13 days in Greece Itinerary

13 days in Greece Itinerary

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13 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 15​min
2
Fira
— 3 nights
ferry:  2​h 15​min
3
Hersonissos
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Athens
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Phoenix

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Panormos Beach and Kapari Beach. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Little Venice, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Elia Beach.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town itinerary maker tool .

Phoenix, USA to Mykonos Town is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Phoenix to Mykonos Town. When traveling from Phoenix in June, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Kapari Beach, Elia Beach, Panormos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Family-friendly places like KAMARA BEACH and Santo Horse Riding will thrill your kids. Explore Fira's surroundings by going to Perissa Black Sand Beach (in Perissa) and Caldera Beach (in Akrotiri). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, stop by Sand Lily Boutique, tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Fira vacation planner .

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. June in Fira sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Kamari Beach, Paradisos Beach, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

2
nights
Hersonissos

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fortress Spinalonga, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni, and then delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, meet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then stop by Nerium Oleander, and finally get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hersonissos road trip website .

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Hersonissos takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Fira in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Hersonissos, with lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Heraklion, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Fortress Spinalonga, Lake Voulismeni, The Palace of Knossos
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Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Acropolis Museum and Acropolis of Athens. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Plaka, take some stellar pictures from Mount Lycabettus, don't miss a visit to Syntagma Station, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Hersonissos to Athens in 3.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Traveling from Hersonissos in June, Athens is a bit warmer at night with lows of 70°F. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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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