditional Costumes, thenstop by Local Moods, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Ypapanti Church, and finally pick up some local products at Kalamata Farmer's Market.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kalamata day trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Elafonisos to Kalamata. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Kalamata

Beaches Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Antigua Mesenia, Sadova beach
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Local Moods ©
Local Moods
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia

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nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Street Market Tripoli and Ermionis - Bairaktaris Apiary. Kids will appreciate attractions like The Great Theatre of Epidaurus and Nauplion Promenade. Go for a jaunt from Nafplio to Corinth to see Rema ton Mylwn about 56 minutes away. There's more to do: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Nafplio road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kalamata to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Traveling from Kalamata in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nafplio, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Rema ton Mylwn, Ermionis - Bairaktaris Apiary, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Street Market Tripoli, Archaeological Site Mycenae
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The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

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nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens. Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis Museum and Plaka. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, admire the masterpieces at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou', stop by Althemis Store Quality Herbal Products, and enjoy the sand and surf at Glyfada Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens day trip app.

Drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Athens. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Mount Lycabettus ©
Mount Lycabettus
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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