34 days in Greece Itinerary

34 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly
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Fira, Santorini
— 5 nights
Ferry
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Naxos Town, Naxos
— 3 nights
Fly to Kefallinia, Bus to Argostolion
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Argostolion, Cephalonia
— 4 nights
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Drive to Pesáda, Ferry to Zakynthos, Drive to Vasilikos
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Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 4 nights
Fly
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly
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Chania Town, Crete
— 4 nights
Drive
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Rethymnon, Crete
— 4 nights
Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 4 nights
Drive to Diagoras Airport, Fly to Tashkent International Airport

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Fira, Santorini

— 5 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Visit Perivolos and Vlychada Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Skaros Rock and Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail. Step out of Fira with an excursion to La Ponta in Akrotiri--about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sea views from Akrotiri LightHouse, take in the exciting artwork at Leoni Schmiedel, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and see the interesting displays at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Fira trip planner.

Tashkent, Uzbekistan to Fira is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Uzbekistan Standard Time (UZT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. July in Fira sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Naxos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Naxos Town, Naxos

— 3 nights
Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Agios Prokopios Beach and Mikri Vigla Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kastro and Church of Agia Paraskevi. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Plaka Beach, visit Old Town, delve into the distant past at Temple of Dionysus, and take a memorable excursion with Day Trips.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Naxos Town itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Naxos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, daily temperatures in Naxos Town can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Argostolion.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Argostolion, Cephalonia

— 4 nights
A modern town with a traditional character, Argostolion draws visitors with museums, gardens, squares, pedestrianized shopping streets, and a cobbled seaside promenade.
Step out of the city life by going to Myrtos Beach and Skala Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Petani Beach and Makris Gialos Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Argostolion: Assos (in Assos), Kaminia Beach (in Eleios-Pronnoi) and Drogarati Cave (in Chaliotata). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Ammes Beach, contemplate the long history of Memorial Acqui Division, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews and tourist information, you can read our Argostolion vacation app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Naxos Town to Argostolion in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daytime highs in Argostolion are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Argostolion

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Vasilikos, Zakynthos

— 4 nights
Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
Step off the beaten path and head to Blue Caves and St Nicholas Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Porto Limnionas and Kalamaki Beach. When in Vasilikos, make a side trip to see Speed Boats Tours in Tsilivi (Planos), approximately Tsilivi (Planos) away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Dionisios Church, make a splash at Water Village, and kick back and relax at Gerakas Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Vasilikos attractions planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Argostolion to Vasilikos in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. August in Vasilikos sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Corfu Town, Corfu

— 4 nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vlacherna Monastery and Achilleion Museum. Church of Saint Spiridon and Old Fortress Corfu will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: Paradise Beach (in Liapades), La Grotta Beach (in Paleokastritsa) and Barbati Beach (in Barbati). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Kaiser's Throne, identify plant and animal life at Corfu Donkey Rescue, examine the collection at Casa Parlante, and take a stroll through Corfu Old Town.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Vasilikos to Corfu Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chania Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Chania Town, Crete

— 4 nights
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Step off the beaten path and head to Falassarna Beach and Seitan Limania Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Agii Apostoli Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Change things up with these side-trips from Chania Town: Kastro Gramvoussas (in Gramvousa) and Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) (in Akrotiri). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Lighthouse, explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Military Cemetery, and kick back and relax at Platania Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chania Town trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Corfu Town to Chania Town by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Chania Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rethymnon, Crete

— 4 nights
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Visiting Red Sand Beach (Kokkini Ammos) and Kryonerida Cave will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Palace of Faistos and Monastery of Arkadi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rethymnon: Reptisland (in Melidoni), St. Nicholas Church (in Georgioupolis) and Lake Kournas (in Kournas). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, contemplate the long history of Minoiko Nekrotafeio Armenon, see Off-Road Tours, and admire the masterpieces at Contemporary Art Museum of Crete.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rethymnon road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chania Town to Rethymnon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Rethymnon, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lindos, Rhodes

— 4 nights
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Monastery Tsambika and Dormition of Theotokos Church will appeal to history buffs. Ancient Kamiros and Church of St. Anastasia the Roman are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Lindos with an excursion to Campochiaro in Eleousa--about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach, stroll through Tsambika Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church of the Panagia, and look for gifts at Olive Oil Factory.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lindos journey builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Rethymnon to Lindos takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daytime highs in Lindos are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.