60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly
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Naxos Town, Naxos
— 5 nights
Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 5 nights
Taxi to Rhodos, Ferry to Kos Town
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Kos Town, Kos
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry to Heraklion, Taxi to Hersonissos
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Hersonissos, Crete
— 5 nights
Drive
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Rethymnon, Crete
— 6 nights
Drive
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Chania Town, Crete
— 6 nights
Fly
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 6 nights
Fly
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Thessaloniki
— 6 nights
Train to Tithorea, Taxi to Delphi
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Delphi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Olympia
— 4 nights
Drive
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Nafplio
— 4 nights
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Naxos Town, Naxos

Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Matoyianni Street and Kastro. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naxos Town: Aria Spring (in Filoti), Agios Sostis Beach (in Agios Sostis) and Mykonos Town (White, Rarity Gallery, &more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Mikri Vigla Beach, take an in-depth tour of Archeological Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Church of Agios Georgios Diasoritis, and step into the grandiose world of Oskelos Tower.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Naxos Town trip planning site.

Athens to Naxos Town is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

5
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Church of the Panagia and Agathi Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Lindos: Eleousa (Campochiaro & Agios Nikolaos Fountoukli), Ancient Kamiros (in Kalavarda) and Eucalyptus Alley (in Kolimbia). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery Tsambika, step into the grandiose world of Castle of Monolithos, Head underground at Cave of Fourni, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Pavlos Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lindos trip itinerary app.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Naxos Town to Lindos in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. March in Lindos sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kos Town.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

6
nights
Kos Town, Kos

Situated on a tiny island big on history and culture, Kos Town sits in an area dotted with well-preserved ancient ruins.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nisyros Volcano and Agios Stefanos Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kos Town: Church Museum of Nisyros/Panagia Spiliani (in Mandraki), Kalymnos (Archaeological Museum of Kalymnos, Maritime Museum of Kalymnos, &more) and Folk Museum of Antimachia (in Antimachia). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Nisyros, contemplate the long history of Casa Romana Kos, make a trip to Eleftherias Square, and enjoy the sand and surf at Tigaki Beach.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kos Town trip itinerary planning app.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Lindos to Kos Town in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March in Kos Town, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Kos Town

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

3
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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Museum of Prehistoric Thira and Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Venetsanos Winery, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Fira trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Kos Town to Fira in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Fira

Wineries · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

5
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Hersonissos, Crete

Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Step off the beaten path and head to Church of Saint Titus and Red Sand Beach (Kokkini Ammos). Venture out of the city with trips to Heraklion (Loggia & The Natural History Museum of Crete), Mononaftis Beach (in Agia Pelagia) and Matala beach (in Matala). And it doesn't end there: go for a stroll along the water at Old Venetian Harbor, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Analipsi, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni, and kick back and relax at Stalis Beach.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hersonissos online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Fira to Hersonissos in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Fira in April, Hersonissos is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

6
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Rethymnon, Crete

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Reptisland and The Holy Monastery of Preveli. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rethymnon: Georgioupolis (Kalivaki Beach & St. Nicholas Church), Lake Kournas (in Kournas) and Kryonerida Cave (in Vafes). And it doesn't end there: see Off-Road Tours, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Cretan Ethnology, get to know the fascinating history of Imbros Gorge, and explore the ancient world of Palace of Faistos.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rethymnon journey app.

Drive from Hersonissos to Rethymnon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In April in Rethymnon, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Chania Town.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Chania Town, Crete

The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Maritime Museum of Crete and Agii Apostoli Beach. Explore Chania Town's surroundings by going to Falassarna Beach (in Falassarna), Kissamos (Ekklisia Ioannis Prodromes & Kedrodasos Beach) and Church of St. George (in Kavousi). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Chania, do a tasting at Manousakis Winery, don't miss a visit to Lighthouse, and explore the different monuments and memorials at German Military Cemetery.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chania Town sightseeing planner.

Getting from Rethymnon to Chania Town by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Corfu Town, Corfu

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Church of Saint Spiridon and Casa Parlante. Change things up with these side-trips from Corfu Town: Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press (in Vraganiotika), Paleokastritsa (Corfu Aquarium & La Grotta Beach) and Barbati Beach (in Barbati). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Liston, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Paleokastritsa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vlacherna Monastery, and wander the streets of Corfu Old Town.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Chania Town to Corfu Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. In April in Corfu Town, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

6
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Thessaloniki

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ladadika District and Hagios Demetrios. Get out of town with these interesting Thessaloniki side-trips: Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina) (in Vergina), Kavala (Paralia Aspri Ammos & The Castle of Kavala) and Edessa Waterfalls (in Edessa). There's still lots to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, contemplate the long history of Church of St.Sophia, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki visit planner.

Fly from Corfu Town to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Thessaloniki are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Delphi

Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Temple of Apollo In Delphi and Parnassos Ski Centre. Get out of town with these interesting Delphi side-trips: Medieval Castle Livadia (in Livadia), Loutra Thermopilon (in Lamia) and Thermopylae Museum (in Thermopylae). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church, explore the ancient world of Delphi, and get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Delphi trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Thessaloniki to Delphi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Delphi, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Delphi

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

4
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Archaeological Museum of Olympia and Helmos ski resort. Venture out of the city with trips to Polylimnio Waterfall (in Charavgi), Offshore Hydropower Museum (in Dimitsana) and Voidokilia Beach (in Petrochori). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Kastria Cave of the Lakes and explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Olympia.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Olympia trip site.

You can drive from Delphi to Olympia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. May in Olympia sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Nafplio

Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Step off the beaten path and head to Archaeological Museum of Nauplion and Mystras. Change things up with these side-trips from Nafplio: Corinth (Corinth Canal & Archea Korinthos). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Nauplion Promenade, see where the action happens at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, steep yourself in history at Lion Gate, and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nafplio route planner.

Traveling by car from Olympia to Nafplio takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Nafplio when traveling from Olympia in May, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Greece travel guide

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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.