15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly
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Athens
— 3 nights
Drive
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Nafplio
— 1 night
Drive
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Delphi
— 1 night
Drive
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive to Sarandë, Ferry to Corfu Town
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
Fly
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
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Athens — 3 nights

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 sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, visit Plaka, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and admire the masterpieces at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Athens visit planner.

Muscat, Oman to Athens is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Muscat in May; daily highs in Athens reach 29°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Nafplio — 1 night

Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
On the 30th (Mon), take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, then get engrossed in the history at Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, and then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae.

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Drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Athens in May since evenings lows in Nafplio dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.
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Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip

Delphi — 1 night

Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 31st (Tue), explore the ancient world of Delphi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, and then experience rural life at MoKa Honey.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Delphi route website.

Getting from Nafplio to Delphi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in May, Delphi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.
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Historic Sites
Side Trip

Kalambaka — 1 night

The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kalambaka online itinerary planner.

Drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Delphi in May, with highs in Kalambaka at 26°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Corfu Town.
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Historic Sites

Corfu Town, Corfu — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of New Fortress, admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then stop by Mezzo Mezzo, and finally delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Corfu Town day trip planning app.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Kalambaka to Corfu Town in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kalambaka in June, Corfu Town is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Mykonos Town.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Mykonos Town, Mykonos — 2 nights

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.
On the 3rd (Fri), take a stroll through Little Venice, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Beautyworld Spa.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip tool.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Corfu Town in June: highs in Mykonos Town hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.
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Neighborhoods · Spas · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Side Trip

Fira, Santorini — 3 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for nightlife, wineries, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, stroll through Red Beach, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Thera.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira road trip site.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. June in Fira sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.
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Parks · Outdoors · Wineries · Beaches
Side Trips

Heraklion, Crete — 2 nights

Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, then take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, and then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Heraklion trip itinerary app.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Heraklion are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 9th (Thu), you're off to home.
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Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trip

Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
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.
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