14 days in Greece Itinerary

14 days in Greece Itinerary

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Kalambaka
— Few hours
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Olympia
— Few hours
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Kalamata
— 1 night
4
Itea
— Few hours
5
Athens
— 2 nights
6
Milos
— 1 night
7
Elafonissi
— Few hours
8
Chania Town
— Few hours
9
Melidoni
— 1 night
10
Tylissos
— Few hours
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Knosos
— Few hours
12
Kounavi
— 1 night
13
Heraklion
— Few hours
14
Leros
— 1 night
15
Kalamaria
— 1 night
16
Xanthi
— 1 night
17
Andros
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kalambaka online tour planner.

Aldie, USA to Kalambaka is an approximately 19-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. January in Kalambaka sees daily highs of 43°F and lows of 29°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Olympia.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Meteora ©
Meteora

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Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Klio's Honey Farm has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Olympia tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Olympia takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Kalambaka in January, expect Olympia to be somewhat warmer, temps between 57°F and 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kalamata.
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Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm

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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. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): examine the collection at Victoria G. Karelias Collection of Greek Traditional Costumes.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kalamata online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Olympia to Kalamata takes 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Kalamata can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Itea.

Things to do in Kalamata

Museums
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Itea

Itea ©
Itea, is a town and a former municipality in the southeastern part of Phocis, Greece. On the 2nd (Sat), relax in the rural setting at MoKa Honey.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Itea trip planner.

Drive from Kalamata to Itea in 4.5 hours. January in Itea sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Athens.
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MoKa Honey ©
MoKa Honey

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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 Parthenon. On the 3rd (Sun), take a stroll through Plaka, contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Parthenon.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip website.

You can drive from Itea to Athens in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in January, and nighttime lows around 44°F. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Milos.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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Milos

Milos ©
The result of thousands of years of volcanic activity, the island of Milos features a craggy coastline interspersed by shallow beaches.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kleftiko Beach. On the 4th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Kleftiko Beach.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Milos day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Milos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In January in Milos, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Elafonissi.

Things to do in Milos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Kleftiko Beach ©
Kleftiko Beach

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Elafonissi

Elafonissi ©
Located just off Crete's southwestern corner, Elafonissi offers an alternative vacation idea for those looking to avoid the larger, more crowded Greek islands.
On the 5th (Tue), stroll through Elafonissi Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Elafonissi attractions planning app.

Getting from Milos to Elafonissi by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, shuttle, and taxi. In January in Elafonissi, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Chania Town.

Things to do in Elafonissi

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach

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Chania Town

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
On the 5th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Greek National Football Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Chania Town visit planner.

Getting from Elafonissi to Chania Town by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in January, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Melidoni.

Things to do in Chania Town

Museums
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Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum

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Melidoni

Melidoni ©
To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Melidoni trip planner.

Getting from Chania Town to Melidoni by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 48°F. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tylissos.

Things to do in Melidoni

Parks · Wildlife
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Reptisland ©
Reptisland

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Tylissos

Tylissos ©
Tylisos is a town and a former municipality in the Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): experience rural life at Snail Farm and Fun.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Tylissos trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Melidoni to Tylissos takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in January, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Knosos.
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Snail Farm and Fun ©
Snail Farm and Fun

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Knosos

Knosos ©
On the 6th (Wed), explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Knosos vacation app.

Knosos is just a stone's throw from Tylissos. In January, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kounavi.

Things to do in Knosos

Historic Sites
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The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos

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Kounavi

Kounavi ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Winery Stilianou.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kounavi day trip planning app.

Kounavi is just a short distance from Knosos. January in Kounavi sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 48°F at night. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Heraklion.

Things to do in Kounavi

Wineries
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou

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Heraklion

Heraklion
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.
To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Heraklion vacation planner.

Heraklion is just a stone's throw from Kounavi. In January, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Leros.

Things to do in Heraklion

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Leros

Leros ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Deposito Di Guerra - War Material Museum. On the 8th (Fri), examine the collection at Deposito Di Guerra - War Material Museum.

You can plan Leros trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Heraklion to Leros with the Route module. In January, daytime highs in Leros are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kalamaria.

Things to do in Leros

Museums
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Deposito Di Guerra - War Material Museum ©
Deposito Di Guerra - War Material Museum

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Kalamaria

Kalamaria
Kalamariá is a municipality of the Thessaloniki Urban Area, located about 7km southeast of downtown Thessaloniki. On the 8th (Fri), examine the collection at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kalamaria trip site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Leros to Kalamaria. Traveling from Leros in January, things will get slightly colder in Kalamaria: highs are around 48°F and lows about 34°F. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Xanthi.

Things to do in Kalamaria

Museums
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Xanthi

Xanthi ©
Xanthi is a city in Thrace, northeastern Greece. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at The House of Shadow.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Xanthi route tool.

Getting from Kalamaria to Xanthi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in January, and nighttime lows around 35°F. You will leave for Andros on the 10th (Sun).

Things to do in Xanthi

Shopping · Museums
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The House of Shadow ©
The House of Shadow

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Andros

Andros ©
You've now added Cyclades Olive Museum to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): examine the collection at Cyclades Olive Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Andros road trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Xanthi to Andros. Traveling from Xanthi in January, things will get a bit warmer in Andros: highs are around 56°F and lows about 48°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Andros

Museums
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Cyclades Olive Museum ©
Cyclades Olive Museum

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