8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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8 days in Greece Itinerary

Mumbai
Fly + bus:  13​h
Hersonissos, Crete
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
ferry + Drive:  5​h
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Nafplio
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
Mumbai

1
day
Hersonissos, Crete

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then see the interesting displays at Lychnostatis Open Air Museum, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, and finally see the interesting displays at Maritime Collection of Hersonissos.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Hersonissos online trip itinerary planner .

Mumbai, India to Hersonissos is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Hersonissos. Traveling from Mumbai in March, things will get cooler in Hersonissos: highs are around 19°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Hersonissos

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Museums

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Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum ©
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), kick back and relax at Super Paradise Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach.

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Getting from Hersonissos to Mykonos Town by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hersonissos in March, Mykonos Town is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Super Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Super Paradise Beach ©
Super Paradise Beach
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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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 21st (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and then explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Delphi travel itinerary planner .

Do a combination of ferry and car from Mykonos Town to Delphi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Delphi, with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Delphi

#Historic Sites, #Museums
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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day
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
On the 22nd (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, then take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, then steep yourself in history at Fortress Palamidi, and finally step into the grandiose world of Palamidi Castle.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nafplio trip planner .

Getting from Delphi to Nafplio by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nafplio, with lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

#Historic Sites, #Museums

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Fortress Palamidi
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Palamidi Castle ©
Palamidi Castle
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

2
days
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, and then see the interesting displays at Acropolis Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, then wander the streets of Plaka, and then take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden.

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You can drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Nafplio in March, with highs in Athens at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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

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