11 days in West Greece Itinerary

11 days in West Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naupactus
— 1 night
2
Tsivlos
— 2 nights
3
Kakovatos
— 2 nights
4
Glyfa
— 4 nights

1
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Naupactus

Naupactus ©
On the 14th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos, then witness the site of a historic battle at Nafpaktos Old Port, then pause for some photo ops at The Statue of Cervantes, and finally stroll through Xiliadou Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Achaia Clauss Winery, pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Andreas Church, and then stroll the grounds of Patras Mycenaean Park -Voundeni.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naupactus tour itinerary app.

Brussels, Belgium to Naupactus is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. When traveling from Brussels in August, plan for much warmer days in Naupactus, with highs around 39°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tsivlos.

Things to do in Naupactus

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Patras, Xiliadou Beach
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The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos ©
The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos
Achaia Clauss Winery ©
Achaia Clauss Winery

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Tsivlos

Tsivlos ©
Tsivlos is a small mountain village in the municipality of Akrata, Achaea, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): hit the slopes at Ski Center Helmos, then look for gifts at Tetramythos Wines, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Tsivlou. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mega Spilaio Monastery, appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of 1821, then take in the dramatic natural features at Gorge of Vouraikos, then contemplate the long history of Topos Thysias, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Tsivlos trip site.

You can drive from Naupactus to Tsivlos in 2 hours. Traveling from Naupactus in August, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Tsivlos. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kakovatos.

Things to do in Tsivlos

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kalavrita
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Mega Spilaio Monastery ©
Mega Spilaio Monastery
Gorge of Vouraikos ©
Gorge of Vouraikos

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Kakovatos

Kakovatos ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, do a tasting at Olympia Land Winery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kakovatos Beach. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Archaeological Site of Olympia, pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kaiafas Lake.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kakovatos road trip planning app.

You can drive from Tsivlos to Kakovatos in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Tsivlos in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Kakovatos. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Glyfa.

Things to do in Kakovatos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Olympia, Kaiafas Lake
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Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia

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Glyfa

Glyfa ©
We've included these beaches for you: Kourouta Beach and Paralia Agia Marina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of Ancient Greek Technology and Glyfa Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Glyfa: Palouki beach (in Amaliada), Beer-Bike Katakolo (in Katakolo) and Viotopos Dasous Strofilias (in Kalogria).

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Glyfa travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Kakovatos to Glyfa takes 1.5 hours. In August in Glyfa, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glyfa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Amaliada, Katakolo, Kastro Chlemoutsi, Port of Killini, Viotopos Dasous Strofilias
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Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Museum of Ancient Greek Technology
Paralia Agia Marina ©
Paralia Agia Marina
Viotopos Dasous Strofilias ©
Viotopos Dasous Strofilias