60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  23 h 30 min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Agios Nikitas, Lefkada
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Lassi, Cephalonia
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 7 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Olympia
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Messini
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Kardamili
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Nafplio
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Athens
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
10
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 4 nights
Ferry:  2 h
11
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 7 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11 h
12
Lamia
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
13
Koutsoupia
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
14
Kozani
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
15
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Melbourne

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at La Grotta Beach and Paleokastritsa Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Fortress Corfu and Corfu Old Town. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Corfu, explore the different monuments and memorials at British Cemetry, and explore the historical opulence of Mon Repos Palace.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town tour itinerary builder website.

Melbourne, Australia to Corfu Town is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: highs in Corfu Town hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Agios Nikitas.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Achilleion Museum
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

2
nights
Agios Nikitas, Lefkada

Agios Nikitas ©
Agios Nikitas is a village on the island of Lefkada, Greece, part of the municipal unit of Lefkada . Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Castle of Agia Maura, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pefkoulia Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Milos Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kathisma Beach, get engrossed in the history at Folklore Museum Karia, then admire the sheer force of Nydri Waterfalls, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally learn about winemaking at Lefkas Earth Winery.

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

You can drive from Corfu Town to Agios Nikitas in 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Agios Nikitas can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lassi.

Things to do in Agios Nikitas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lefkada, Nidri, Folklore Museum Karia, Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni, Castle of Agia Maura
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Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach
Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach
Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni ©
Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni

5
nights
Lassi, Cephalonia

Lassi ©
Argostoli is a town and a former municipality on the island of Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece. You'll get in some beach time at Makris Gialos Beach and Antisamos Beach. Popular historic sites such as St George's Castle and Church of Panagia Sissiotissa are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Lassi side-trips: Melissani Cave (in Sami), Petani Beach (in Lixouri) and Skala (Argo Daily Cruises & Skala Beach). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Myrtos Beach, stroll through Trapezaki Beach, don't miss a visit to Lighthouse of Saint Theodoroi, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Agios Andreas.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lassi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Agios Nikitas to Lassi by car takes about 4 hours. In September in Lassi, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Lassi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cephalonia, Peratata, Sami, Argostolion, Skala
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Makris Gialos Beach ©
Makris Gialos Beach
Skala Beach ©
Skala Beach
Petani Beach ©
Petani Beach

7
nights
Vasilikos, Zakynthos

Vasilikos ©
Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
Relax by the water at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) and Gerakas Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Art & Wine Winery and Grampsas Winery. Change things up with these side-trips from Vasilikos: Keri Lighthouse (in Keri Village), Eleftherotria Monastery (in Lagopodo) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Laganas). The adventure continues: stroll through Banana Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Dionisios Church, kick back and relax at Xigia Beach, and see the interesting displays at Aristeon Ecological Olive Press.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Vasilikos online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Lassi to Vasilikos takes 4.5 hours. September in Vasilikos sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Olympia.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Zakynthos Town, Laganas, Zakynthos, Lagopodo, Keri Lighthouse
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 19:
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Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki Beach
Porto Limnionas ©
Porto Limnionas

1
day
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Olympia Land Winery, then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olympia, and then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Olympia online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Vasilikos to Olympia takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Messini.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 20:
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Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia

4
nights
Messini

Messini ©
Get in touch with nature at Romanos Beach and Archelon Sea Turtles Rescue Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temple of Apollo Epikourios and Ancient Messini Stadium. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Messini: Messinia Wild Experience (in Romanos), Polylimnio Waterfall (in Charavgi) and Palace of Nestor (in Chora).

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Messini trip planner.

You can drive from Olympia to Messini in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kardamili.

Things to do in Messini

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Messinia Wild Experience, Ancient Megalopolis, Agia Theodora, Polylimnio Waterfall, Palace of Nestor
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Palace of Nestor ©
Palace of Nestor
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia
Andromonastiro ©
Andromonastiro

6
nights
Kardamili

Kardamili ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Foneas Beach and Ritsa Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cape Tainaron and Agiou Nikolaou Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Alypa Beach (in Alipa), Skoutari Beach (in Skoutari) and Akrotiri Tenaro Lighthouse (in Porto Kagio).

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kardamili attractions planning app.

Getting from Messini to Kardamili by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September in Kardamili, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Kardamili

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gytheio, Stoupa, Agiou Nikolaou Church, Alypa Beach, Skoutari Beach
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 30:
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Skoutari Beach ©
Skoutari Beach
Akrotiri Tenaro Lighthouse ©
Akrotiri Tenaro Lighthouse
Mavrovouni Beach ©
Mavrovouni Beach

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Archaeological Site Mycenae and The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. Relax by the water at Astros Beach and Karathona Beach. Explore Nafplio's surroundings by going to Corinth (Archea Korinthos, Corinth Canal, &more) and Didyma Caves (in Kranidi). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, enjoy the sand and surf at Arvanitia beach, contemplate the long history of Bourtzi, and delve into the distant past at Citadel and Treasury of Atreus.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nafplio online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Kardamili to Nafplio in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Kardamili in September since evenings lows in Nafplio dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Corinth, Mycenae, Astros Beach, Didyma Caves, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 6:
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

6
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Popular historic sites such as Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus are in your itinerary. Acropolis Museum and Ancient Agora of Athens are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: visit Plaka, kick back and relax at Voula Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Hephaestus.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Athens sightseeing planner.

Getting from Nafplio to Athens by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in October, Athens is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Legrena Beach, Glyfada Beach
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 12:
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National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Akrotiri and Castelli of Emporio. Boutari Winery and Gaia Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, explore the historical opulence of Venetian Castle of Santorini, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mesa Pigadia Beach, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Akrotiri road trip tool.

Getting from Athens to Akrotiri by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kamari, Perissa, Santorini, Perivolos, Castelli of Emporio
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 16:
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

7
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.
Get outdoors at Panormos Beach and Paradise Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Little Venice and Portara. Venture out of the city with trips to Old Town (in Naxos Town) and Agios Prokopios Beach (in Agios Prokopios). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Elia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, and don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

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You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lamia.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Naxos Town, Paradise Beach, Paraga Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach, Agios Stefanos Beach
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 23:
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

1
night
Lamia

Lamia ©
Lamia is a city in central Greece. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): examine the collection at Thermopylae Museum and then take in the history at Battlefield of Thermopylae. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Byzantine Museum of Ipatis and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Oitis National Park.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lamia trip builder website.

Explore your travel options from Mykonos Town to Lamia with the Route module. Traveling from Mykonos Town in October, Lamia is a bit cooler at night with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Koutsoupia.

Things to do in Lamia

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Thermopylae, Loutra Ipatis
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 24:
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Battlefield of Thermopylae ©
Battlefield of Thermopylae

1
night
Koutsoupia

Koutsoupia
Melivoia is a town and a former municipality in the Larissa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): kick back and relax at Koutsoupia Beach, take in the natural beauty of Kolimpithra, and then snap pictures at Paparizainas Bridge.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Koutsoupia trip maker website.

You can drive from Lamia to Koutsoupia in 2.5 hours. October in Koutsoupia sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kozani.

Things to do in Koutsoupia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Kokkino Nero
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2
nights
Kozani

Kozani ©
Kozani is a town in northern Greece, capital of Kozani regional unit and of West Macedonia region. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Limni Petron, then identify plant and animal life at Arcturos Wolf Sanctuary, and then see the interesting displays at Folklore Museum of Kozani.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kozani tour itinerary builder website.

Drive from Koutsoupia to Kozani in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Koutsoupia in October: highs in Kozani hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kozani

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Alpha Estate, Limni Petron, Arcturos Wolf Sanctuary
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:
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Limni Petron ©
Limni Petron
Folklore Museum of Kozani ©
Folklore Museum of Kozani

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.
On the 27th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Ypapanti Church, then pause for some photo ops at Arch of Galerius, and then contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, then wander the streets of Ladadika District, then delve into the distant past at Rotunda, and finally head outdoors with Nea Paralia.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Thessaloniki trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kozani to Thessaloniki takes 2 hours. In October in Thessaloniki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
Rotunda ©
Rotunda

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