15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Houston
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
Oia
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Fira
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
4
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
5
Corfu Town
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  16 h
End: Houston

2
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, contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Athens online travel planner.

Houston, USA to Athens is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Houston in December: highs in Athens hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Oia.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

1
night
Oia

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): go for a walk through Oia's Main Street, then don't miss a visit to Sunset in Oia, and then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Oia trip builder tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Athens to Oia in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, car, and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in December, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fira.

Things to do in Oia

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Oia's Main Street
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Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Sunset in Oia ©
Sunset in Oia
Oia's Main Street ©
Oia's Main Street

2
nights
Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, then stroll through Red Beach, and then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Perissa Black Sand Beach, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, and finally look for gifts at the White, Santorini.

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Fira is just a stone's throw from Oia. In December in Fira, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Kamari Beach, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel ©
Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri

3
nights
Mykonos Town

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 10th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, visit Little Venice, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, stroll through Elia Beach, then kick back and relax at Super Paradise Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Kapopoulos Fine Arts.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2 hours. Another option is to fly. In December, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for the flight to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Portara, Elia Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)
Little Venice ©
Little Venice

5
nights
Corfu Town

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 St. Spyridon First Beach (in Agios Spyridonas), Canal D'Amour (in Sidari) and Paleokastritsa Beach (in Paleokastritsa). The adventure continues: make a trip to Spianada Square, admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, explore the historical opulence of Mon Repos Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Spiridon.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Corfu Town tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Corfu Town, with lows around 43°F. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Achilleion Museum, St. Spyridon First Beach, Canal D'Amour, Paleokastritsa Beach
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square
FIRSTHING&NOEL ©
FIRSTHING&NOEL

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