15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 5 nights
2
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
4
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
5
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
6
Athens
— 1 day

5
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae) and Fortress Palamidi (in Nafplio). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Plaka, don't miss a visit to Ancient Agora of Athens, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, and take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary app.

Mumbai, India to Athens is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mumbai in May: high temperatures in Athens hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Archaeological Site Mycenae, Fortress Palamidi
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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.
On the 18th (Mon), browse the exhibits of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, take a stroll through Corfu Old Town, and then explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of New Fortress, thenkick back and relax at Paleokastritsa Beach, and then stroll through Canal D'Amour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Corfu Town day trip planning site.

You can fly from Athens to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Corfu Town, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa Beach, Canal D'Amour
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach
Canal D'Amour ©
Canal D'Amour

1
night
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 20th (Wed): stroll through Elia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Super Paradise Beach, and then wander the streets of Little Venice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, thenkick back and relax at Ornos Beach, thendon't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally stop by Mytho.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Ornos Beach
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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

2
nights
Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at White Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Vlychada Beach, thenkick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Akrotiri itinerary planner.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Vlychada Beach
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Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach

2
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.
Attractions like The Palace of Knossos and The Natural History Museum of Crete make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Matala beach in Matala (about 1h 20 min away). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, admire the local landmark of Morosini Fountain (Lion's Fountain), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Agios Mathaios Sinaites.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Heraklion trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Matala beach, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

1
day
Athens

Athens ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus and then wander the streets of Monastiraki.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Athens road trip app.

Fly from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Monastiraki ©
Monastiraki
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus

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