7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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7 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: St. Petersburg
Fly:  7​h
1
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
ferry:  2​h
2
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
3
Tsilivi, Zakynthos
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: St. Petersburg

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.
On the 10th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

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St. Petersburg, Russia to Heraklion is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Heraklion. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Petersburg in June; daily highs in Heraklion reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Reptisland, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos
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Reptisland ©
Reptisland
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): stroll through Caldera Beach, explore by horseback at Santo Horse Riding, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Perivolos, and then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Akrotiri day trip planner.

Getting from Heraklion to Akrotiri by ferry takes about 2 hours. June in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tsilivi.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Perivolos, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

1
day
Tsilivi, Zakynthos

A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
On the 14th (Fri), kick back and relax at Ampoula Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Drosia Beach, and then race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tsilivi vacation planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Akrotiri to Tsilivi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus. Traveling from Akrotiri in June, Tsilivi is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Tsilivi

Outdoors Tours Beaches

Side Trips

Ampoula Beach, Drosia Beach
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Speed Boats Tours

2
nights
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 15th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum and then take a stroll through Plaka.

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Do a combination of bus and flight from Tsilivi to Athens in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Tsilivi in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Athens. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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