31 days in Greece Itinerary

31 days in Greece Itinerary

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31 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Edmonton
Fly:  15​h
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2​h 15​min
4
Oia, Santorini
— 5 nights
Ferry + Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Nafplio
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Olympia
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
7
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
8
Delphi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Athens
— 5 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Edmonton

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 Corfu Town's surroundings by going to Sakis Water Sports (in Kalami) and Yali Beach (in Giannades). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu, relax in the rural setting at MKB Corfu Beekeeping Vasilakis, and stop by Maska Leather.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Corfu Town online tour itinerary builder .

Edmonton, Canada to Corfu Town is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Edmonton to Corfu Town is 9 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Edmonton in May: high temperatures in Corfu Town hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Sakis Water Sports, Maska Leather, Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Corfu Donkey Rescue, Yali Beach
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park

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, historic sites, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Little Venice, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach.

Plan a trip to Mykonos Town easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach, Mykonos Brewing Company
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

3
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: Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos) and Reptisland (in Melidoni). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Heraklion route builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mykonos Town to Heraklion in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Oia.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Tylissos, Winery Stilianou, Reptisland, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

5
nights
Oia, Santorini

Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Get out of town with these interesting Oia side-trips: Akrotiri (Red Beach, Akrotiri, & more), Boutari Winery (in Megalochori) and Ancient Thera (in Kamari). There's much more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, get interesting insight from Tours, and explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Oia holiday maker site .

Ride a ferry from Heraklion to Oia in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Nafplio.

Things to do in Oia

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Fira, Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Boutari Winery, Ancient Thera
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

3
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nafplio: The Great Theatre of Epidaurus (in Epidavros), Corinth (Akrokorinthos & Corinth Canal) and Arkadiko Bridge (in Mycenae). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, get to know the fascinating history of Tiryns, get engrossed in the history at Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, and steep yourself in history at Bourtzi.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nafplio trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of ferry and car from Oia to Nafplio in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Oia in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 9°C in Nafplio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Corinth, Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Temple of Apollo Epikourios (in Skliros) and Tis Arkadias O Platanos (in Kyparissia). Next up on the itinerary: experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm, do a tasting at Olympia Land Winery, see the interesting displays at Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, and pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Olympia trip builder site .

Drive from Nafplio to Olympia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 15°C in Olympia. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Temple of Apollo Epikourios, Tis Arkadias O Platanos
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Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Temple of Apollo Epikourios ©
Temple of Apollo Epikourios

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 23rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Varlaam Monastery.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Olympia to Kalambaka takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Olympia in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Kalambaka, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©

3
nights
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Take a break from Delphi with a short trip to Hosios Loukas in Distomo, about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Delphi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, experience rural life at MoKa Honey, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Byzantine Church of Agia Eleousa (Panagia Mavromantila).

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Delphi online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Kalambaka to Delphi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Delphi when traveling from Kalambaka in May, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hosios Loukas, MoKa Honey
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi

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, nightlife, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, and take a stroll through Monastiraki.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Athens fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Delphi to Athens takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in May, Athens is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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