8 days in Northeast Aegean Islands Itinerary

8 days in Northeast Aegean Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  16 h
1
Chios Town, Chios
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Pythagorion, Samos
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
3
Thassos Town (Limenas), Thasos
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: London

1
night
Chios Town, Chios

Chios Town ©
On the 13th (Sun), take a memorable drive along Nea Moni Monastery, then make a trip to Anavatos, and then contemplate the long history of Moundon Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Mavra Volia, take a stroll through Pyrgi, and then see the interesting displays at The Chios Mastic Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Chios Town online driving holiday planner.

London, UK to Chios Town is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from London to Chios Town, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in October: high temperatures in Chios Town hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pythagorion.

Things to do in Chios Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Chios, The Chios Mastic Museum
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Pyrgi ©
Pyrgi
The Chios Mastic Museum ©
The Chios Mastic Museum
Mavra Volia ©
Mavra Volia

1
night
Pythagorion, Samos

Pythagorion ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): Head underground at Monastery of Panagia Spiliani, don't miss a visit to Tunnel of Eupalinos, then explore the ancient world of Heraion of Samos, then appreciate the history behind Pythagoras Statue, and finally don't miss a visit to Samos.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pythagorion road trip planning website.

You can drive from Chios Town to Pythagorion in 4.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Pythagorion can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Thassos Town (Limenas).

Things to do in Pythagorion

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Samos
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Heraion of Samos ©
Heraion of Samos
Tunnel of Eupalinos ©
Tunnel of Eupalinos
Samos ©
Samos

3
nights
Thassos Town (Limenas), Thasos

Thassos Town (Limenas) ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Thassos Town (Limenas): Agro (in Limenaria), Monastery of Archangel Thassos (in Moni Archaggelou) and Golden Beach (in Chrissi Ammoudia).

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Thassos Town (Limenas) trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Pythagorion to Thassos Town (Limenas) with the Route module. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Pythagorion in October, with highs in Thassos Town (Limenas) at 24°C and lows at 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Thassos Town (Limenas)

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Agro, Monastery of Archangel Thassos, The Ancient Agora, Love Spring, Golden Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Archaeological Museum of Thasos ©
Archaeological Museum of Thasos
The Ancient Agora ©
The Ancient Agora