31 days in Greece Itinerary

31 days in Greece Itinerary

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31 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Kelowna
+2
Fly + Train + Bus:  21​h 30​min
1
Delphi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Thessaloniki
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
4
Hydra
— 2 nights
Travel:  4​h
5
Nafplio
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Athens
— 4 nights
Subway + Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1​h 45​min
8
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1​h 45​min
9
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
10
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Kelowna

2
nights
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 3rd (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, then take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parnassus and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tholos.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Delphi travel planning website .

Kelowna, Canada to Delphi is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Kelowna to Delphi is 10 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Meteora, contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kalambaka trip planning website .

Drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Delphi, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Kalambaka, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©

3
nights
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Venture out of the city with trips to Orlias Waterfalls (in Litochoro) and Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina). The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, steep yourself in history at Church of St.Sophia, and pause for some serene contemplation at Hagios Demetrios.

For reviews and tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Thessaloniki sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hydra.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Orlias Waterfalls, Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina)
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Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture

2
nights
Hydra

Hydra ©
Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. Hydra is known for beaches, museums, trails, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trot along with Harriets Hydra Horses, take in the spiritual surroundings of Convent of Agios Matronas, take an in-depth tour of Lazaros Koundouriotis Mansion (National Historical Museum), and don't miss a visit to Profitis Ilias Monastery Hydra.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hydra visit planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Thessaloniki to Hydra. Traveling from Thessaloniki in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Hydra, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nafplio.

Things to do in Hydra

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Harriets Hydra Horses ©
Harriets Hydra Horses
Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra ©
Mount Eros Hydra ©
Mount Eros Hydra

4
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nafplio: The Great Theatre of Epidaurus (in Epidavros), Arkadiko Bridge (in Mycenae) and Mystras (in Sparta). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, steep yourself in history at Bourtzi, get engrossed in the history at Archea Korinthos, and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nafplio trip itinerary maker tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hydra to Nafplio. Traveling from Hydra in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of 5°C in Nafplio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Mycenae, Corinth, Mystras, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation ©
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, and take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Athens travel route builder tool .

Getting from Nafplio to Athens by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos), Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia) and Reptisland (in Melidoni). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, meet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, and get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Heraklion online attractions planner .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kazantzakis Museum, Winery Stilianou, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos, Snail Farm and Fun
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): do a tasting at Boutari Winery, then explore by horseback at Santo Horse Riding, then stroll through Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Nikolaos Church, then make a trip to Santorini Arts Factory, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Akrotiri tour itinerary maker site .

Ride a ferry from Heraklion to Akrotiri in 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Akrotiri are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Santorini, Boutari Winery, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, museums, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town day trip site .

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Tours Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Mykonos, Speed Boats Tours
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Speed Boats Tours
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to St. Spyridon First Beach in Agios Spyridonas (about 1 hour away). The adventure continues: expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu, look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue, admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, and take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Corfu.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in April, plan for little chillier nights in Corfu Town, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Corfu, Corfu Donkey Rescue, St. Spyridon First Beach
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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