9 days in Athens, Mykonos Town & Corinth Itinerary

9 days in Athens, Mykonos Town & Corinth Itinerary

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Athens
— 4 nights
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Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
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Corinth
— 2 nights

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Athens

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, take a stroll through Monastiraki, and get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Athens holiday planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. June in Athens sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

Mykonos Town

— 2 nights

Chora Mykonos

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 14th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort, kick back and relax at Elia Beach, and then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Mykonos. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Little Venice, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and then see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mykonos Town day trip tool.

Fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Athens in June, you will find days in Mykonos Town are little chillier (80°F), and nights are about the same (69°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Corinth.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Corinth

— 2 nights
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Citadel and Treasury of Atreus and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Archea Korinthos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Lion Gate and then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Corinth day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Corinth takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mykonos Town in June: highs in Corinth hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 68°F.

Things to do in Corinth

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mykonos travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Nightlife
Island of the Winds
Local tradition claims that Mykonos, the trendiest of the Cyclades group of islands, came into existence from the petrified bodies of giants killed by the mythological hero Hercules. Named after the grandson of the god Apollo, this cosmopolitan "Ibiza of Greece" offers modern tourists a blend of glamour and simplicity. Be prepared for hip and loud dance clubs along the coastline and quieter areas farther from the water. Avoid cruise ship crowds thronging the narrow streets by exploring the small villages located in the center of the island. The easiest way to discover the island's golden beaches is by guided boat tour, private car, or motorcycle.