60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly to Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport, Drive to Ioannina
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Ioannina
— 4 nights
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Kalambaka
— 3 nights
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Delphi
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 7 nights
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Nafplio
— 6 nights
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Kardamili
— 4 nights
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Monemvasia
— 2 nights
Drive to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Fly to Santorini Airport
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Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
Ferry to Heraklion, Taxi to Chania Town
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Chania Town, Crete
— 5 nights
Drive
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Heraklion, Crete
— 4 nights
Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 3 nights
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Drive to Diagoras Airport, Fly to Alexander the Great International Airport, Drive to Xanthi
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Xanthi
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Thessaloniki
— 5 nights
Fly
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 8 nights
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Ioannina

Ioannina, often called Yannena within Greece, is the capital and largest city of Epirus, an administrative region in north-western Greece. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ioannina Castle and Kehila Kedosha Yashan Synagogue. Vrellis Greek History Museum and Parousia Byzantine & Contemporary Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to White Pegasus Horse Ride and Treks Day Tours (in Papigko), Metsovo (Averoff Gallery, Folk Art Museum Tossizza Mansion, &more) and Municipal art gallery of prints (in Zitsa). Spend the 5th (Tue) exploring nature at Vikos – Aoos National Park. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Theodoros Papagiannis Musem of Contemporary Art, see the interesting displays at Silversmithing Museum, snap pictures at Kokkori Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Pamvotis.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ioannina road trip tool.

Saskatoon, Canada to Ioannina is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Saskatoon to Ioannina is 8 hours. Traveling from Saskatoon in January, expect Ioannina to be warmer, temps between 16°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Ioannina

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 6:

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Agios Stefanos and Varlaam Monastery. Meteora and Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Kalambaka side-trips: Dimotiki Pinakothhkhi Karditsas (in Karditsa), Lake Plastira (in Krioneri) and Municipal Art Gallery of Larissa (in Larissa). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, surround yourself with nature on Truffle Hunting, steep yourself in history at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and stop by Meteora Sandals (Ekfrasi).

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Ioannina to Kalambaka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ioannina in January, things will get a bit cooler in Kalambaka: highs are around 7°C and lows about -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 6 — 9:

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Delphi

Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): glide through the air with Paragliding Fun, take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Delphi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hosios Loukas, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parnassus, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Byzantine Church of Agia Eleousa (Panagia Mavromantila).

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Delphi day trip planning website.

Drive from Kalambaka to Delphi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In January, Delphi is a bit warmer than Kalambaka - with highs of 13°C and lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 9 — 11:

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Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll explore and learn at Acropolis Museum and Benaki Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Temple of Hephaestus and Philopappos Hill. Change things up with these side-trips from Athens: Kouvoutsakis Art Institute (in Kifissia), Lavrio (Mineralogical Museum & Planet Blue Diving Center) and Temple of Poseidon (in Sounio). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Anafiotika, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Lycabettus.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Athens journey website.

You can drive from Delphi to Athens in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Delphi in January, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 11 — 18:

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Nafplio

Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Let the collections at Offshore Hydropower Museum and Archaeological Museum of Nauplion capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fortress Palamidi and Lake Doxa. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nafplio: Corinth (Akrokorinthos & Corinth Canal), Lousios Gorge (in Dimitsana) and Kolokotroni House (in Piana). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Lion Gate, take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, catch a live event at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and sample the fine beverages at Karonis Distillery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nafplio holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Athens to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in January, things will get slightly colder in Nafplio: highs are around 11°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Kardamili.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 18 — 24:

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Kardamili

Visit Archaeological site of Mystra and Methoni Castle for their historical value. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Voidokilia Beach and Delfinia Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Mystras (in Sparta), Lera Moni Panagia Soumela (in Kastania) and Zervobeakos Handmade Pottery (in Pirgos Dirou).

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You can drive from Nafplio to Kardamili in 2.5 hours. In January, Kardamili is a bit warmer than Nafplio - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Monemvasia.

Things to do in Kardamili

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 24 — 28:

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Monemvasia

Monemvasia is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Christ in Chains (Christos Elkomenos), explore the ancient world of Monemvasia Fortress, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agia Sofia Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Hrisafittisa, and finally stop by Edodimopolio Honey Shop wine and olive oil store. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Liotrivi Monemvasia - Historical Mansion, then get outside with Liapades Bay, then make a trip to Archealogical Site of Epidavros Limira, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Collection of Monemvasia.

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You can drive from Kardamili to Monemvasia in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Monemvasia

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 28 — 30:

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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Let the collections at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos and Museum of Prehistoric Thira capture your imagination. We've included these beaches for you: Red Beach and Caldera Beach. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, make a trip to Megalochori - Traditional Village, and do a tasting at Santo Winery.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Fira online holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Monemvasia to Fira. In January in Fira, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Chania Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 3:

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Chania Town, Crete

The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Do your shopping at mariannas and Folklore Museum of Chania. Appreciate the collections at MINOAN'S WORLD and Kerameion Georgios Dalamvelas. Get out of town with these interesting Chania Town side-trips: Lake Kournas (in Kournas), Monastery of Arkadi (in Rethymnon) and Akrotiri (Seitan Limania Beach & Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)). see Off-Road Tours. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Agii Apostoli Beach, do a tasting at Manousakis Winery, visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse, and delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Chania Town journey tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Fira to Chania Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Chania Town can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Heraklion.

Things to do in Chania Town

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 8:

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Heraklion, Crete

Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Popular historic sites such as Palace of Faistos and Loggia are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to The Natural History Museum of Crete and Church of Saint Titus. Change things up with these side-trips from Heraklion: Wooden Museum (in Axos), Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia) and Reptisland (in Melidoni). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, surround yourself with nature on Finikia Horseriding, and take in the exciting artwork at Vasiliki Agios Markos Municipal Art Gallery.

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You can drive from Chania Town to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 8 — 12:

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Lindos, Rhodes

A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Get outdoors at Agios Pavlos Beach and Glystra Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Monastery Tsambika and Ancient Kamiros. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lindos: Art Park Rhodes (in Archipoli), Rhodescape (in Apolakkia) and Gennadi Beach (in Gennadi). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lindos Beach, step into the grandiose world of Castle of Monolithos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church of the Panagia, and stop by Kori Lindos.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Lindos vacation planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Heraklion to Lindos in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. In February in Lindos, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Xanthi.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 12 — 15:

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Xanthi

Xanthi is a city in Thrace, northeastern Greece. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Folklore & Historical Museum of Xanthi, explore the galleries of Municipal Art Gallery of Xanthi, take in the exciting artwork at The House of Shadow, then take in the exciting artwork at Balkan Art Gallery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Strait of Nestos, and finally take a stroll through Old Town of Xanthi.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Xanthi vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lindos to Xanthi. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Lindos in February, with highs in Xanthi at 13°C and lows at 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Xanthi

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 15 — 16:

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Thessaloniki

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.
Get in touch with nature at Edessa Waterfalls and Daysailing. Head to Kallntin Handmade jewelery and Seikilofor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Thessaloniki: Agios Nikolaos (in Naousa), Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina) and Mansion of Georgios Schwarz (in Ampelakia). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ladadika District, make a trip to White Tower of Thessaloniki, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kerkini Lake, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rotunda.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Thessaloniki trip planner.

Drive from Xanthi to Thessaloniki in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 16 — 21:

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Corfu Town, Corfu

Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Get outdoors at Voutoumi Beach and Agios Gordios Beach. Do your shopping at Corfu Sandals and Tsami Ceramics. Explore Corfu Town's surroundings by going to Corfu Sea Discovery (in Paleokastritsa), Marathias Beach (in Marathias) and Rodovani Beach (in Antipaxos). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of Paleokastritsa, kick back and relax at Pelekas Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Pantokrator, and step into the grandiose world of New Fortress.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town trip maker website.

Fly from Thessaloniki to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Corfu Town are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 21 — Mar 1:

Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
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.