15 days in Peloponnese Itinerary

15 days in Peloponnese Itinerary

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Fly to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Drive to Monemvasia
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Monemvasia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sparta
— 1 night
Drive
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Kardamili
— 3 nights
Drive
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Dimitsana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Nafplio
— 6 nights
Bus to Athens, Fly to Tel Aviv

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Monemvasia

— 2 nights
Monemvasia is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. Monemvasia is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Monemvasia Fortress, make a trip to Archealogical Site of Epidavros Limira, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Christ in Chains (Christos Elkomenos), and take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Collection of Monemvasia.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Monemvasia tour itinerary builder tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Monemvasia is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Sparta.

Things to do in Monemvasia

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Sparta

— 1 night
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Archaeological site of Mystra and then steep yourself in history at Mystras.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sparta trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Monemvasia to Sparta takes 1.5 hours. October in Sparta sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kardamili.

Things to do in Sparta

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kardamili

— 3 nights
Get out of town with these interesting Kardamili side-trips: Caves of Diros (in Diros), Antigua Mesenia (in Messini) and Methoni Castle (in Methoni).

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kardamili route planner.

Drive from Sparta to Kardamili in 2 hours. In October in Kardamili, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Dimitsana.

Things to do in Kardamili

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Dimitsana

— 2 nights
Dimitsana is a mountain village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece. On the 14th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Karytaina Castle, trek along The Menalon Trail, and then examine the collection at Offshore Hydropower Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Kapsia Cave and then examine the collection at War Museum of Tripoli.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Dimitsana tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Kardamili to Dimitsana by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Kardamili in October, things will get a bit cooler in Dimitsana: highs are around 24°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Dimitsana

Parks · Museums · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Nafplio

— 6 nights
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Venture out of the city with trips to Corinth (Archaeological Museum of Corinth, Archea Korinthos, &more) and Corinth Canal (in Isthmia). On the 16th (Sat), spend a day of historical exploration at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, appreciate the history behind Lion of Bavaria, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Nauplion, and explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nafplio trip planner.

Getting from Dimitsana to Nafplio by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Peloponnese travel guide

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Beaches · Castles · Ruins
Scenic landscapes and a high concentration of ancient sites make the Peloponnese one of the most desirable sightseeing destinations in Greece. Separated from the Greek mainland by a narrow gulf, the region contains well-preserved archaeological reminders of the country's eventful history. The Peloponnese also boasts impeccable beaches, local cuisine, and a slew of tiny mountain villages. This region remains relatively uncrowded and lets you discover a quieter and greener corner of Greece, one ruled by traditional hospitality and the simple pleasures of life.