7 days in Athens, Kalambaka & Galaxidi Itinerary

7 days in Athens, Kalambaka & Galaxidi Itinerary

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Athens
— 3 nights
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
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Galaxidi
— 1 night
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Athens
— 1 night

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Step out of Athens to go to Mycenae and see Archaeological Site Mycenae, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Lycabettus, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Athens visit planner.

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In October, daytime highs in Athens are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trip

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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

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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.
To find where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Kalambaka trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Athens to Kalambaka takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in October, expect Kalambaka to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Galaxidi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Must see
Meteora
4.9

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Galaxidi

Galaxidi ©
Galaxidi or Galaxeidi, is a town and a former municipality in the southern part of Phocis, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Nikolaos Church, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church, then experience rural life at MoKa Honey, and finally kick back and relax at Itea Beach.

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Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Galaxidi takes 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kalambaka in October, with highs in Galaxidi at 28°C and lows at 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Galaxidi

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

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Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

On the 26th (Sat), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, and then admire the natural beauty at National Garden.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Athens day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Galaxidi to Athens takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8

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