7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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7 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Bratislava
bus + Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— Few hours
ferry:  2​h 30​min
2
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
Fly + subway:  3​h
4
Athens
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  3​h
5
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Bratislava

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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.
On the 22nd (Thu), wander the streets of Little Venice.

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Bratislava, Slovakia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Bratislava in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 27°C in Mykonos Town. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice

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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then kick back and relax at Red Beach. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Ancient Thera, then pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, then get great views at Sunset in Oia, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira trip builder .

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In August, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, Ancient Thera
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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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.
On the 25th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Heraklion travel website .

Ride a ferry from Fira to Heraklion in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

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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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, and then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Monastiraki, contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, then delve into the distant past at Erechtheion, and finally delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Athens day trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Heraklion to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Heraklion in August, expect nights in Athens to be about the same, around 29°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

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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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 28th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, then admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then don't miss a visit to The Liston, and finally make a trip to Spianada Square.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Corfu Town trip planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Athens to Corfu Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in August, Corfu Town is slightly colder at night with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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