6 days in Greece Itinerary

6 days in Greece Itinerary

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Naxos Town, Naxos
— 1 night
2
Hersonissos, Crete
— 2 nights
3
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights

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Naxos Town, Naxos

Naxos Town ©
Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
On the 12th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Old Town and then delve into the distant past at Portara. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Agios Prokopios Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Plaka Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mikri Vigla Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Naxos Town day trip planning tool.

Istanbul, Turkey to Naxos Town is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Plaka Beach, Agios Prokopios Beach, Mikri Vigla Beach
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Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Hersonissos, Crete

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, and then meet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, thensee the interesting displays at Lychnostatis Open Air Museum, thenkick back and relax at Stalis Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hersonissos trip maker app.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Naxos Town to Hersonissos takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, daytime highs in Hersonissos are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stalis Beach, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Lake Voulismeni, The Palace of Knossos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum ©
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Barbati Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at La Grotta Beach, thenexamine the collection at Casa Parlante, and finally see the interesting displays at Achilleion Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Corfu Old Town, thenexamine the collection at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, and then expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Hersonissos to Corfu Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Hersonissos in July, expect nights in Corfu Town to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

La Grotta Beach, Barbati Beach, Achilleion Museum
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Casa Parlante ©
Casa Parlante
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art

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