Athens & Kalambaka

  • Itinerary

    6 days / 5 nights

1st day: Arrival in Athens airport and transfer to hotel in the city center – city tour & free time for a nice walk in Plaka (Old Athens).

2nd day: Visit of the Acropolis of Athens and the Ancient Agora – in the afternoon, reach the Lycabettus hill (on foot or with the funicular) and enjoy the amazing view of the city.

3rd day: Visit of the Ossios Loukas byzantine monastery in Viotia region and then reach the arch/cal site of Delfi. Visit of the ancient Oracle up to the stadium and the museum. Shopping and strolling in Arachova traditional village – in the afternoon, reach Kammena Vourla for a spa session.

4th day: Enjoy the spa and the thermal waters in Kammena Vourla.

5th day: Reach the Thessalia region and Kalambaka town – visit some of the Meteora monasteries.

6th day: Keep enjoying the Meteora, byzantine ambiance in the morning and in the afternoon return to Athens.

Extra Tips

  • Visit the “Megalo Meteoro” monastery – The Zindros byzantine icons & painting studio, near Kalambaka
  • Visit the Mushroom & Natural history museum, in Kalambaka
  • Visit of Athena Pronea temple in Delfi
  • Visit the Vagonetto old mine tunnel (on the way to Delfi)
  • Taste the loukoumades honey delicacies in Kammena Vourla
  • Visit the olive oil factory in Amfissa
  • Drink a Greek coffee in the central square in Trikala

Where to eat

  • “Zorbas” taverna in Plaka (Athens)
  • “Vakhos” restaurant in Kastraki (Kalambaka)
  • “Ostria” fish taverna in Kammena Vourla sea side
  • The meat tavernas in Polydroso (near Amfissa)