21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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21 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Athens
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Epidavros
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Delphi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Kalambaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
7
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 45​min
8
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

6
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You've added Flisvos Marina, Taxi Tours - Jordan Daioglou, Theatre of Dionysus, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's much more to do: make a trip to Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, wander the streets of Plaka District, and see the interesting displays at Acropolis Museum.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Athens visit planner

New Delhi, India to Athens is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New Delhi in February, with highs in Athens at 18°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Epidavros.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Flisvos Marina
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Epidavros

Epidavros ©
One of the ancient world's famed places of healing, Epidavros today remains best known as the site of a remarkably well-preserved Hellenic theater, designated as a World Heritage Site.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Epidaurus Theater. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): catch a live event at Epidaurus Theater. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Lion Gate and then explore the ancient world of Ancient Mycenae.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Epidavros road trip planning app

Drive from Athens to Epidavros in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Epidavros

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mycenae
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The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Delphi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Delphi: Ski Center of Parnassos (in Parnassos) and Corycian Cave (in Arachova). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi and get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Delphi trip planning tool .

Drive from Epidavros to Delphi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Ski Center of Parnassos, Corycian Cave
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

2
nights
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.
You've now added Meteora to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Meteora. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, steep yourself in history at Roussanou Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and finally look for gifts at Meteora Sandals (Ekfrasi).

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka route maker .

You can drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Delphi in February: high temperatures in Kalambaka hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

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

2
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.
You've now added White Tower of Thessaloniki to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Ladadika District, enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, then appreciate the history behind Arch of Galerius, and finally explore the ancient world of Rotunda. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Aristotelous Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St.Sophia, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, and finally contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios.

Plan trip to Thessaloniki with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kalambaka in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Thessaloniki: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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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
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Little Venice. On the 16th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and then wander the streets of Little Venice. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Platis Gialos Beach, stroll through Paradise Beach, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street.

Start your trip to Mykonos Town by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Thessaloniki to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Mykonos Town when traveling from Thessaloniki in February, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, Amoudi Bay and Santorini Photo Safari. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the activities along Amoudi Bay and then trek along Hiking Trail Fira - Oia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable tour with Santorini Photo Safari, then look for gifts at Koukla Art, then stroll through Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

To see maps and more tourist information, read our Fira tour planning site

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 20th (Tue), you'll travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Amoudi Bay, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
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Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Santorini Photo Safari ©
Santorini Photo Safari

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.
You've now added Fortress Spinalonga to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fortress Spinalonga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, then take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, then stop by Eli's Ceramic Art, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Heraklion tour itinerary planning site

Ride a ferry from Fira to Heraklion in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In February, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Fortress Spinalonga
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