5 days in Greece Itinerary

5 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 1 night
2
Agios Nikitas, Lefkada
— 1 night
3
Paleokastritsa, Corfu
— 1 night
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night

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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): wander the streets of Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, thencontemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, thentake an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Athens day trip planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Athens is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Athens. When traveling from Istanbul in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Agios Nikitas.

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

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Agios Nikitas, Lefkada

Agios Nikitas ©
Agios Nikitas is a village on the island of Lefkada, Greece, part of the municipal unit of Lefkada . On the 3rd (Thu), stroll through Avali Beach, thenkick back and relax at Milos Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kathisma Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Agios Nikitas online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Athens to Agios Nikitas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September, daytime highs in Agios Nikitas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Paleokastritsa.

Things to do in Agios Nikitas

Beaches Outdoors Parks

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Avali Beach
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Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach
Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach

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Paleokastritsa, Corfu

Paleokastritsa ©
Heartily dedicated to tourism, Corfu's popular resort town of Paleokastritsa lures vacationers with lavish hotels and beaches surrounded by a hilly countryside of olive groves and fragrant fruit orchards.
On the 4th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Paleokastritsa Beach and then cool off at Aqualand Corfu Water Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Paleokastritsa day trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Agios Nikitas to Paleokastritsa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Paleokastritsa can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Paleokastritsa

Theme Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Aqualand Corfu Water Park
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Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, kick back and relax at Agios Sostis Beach, and then stroll through Paradise Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town route planning site.

You can fly from Paleokastritsa to Mykonos Town in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach

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