18 days in Greece Itinerary

18 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Athens
— 2 nights
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 4 nights
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 3 nights
4
Laganas, Zakynthos
— 5 nights
5
Athens
— 1 night

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 12th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Byzantine and Christian Museum, then make a trip to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then let your taste buds guide you at Athens Walking Tours, and finally steep yourself in history at Hellenic Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Roman Agora, wander the streets of Anafiotika, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea, then don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Athens is 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in September; daily highs in Athens reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

Flisvos Marina
Highlights from your plan
Flisvos Marina ©
Flisvos Marina
Plateia Syntagmatos ©
Plateia Syntagmatos
Byzantine and Christian Museum ©
Byzantine and Christian Museum

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Mykonos Town side-trips: Naxos Town (Naos tou Apollona - Portara & Old Town). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Little Venice, make a trip to Rarity Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Super Paradise Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ornos Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and ferry. When traveling from Athens in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Mykonos Town, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Naxos Town, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach, Ornos Beach
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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

3
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.
Akrotiri is known for beaches, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Perivolos, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Akrotiri online driving holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Laganas.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Santorini, Venetsanos Winery, Santo Winery, Perivolos, Captain George Santorini Yachting
Highlights from your plan
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

5
nights
Laganas, Zakynthos

Laganas ©
The center of nightlife on the island of Zakynthos, the popular tourist resort of Laganas boasts over a hundred bars and clubs.
Change things up with these side-trips from Laganas: Blue Caves (in Korithi) and Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria). There's still lots to do: stroll through Kalamaki Beach, get your game on at Formula Zante Go Kart, kick back and relax at Porto Limnionas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Dionisios Church.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Laganas trip planning app.

Getting from Akrotiri to Laganas by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Akrotiri in September, Laganas is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. On the 26th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Laganas

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Zakynthos, Tsilivi, Zakynthos Town, Kalamaki, Blue Caves
Highlights from your plan
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki Beach
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Laganas Beach ©
Laganas Beach

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): see where the action happens at Panathenaic Stadium and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Athens route planner.

Fly from Laganas to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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