30 days in Greece Itinerary

30 days in Greece Itinerary

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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 5 nights
Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 3 nights
Bus to Rhodes, Fly to Karpathos
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Karpathos
— 2 nights
Fly
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Chania Town, Crete
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
Ferry
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Naxos Town, Naxos
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly
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Athens
— 3 nights
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Skiathos
— 2 nights
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Corfu Town, Corfu — 5 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Fortress Corfu and Corfu Old Town. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Monastery of Paleokastritsa and Vlacherna Monastery. Explore Corfu Town's surroundings by going to Paleokastritsa (La Grotta Beach & Corfu Aquarium), Porto Timoni Beach (in Afionas) and Agios Georgios Beach (in Agios Georgios). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Spiridon, step into the grandiose world of New Fortress of Corfu, take in the exciting artwork at Earth Ceramic Arts, and take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Corfu.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town online travel planner.

Toronto, Canada to Corfu Town is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Corfu Town is 7 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in September: high temperatures in Corfu Town hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lindos.
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Lindos, Rhodes — 3 nights

A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Monastery Tsambika and The Church of the Panagia. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Agios Pavlos Beach and Tsambika Beach. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Stegna Beach, stroll through Glystra Beach, and explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Lindos.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lindos online journey builder.

Getting from Corfu Town to Lindos by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Corfu Town in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in Lindos. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Karpathos.
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Karpathos — 2 nights

Known largely for its secluded coves and untamed mountains, rugged Karpathos reputedly remains one of the last truly authentic Greek islands.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): kick back and relax at Apella Beach and then stroll through Kira Panagia Beach. On your second day here, stroll through Amoopi Beach and then stroll through Diakoftis Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Karpathos trip builder website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Karpathos in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Chania Town.
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Chania Town, Crete — 3 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Lighthouse of Chania and Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera. Visit Seitan Limania Beach and Marathi Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from Chania Town: Lake Kournas (in Kournas) and St. Nicholas Church (in Georgioupolis). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Agia Marina Beach, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Chania, learn about all things military at Maritime Museum of Crete, and stroll the grounds of German Military Cemetery.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Chania Town trip planner.

Getting from Karpathos to Chania Town by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Karpathos in September, Chania Town is slightly colder at night with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to take a shuttle to Heraklion.
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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 15th (Thu): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, explore the historical opulence of Castello del Molo (Koules), then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, and finally get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally kick back and relax at Ligaria Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Heraklion itinerary app.

Traveling by shuttle from Chania Town to Heraklion takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Heraklion are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.
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Fira, Santorini — 4 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Appreciate the collections at Museum of Prehistoric Thira and Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos. Your inner history buff will appreciate Akrotiri and Ancient Thera. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Red Beach, learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, and explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira route site.

Getting from Heraklion to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Naxos Town.
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Naxos Town, Naxos — 2 nights

Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): delve into the distant past at The Temple of Apollo – Portara, then take a stroll through Old Town, then take in the exciting artwork at Fish & Olive, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mikri Vigla Beach. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Kastro, then kick back and relax at Plaka Beach, and then stroll through Agios Prokopios Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Naxos Town road trip planner.

Getting from Fira to Naxos Town by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. In September in Naxos Town, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos — 3 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Elia Beach and Agios Sostis Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Agios Stefanos Beach and Kalo Livadi Beach. Take a break from Mykonos Town with a short trip to Archaeological Site of Delos in Delos, about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Little Venice, see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town holiday planner.

Traveling by ferry from Naxos Town to Mykonos Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Athens.
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Athens — 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ancient Agora of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, stop by Monastiraki, take a stroll through Plaka, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Cycladic Art.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Athens trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Athens by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Skiathos.
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Skiathos — 2 nights

Greek St. Maarten

Boasting some of Greece's finest beaches, Skiathos swells with vacationers from colder European countries at the height of the tourist season.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Lalaria Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastero di Panagia Evangelistria, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Troulos Beach. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Mandraki Beach and then explore the ancient world of Kastro Ke Medieval Ekklisia.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Skiathos trip maker app.

Fly from Athens to Skiathos in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. While traveling from Athens, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Skiathos, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Greece travel guide

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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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