13 days in Greece Itinerary

13 days in Greece Itinerary

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

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum. Visit Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Plaka, make a trip to Ermou Street, take in the exciting artwork at Technohoros Art Gallery, and explore the world behind art at Pandora Art Gallery.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Athens day trip site.

Atlanta, USA to Athens is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Athens is 7 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Plaka
4.4

1
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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 1st (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and finally delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Heraklion trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Athens to Heraklion by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. While traveling from Athens, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Heraklion, ranging from highs of 85°F to lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Museums

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Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Escape the urban bustle at Kamari Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Relax by the water at Red Beach and Caldera Beach. When in Fira, make a side trip to see Experience Horse Riding in Akrotiri, approximately Akrotiri away. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, do a tasting at Boutari Winery, browse the exhibits of S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery, and get a taste of the local shopping with MATI Art Gallery.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Fira trip builder site.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

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Akrotiri
4.1
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Beach
Red Beach
3.0
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Beach
Kamari Beach
3.7

2
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©

Chora 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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): kick back and relax at Panormos Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, wander the streets of Little Venice, then take in the exciting artwork at The Big White Gallery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Minima Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town trip site.

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Elia Beach
4.2
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Little Venice
4.2

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace, identify plant and animal life at Corfu Donkey Rescue, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Icon Gallery, and finally explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Tsami Ceramics, stop by Emporion D'artes, then view the masterpieces at Corfu Gallery, and finally admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Corfu Town road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in September, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Side Trips

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Wildlife Area
Corfu Donkey Rescue
4.8

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