13 days in Attica & Greece Itinerary

13 days in Attica & Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
3
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
5
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nikos Limo Taxi Tours. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, don't miss a visit to Ancient Agora of Athens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Athens tour itinerary planning app.

San Diego, USA to Athens is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from San Diego to Athens. In September, daily temperatures in Athens can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Tours Transportation Historic Sites
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Nikos Limo Taxi Tours ©
Nikos Limo Taxi Tours
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Heraklion, Crete

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and then delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Heraklion vacation planning app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Heraklion takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Palace of Knossos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, and then kick back and relax at Red Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, thenexplore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Fira trip site.

Getting from Heraklion to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Fira can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Tours Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Skaros Rock, Ekklisia Panagia Platsani
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
On the 17th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, take a stroll through Little Venice, thenmake a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, thenkick back and relax at Kapari Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mykonos Town trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kapari Beach, Paradise Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

3
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Corfu Town is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu, admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Spiridon, and identify plant and animal life at Corfu Donkey Rescue.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September in Corfu Town, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Corfu Donkey Rescue
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Corfu Donkey Rescue ©
Corfu Donkey Rescue

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