7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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7 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Athens
— 4 nights
+2
subway + Fly + bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You've added Wine O'Clock, Rabbithole, Blue Water Sailing Greece - Skippered sailing holidays, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Acropolis Museum, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, wander the streets of Plaka District, and look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Turtle Rescue Centre.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Athens itinerary planner .

New Delhi, India to Athens is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New Delhi to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in May, expect nights in Athens to be a bit cooler, around 20°C, while days are much colder, around 29°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Sea Turtle Rescue Centre
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium Thalassocosmos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, ponder the design of Morosini Fountain (Lion's Fountain), then take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion visit website .

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or take a bus. In May in Heraklion, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

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