15 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

15 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

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Start: Berlin
Fly:  3 h
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 5 nights
Ferry:  2 h
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
5
Lindos, Rhodes
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Berlin

4
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.
Visit Achilleion Museum and Corfu Museum of Asian Art for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Old Fortress Corfu and Casa Parlante. Explore Corfu Town's surroundings by going to Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press (in Vraganiotika), Marathias Beach (in Marathias) and Yali Beach (in Giannades). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Paleokastritsa Beach, stroll through La Grotta Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, and explore the historical opulence of Mon Repos Palace.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Corfu Town online trip itinerary planner.

Berlin, Germany to Corfu Town is an approximately 3- hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Corfu Town. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Gastouri, Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press, Capodistrias Museum - Kapodistrias Museum, Marathias Beach
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Achilleion Museum ©
Achilleion Museum
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Little Venice and Dio Horia. Appreciate the collections at Aegean Maritime Museum and Archaeological Museum of Mykonos. The adventure continues: stroll through Paradise Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, kick back and relax at Kalo Livadi Beach, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Corfu Town in August, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 27°C, while days are slightly colder, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Paradise Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

1
night
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 19th (Mon): kick back and relax at Caldera Beach, then examine the collection at Monastery of Profitis Ilias, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

Plan a Akrotiri trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Monastery of Profitis Ilias
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Monastery of Profitis Ilias ©
Monastery of Profitis Ilias

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, then look for gifts at Nerium Oleander, and finally get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Winery Stilianou, see the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, then get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and finally learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Heraklion trip app.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Heraklion are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Winery Stilianou, Kazantzakis Museum, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete

2
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the world behind art at Art Park Rhodes, delve into the distant past at Ancient Kamiros, then steep yourself in history at The Church of the Panagia, then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos, and finally kick back and relax at Lindos Beach. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Village of Lindos.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lindos route builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Heraklion to Lindos takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. August in Lindos sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lindos

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Art Park Rhodes, Ancient Kamiros
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Acropolis of Lindos ©
Acropolis of Lindos
Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Ancient Kamiros ©
Ancient Kamiros

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