60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Chania Town, Crete
— 3 nights
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
3
Fira, Santorini
— 6 nights
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 5 nights
5
Athens
— 6 nights
6
Nafplio
— 5 nights
7
Pylos
— 5 nights
8
Kardamili
— 4 nights
9
Monemvasia
— 3 nights
10
Tsilivi, Zakynthos
— 5 nights
11
Ithaca
— 4 nights
12
Apollonii, Lefkada
— 5 nights
13
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 5 nights

3
nights
Chania Town, Crete

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chania Town: Rethymnon (The Venetian Fortezza & Rethymnon Old Town), Elafonissi Beach (in Elafonissi) and Lake Kournas (in Kournas). There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, stroll the grounds of Souda Bay War Cemetery, explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera, and examine the collection at Greek National Football Museum.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Chania Town trip builder.

Zurich, Switzerland to Chania Town is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Zurich in September; daily highs in Chania Town reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the shuttle to Heraklion.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Rethymnon, Souda, German War Cemetery, Elafonissi Beach, Lake Kournas
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 4:
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Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum
Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach
Old Venetian Harbor ©
Old Venetian Harbor

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Heraklion side-trips: Matala beach (in Matala) and Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and do a tasting at Winery Stilianou.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion online route planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Chania Town to Heraklion takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Heraklion sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Matala beach, The Palace of Knossos, Winery Stilianou, Snail Farm and Fun
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 7:
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Snail Farm and Fun ©
Snail Farm and Fun
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

6
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Step out of Fira to go to Oia and see Mnemossyne Gallery, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamari Beach, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, and make a trip to Sunset in Oia.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Fira trip simple and quick.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Fira are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Imerovigli, Akrotiri, Castelli of Emporio
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 13:
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Helicopter Tours
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

5
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, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Paradise Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach, Paraga Beach
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 18:
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

6
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: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, examine the collection at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, and admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Athens attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 24:
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Arkadiko Bridge (in Mycenae) and Corinth (Akrokorinthos, Archea Korinthos, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, and get to know the fascinating history of Tiryns.

To find where to stay and tourist information, go to the Nafplio trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Nafplio, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Pylos.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Mycenae, Corinth, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 29:
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

5
nights
Pylos

Pylos ©
Pylos, historically also known under its Italian name Navarino, is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Explore Pylos' surroundings by going to Zaga Beach (in Koroni) and Peroulia Beach (in Vounaria). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Voidokilia Beach, step into the grandiose world of Castle of Pylos, kick back and relax at Mati - Bouka Beach, and step off the mainland to explore Sapientza.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Pylos route planning app.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Pylos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Nafplio in September since evenings lows in Pylos dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kardamili.

Things to do in Pylos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Methoni, Zaga Beach, Polylimnio Waterfall, Voidokilia Beach, Peroulia Beach
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 4:
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Messinia Wild Experience ©
Messinia Wild Experience
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach
Methoni Castle ©
Methoni Castle

4
nights
Kardamili

Kardamili ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Skoutari Beach (in Skoutari), Sparta (Leonidas Monument & Mystras) and Alypa Beach (in Alipa).

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kardamili day trip planning website.

You can drive from Pylos to Kardamili in 2 hours. In October in Kardamili, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Monemvasia.

Things to do in Kardamili

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sparta, Kalogrias Beach, Skoutari Beach, Agiou Nikolaou Church, Agios Nikolaos Beach
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 8:
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Skoutari Beach ©
Skoutari Beach
Mystras ©
Mystras
The Bead Shop Kardamyli ©
The Bead Shop Kardamyli

3
nights
Monemvasia

Monemvasia ©
Monemvasia is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. Explore Monemvasia's surroundings by going to Kastania Cave (in Kastania), Plytras Beach (in Plitra) and Elafonisos (Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία & Megali Paralia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Monemvasia Fortress, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Hrisafittisa, do a tasting at Monemvasia Winery, and stop by To Kelari - Kastro Monemvasias.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Monemvasia driving holiday planning app.

You can drive from Kardamili to Monemvasia in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Tsilivi.

Things to do in Monemvasia

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Elafonisos, Kastania Cave, Monemvasia Winery, Plytras Beach
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 11:
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Kastania Cave ©
Kastania Cave
Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία ©
Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία
Megali Paralia ©
Megali Paralia

5
nights
Tsilivi, Zakynthos

A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
Explore Tsilivi's surroundings by going to Keri Caves (in Limni Keri), Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria) and Vasilikos (Banana Beach, St Nicholas Beach, &more). There's still lots to do: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, don't miss a visit to Dafni Beach, get great views at Bochali View Point, and make a splash at Water Village.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tsilivi trip itinerary builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Monemvasia to Tsilivi with the Route module. In October, daytime highs in Tsilivi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ithaca.

Things to do in Tsilivi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Zakynthos, Vasilikos, Therianos Family Farm, Razi Aroma, Bochali View Point
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Keri Caves ©
Keri Caves

4
nights
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca or Ithaka is a Greek island located in the Ionian Sea, off the northeast coast of Kefalonia and to the west of continental Greece.Ithaca's main island has an area of 96km2 and had a population in 2011 of 3,231. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ithaca: Myrtillo (in Divarata), Agia Paraskevi (in Sami) and Fteri Beach (in Zola). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Vathy Bay, kick back and relax at Filiatro Beach, take in the waterfront at Kioni Harbour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Gedaki Beach.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ithaca trip itinerary planning tool.

You can travel from Tsilivi to Ithaca in 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Apollonii.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Myrtillo, Agia Paraskevi, Fteri Beach
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 20:
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Myrtillo ©
Myrtillo
Paralia Afales ©
Paralia Afales
Paralia Frikes ©
Paralia Frikes

5
nights
Apollonii, Lefkada

Apollonii ©
Apollonioi is a former municipality on the island of Lefkada, Ionian Islands, Greece. Venture out of the city with trips to Agios Nikitas (Kathisma Beach & Milos Beach), Lefkada Town (Agios Giannis Beach & Frangoulis Distillery) and Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni (in Tsoukaladhes). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ammoussa Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Egremni Beach, examine the collection at Fabbrica Olive Museum, and head outdoors with Crociere A Vela.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Apollonii trip planner.

You can travel from Ithaca to Apollonii in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Apollonii

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lefkada, Agios Nikitas, Lefkada Town, Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 25:
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Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach
Ammoussa Beach ©
Ammoussa Beach
Gialos Beach ©
Gialos Beach

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Corfu Town: Canal D'Amour (in Sidari) and Paleokastritsa (Paleokastritsa Beach & La Grotta Beach). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, tour the pleasant surroundings at Issos Beach, and don't miss a visit to Spianada Square.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Corfu Town trip builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Apollonii to Corfu Town with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Corfu Town can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Canal D'Amour, Achilleion Museum, Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park

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