23 days in Greece Itinerary

23 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 5 nights
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
4
Mycenae
— 1 night
5
Olympia
— 2 nights
6
Kalambaka
— 1 night
7
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
8
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights

5
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: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and stop by Plaka.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip itinerary builder tool.

Brisbane, Australia to Athens is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Brisbane in June, with highs in Athens at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Heraklion: Matala beach (in Matala) and Agia Marina Donkey Rescue Sanctuary (in Mires). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Heraklion trip maker tool.

Getting from Athens to Heraklion by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Athens in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Heraklion, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Heraklion

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Matala beach, The Palace of Knossos, Agia Marina Donkey Rescue Sanctuary, Winery Stilianou
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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: take a stroll through Little Venice, kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and stroll through Paradise Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mykonos Town online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Heraklion to Mykonos Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mycenae.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
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Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach

1
night
Mycenae

Mycenae ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Byzantine Museum of Argos, delve into the distant past at Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, thenexplore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, and finally steep yourself in history at Lion Gate.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mycenae holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mykonos Town to Mycenae. Expect slightly colder evenings in Mycenae when traveling from Mykonos Town in June, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Mycenae

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Byzantine Museum of Argos
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate
Citadel and Treasury of Atreus
Citadel and Treasury of Atreus

2
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
On the 19th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olympia and then pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Olympia Land Winery, thenrelax in the rural setting at Klio's Honey Farm, thenget engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Nicolaos Church.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympia tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mycenae to Olympia takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Mycenae in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Olympia, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Olympia

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Agios Nicolaos Church
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Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Stefanos, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), thenadmire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Roussanou Monastery.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kalambaka journey app.

You can drive from Olympia to Kalambaka in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In June in Kalambaka, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
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Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)
Roussanou Monastery ©
Roussanou Monastery

3
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: Paleokastritsa (Paleokastritsa Beach & La Grotta Beach). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, don't miss a visit to The Liston, step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace, and visit Corfu Old Town.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Corfu Town trip maker site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Kalambaka to Corfu Town in 5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kalambaka in June since evenings lows in Corfu Town dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Paleokastritsa
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
New Fortress ©
New Fortress

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

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: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Fira online attractions planner.

Getting from Corfu Town to Fira by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. June in Fira sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Tours Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Oia, Akrotiri, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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