9 days in Athens, Fira & Mykonos Town Itinerary

9 days in Athens, Fira & Mykonos Town Itinerary

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Athens
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Fira
— 2 nights
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Mykonos Town
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus. There's still lots to do: stop by Plaka, appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, examine the collection at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Athens online attractions planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Must see
Plaka
4.4

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Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally explore the galleries of Ernesto Workshop & Gallery. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Dominican Sisters, tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, then get engrossed in the history at La Ponta, and finally kick back and relax at Perissa Black Sand Beach.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Fira road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in May, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 24 — 26:
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Ruin
Akrotiri
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Beach
Red Beach
3.0

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Mykonos Town

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Little Venice and The Windmills (Kato Milli). There's much more to do: paddle through the water with Mykonos Kayak Day Tours & Trails, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platis Gialos Beach, don't miss a visit to Kapopoulos Fine Arts, and see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. May in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 63°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
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Beach
Elia Beach
4.2

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