29 days in Greece Itinerary

29 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Quebec City, Quebec
Bus + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h
2
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 30 min
4
Athens
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Nafplio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Kalamata
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Olympia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Naupactus
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive + Ferry:  4 h
11
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  15 h 45 min
End: Quebec City, Quebec

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Heraklion: Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos) and Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Heraklion road trip site.

Quebec City, Canada to Heraklion is an approximately 18- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Quebec City to Heraklion is 7 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Quebec City in November: highs in Heraklion hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Winery Stilianou, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Snail Farm and Fun, Kazantzakis Museum
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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

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for nightlife, museums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, contemplate the long history of Ancient Thera, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Fira trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Fira are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

3
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, don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and kick back and relax at Paradise Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mykonos Town online travel route planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos Brewing Company, Panormos Beach, Paradise Beach, Speed Boats Tours
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

4
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, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and get great views at Mount Lycabettus.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Athens attractions planner.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Athens by combination of flight and subway takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

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

3
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 Corinth (Archea Korinthos, Akrokorinthos, &more). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae, take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, see where the action happens at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nafplio route tool.

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Athens in November: high temperatures in Nafplio hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kalamata.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Kalamata

Kalamata ©
Kalamata is the second most populous city of the Peloponnese peninsula, after Patras, in southern Greece and the largest city of the homonymous administrative region. Venture out of the city with trips to Messinia Wild Experience (in Romanos), Mystras (in Sparta) and Castle of Pylos (in Pilos). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Vyros Gorge, tee off at The Dunes Course, explore the ancient world of Antigua Mesenia, and make a trip to Aristomenous Square.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalamata online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Kalamata takes 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Nafplio in November: high temperatures in Kalamata hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Kalamata

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Messinia Wild Experience, Mystras, Vyros Gorge, Castle of Pylos, Antigua Mesenia
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 1:
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Mystras ©
Mystras
Messinia Wild Experience ©
Messinia Wild Experience
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia

2
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Archaeological Site of Olympia, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia, then learn about winemaking at Olympia Land Winery, and finally experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then appreciate the history behind Hermes by Praxiteles.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Olympia tour itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kalamata to Olympia in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Naupactus.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Tours Wineries
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Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Hermes by Praxiteles
Hermes by Praxiteles

1
night
Naupactus

Naupactus ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos, pause for some photo ops at The Statue of Cervantes, then take in the views from Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis), and finally take in the history at Nafpaktos Old Port.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Naupactus online holiday planner.

You can drive from Olympia to Naupactus in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in December, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Naupactus

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis)
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The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos ©
The Venetian Castle of Nafpaktos
Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis) ©
Rio-Antirrio Bridge (Charilaos Trikoupis)

1
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.
On the 5th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Delphi trip builder site.

You can drive from Naupactus to Delphi in 2 hours. Traveling from Naupactus in December, expect nights in Delphi to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are slightly colder, around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, admire the natural beauty at Varlaam Monastery, then examine the collection at Geological Formation Museum of Meteora, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Kalambaka trip planner.

Traveling by car from Delphi to Kalambaka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In December, Kalambaka is little chillier than Delphi - with highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

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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.
Step out of Corfu Town with an excursion to St. Spyridon First Beach in Agios Spyridonas--about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Spianada Square, deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu, examine the collection at Capodistrias Museum - Kapodistrias Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corfu.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Corfu Town vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Kalambaka to Corfu Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kalambaka in December, with highs in Corfu Town at 19°C and lows at 7°C. On the 10th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Corfu Donkey Rescue, St. Spyridon First Beach, Capodistrias Museum - Kapodistrias Museum
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

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