16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
5
Tsilivi, Zakynthos
— 4 nights

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Plaka, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Athens online tour planner.

Tirana, Albania to Athens is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tirana to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Tirana in June, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

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

2
nights
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 7th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, thendelve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Reptisland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, thenget engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and finally learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Heraklion day trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Athens in June, expect nights in Heraklion to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, take a pleasant ride with Experience Horse Riding, and explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Fira trip itinerary planner.

Ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Fira can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Oia, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Kamari Beach
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit Little Venice, kick back and relax at Mirsini Beach, stroll through Kapari Beach, and don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town online trip itinerary builder.

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 °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tsilivi.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Panormos Beach, Kapari Beach, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Paradise Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice

4
nights
Tsilivi, Zakynthos

A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
Change things up with these side-trips from Tsilivi: Vasilikos (Gerakas Beach & Vrahos Beach), Mikro Nisi Beach (in Mikro Nisi) and Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria). Next up on the itinerary: race across the water with a speed boat tour, learn about winemaking at Grampsas Winery, try for a hole-in-one at Fantasy Mini Golf, and cool off at Tsilivi Waterpark.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tsilivi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Tsilivi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Tsilivi, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tsilivi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Vasilikos, Grampsas Winery, History War Museum, Mikro Nisi Beach, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
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Speed Boats Tours
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Tsilivi Waterpark ©
Tsilivi Waterpark

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