16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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16 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Fira
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Athens
— 5 nights
+2
Subway + Fly + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
3
Naxos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Mykonos Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

3
nights
Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Take a break from Fira with a short trip to Santo Horse Riding in Akrotiri, about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, contemplate the long history of Ancient Thera, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, and pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Fira is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, with highs in Fira at 27°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Imerovigli, Kamari, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

5
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Acrocorinth (in Corinth) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take a stroll through Plaka, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, and explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Athens trip planner .

Fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Archaeological Site Mycenae, Akrokorinthos
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
On the 29th (Tue), view the masterpieces at Fish & Olive, explore the world behind art at Naxos Folk Museum Collection, then take a stroll through Kastro, then take a stroll through Old Town, and finally explore the ancient world of Portara. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Naxos Tennis Club and then hike along Olive Groves & Byzantine Park Trail of Tragea.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Naxos trip planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Athens to Naxos takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. October in Naxos sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Naxos

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Naxos Tennis Club ©
Naxos Tennis Club
Portara ©
Portara
Kastro ©
Kastro

4
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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, museums, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Little Venice, enjoy the sand and surf at Fokos Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Naxos to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach, Speed Boats Tours, Fokos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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