9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Houston
Fly + Subway:  17 h 45 min
1
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
2
Kamari
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
4
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
+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: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens online trip itinerary builder.

Houston, USA to Athens is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Houston to Athens. Traveling from Houston in December, expect nights in Athens to be about the same, around 47°F, while days are little chillier, around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kamari.

Things to do in Athens

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

2
nights
Kamari

Kamari ©
Kamari is a coastal village on the southeastern part of the Aegean island of Santorini, Greece, in the Cyclades archipelago with a population of approx. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Ancient Thera, then stroll through Kamari Beach, and then view the masterpieces at Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kamari tour itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Athens to Kamari in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or ride a ferry. In December, daytime highs in Kamari are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Kamari

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Ancient Thera ©
Ancient Thera

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, take a stroll through Little Venice, then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Platis Gialos Beach, then make a trip to Matoyianni Street, then stroll through Elia Beach, and finally make a trip to Kapopoulos Fine Arts.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town itinerary website.

Traveling by ferry from Kamari to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. In December in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

1
night
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 10th (Tue), stop by Corfu Old Town, delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, and then make a trip to Spianada Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Spyridon First Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paleokastritsa Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Corfu Town trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town in 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, expect slightly colder with lows of 43°F in Corfu Town. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

St. Spyridon First Beach, Paleokastritsa Beach
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Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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