Autumn getaways in Greece
You refuse to accept that summer is over and are looking for your next adventure.. Autumn can give you a breath of rest close to nature to make your return to everyday life less painful.
Greece offers countless options for autumn getaways, even for a weekend, and we have selected just a few of them for you…
The mountain of the Centaurs fascinates every visitor no matter what time of the year he chooses to visit, but autumn with its colors is special. Path like the one of the Centaurs and the traditional villages like Makrinitsa and Portaria, entice you to enjoy the magic of nature, Greek coffee and spoon sweets under the plane trees in the picturesque squares of the villages and try the local pies and the special cuisine.
Particularly popular during the winter season due to the famous ski resort, Kalavryta is also an ideal destination for autumn. Hiking lovers enjoy routes in the Vouraikos gorge. Don’t forget to have a coffee at the picturesque pedestrian area or the historic train station and visit the monastery of Agia Lavra.
A landscape that takes your breath away, huge rocks with monasteries on their tops and a magnificent view, Meteora is one of the places you should go at least once in your life. Meteora is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List and autumn is one of the most beautiful times of the year for visitors.. six of the monasteries are still functioning.
The beautiful artificial lake Plastira, located very close to the town of Karditsa, is a favorite destination for those who love nature.There are many activities on its shores, both for young and old, bike rides, horseback riding or lake activities with canoes or kayaks are just some of them. Lake Plastira offers one of the most beautiful sunsets of mainland Greece.
The impressive castle town of Monemvasia cannot be missing from our list. Its amazing walls, the picturesque alleys with the equally picturesque but also modern accommodation and view that takes your breath away set it as one of the top destinations. Walk through the alleys and enjoy the panoramic view with its wonderful sunset.