17 days in Greece Itinerary

17 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
2
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
4
Athens
— 2 nights
5
Nafplio
— 2 nights
6
Pylos
— 2 nights
7
Delphi
— 1 night
8
Skala, Cephalonia
— 1 night
9
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), thenvisit Little Venice, and then see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): stroll through Paradise Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mykonos Town route maker site.

Philadelphia, USA to Mykonos Town is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Mykonos Town, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise 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.
On the 1st (Mon), explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, kick back and relax at Red Beach, thenstroll through Experience Horse Riding, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Paradisos Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Vlychada Beach, do a tasting at Boutari Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Caldera Beach, thenkick back and relax at Almyra Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Kambia Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri trip maker.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Akrotiri are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Vlychada, Santorini, Boutari Winery
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding

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night
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.
On the 3rd (Wed), get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, thentake an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, thendelve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, and finally learn about winemaking at Winery Stilianou.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip itinerary maker website.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. In June in Heraklion, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Winery Stilianou, The Palace of Knossos
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, don't miss a visit to Ancient Agora of Athens, thenwander the streets of Plaka, and finally get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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.
On the 6th (Sat), steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, contemplate the long history of Lion Gate, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): kick back and relax at Astros Beach, thenget to know the fascinating history of Tiryns, thenstep into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Nauplion Promenade.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nafplio day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Athens to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in June, Nafplio is slightly colder at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Pylos.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mycenae, Astros Beach, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

2
nights
Pylos

Pylos ©
Pylos, historically also known under its Italian name Navarino, is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. On the 8th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Peroulia Beach, thenstroll through Petrochori Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Messinia Wild Experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Voidokilia Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Archelon Sea Turtles Rescue Center, brush up on your military savvy at Tsiklitira's House, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castle of Pylos, and finally stroll through Mati - Bouka Beach.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Pylos travel tool.

Getting from Nafplio to Pylos by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Pylos, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Pylos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Petrochori, Castle of Pylos, Peroulia Beach, Messinia Wild Experience, Archelon Sea Turtles Rescue Center
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Messinia Wild Experience ©
Messinia Wild Experience
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach

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night
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos, contemplate the long history of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, thendelve into the distant past at Delphi, and finally take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Delphi online trip planner.

You can drive from Pylos to Delphi in 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Skala.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

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night
Skala, Cephalonia

Skala ©
Mass tourism has transformed the once-sleepy village of Skala into a modern seaside resort, its major attraction a well-developed beach that happens to be one of the longest and sandiest on the island of Cephalonia.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Skala Beach, learn about winemaking at Melissinos Winery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Mounda Beach, and finally identify plant and animal life at Argo Daily Cruises.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Skala trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Delphi to Skala takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. June in Skala sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Skala

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Mounda Beach, Melissinos Winery
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Argo Daily Cruises ©
Argo Daily Cruises
Skala Beach ©
Skala Beach
Melissinos Winery ©
Melissinos Winery

3
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 St. Spyridon First Beach and Agios Petros Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Corfu Donkey Rescue and Yali Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Corfu Town side-trips: Alikes Lefkimis (in Molos), Corfu Reptilla Roda (in Roda) and Limni Beach (in Paleokastritsa). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, and step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town online travel route planner.

You can fly from Skala to Corfu Town in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Corfu Town can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Alikes Lefkimis, Corfu Reptilla Roda, Yali Beach, Tsami Ceramics
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
St. Spyridon First Beach ©
St. Spyridon First Beach

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