10 days in Santorini, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

10 days in Santorini, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

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10 days in Santorini, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

Start: Fresno
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Fira
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
2
Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 30 min
3
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Fresno

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Escape the urban bustle at Red Beach and Nea Kameni. Get some cultural insight at Akrotiri and Ancient Thera. When in Fira, make a side trip to see Santo Horse Riding in Akrotiri, approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Dominican Sisters, and look for gifts at the White, Santorini.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira trip planner .

Fresno, USA to Fira is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Fresno to Fira. When traveling from Fresno in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Fira: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Santorini, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, Tomato Industrial Museum, Ancient Thera
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Ancient Thera ©
Ancient Thera
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos

2
nights
Mykonos Town

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Panayia Tourliani, kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint George, then wander the streets of Little Venice, and finally stop by 100% Mykonos. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Avenue of the Lions, then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Delos, then explore the ancient world of House of Dionysus, and finally don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Mykonos Town online road trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Delos, Paradise Beach, Monastery of Panayia Tourliani
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Monastery of Panayia Tourliani ©
Monastery of Panayia Tourliani

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 3rd (Fri): take a stroll through Plaka, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Temple of Athena Nike, then appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus, and finally get into the urban bustle at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Athens attractions planner .

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Mykonos Town to Athens in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. While traveling from Mykonos Town, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus

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