10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Boston
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Subway + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h
3
Akrotiri
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h
4
Heraklion
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Boston

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, stroll through Mount Lycabettus, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and visit Plaka.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Athens trip builder website.

Boston, USA to Athens is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Boston to Athens. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Boston in February, with highs in Athens at 60°F and lows at 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Mykonos Town

Mykonos Town ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): stop by White, then examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum, then go for a stroll along the water at Old Port, and finally view the masterpieces at Minima Gallery. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church, then hit all the best shops with Tia handmade, and finally take a memorable excursion with Mykonos Paradise Cruises.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town vacation planner.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in February, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Tours Transportation Outdoors

Side Trip

Mykonos
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Mykonos Paradise Cruises ©
Mykonos Paradise Cruises
White ©
White
Minima Gallery ©
Minima Gallery

1
night
Akrotiri

Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): make a trip to Santorini Arts Factory, then see the interesting displays at Tomato Industrial Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Akrotiri trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Vlychada, Santorini Arts Factory
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Santorini Arts Factory ©
Santorini Arts Factory

2
nights
Heraklion

Heraklion ©
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 23rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then look for gifts at Nerium Oleander, and finally explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, examine the collection at Kazantzakis Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, and finally get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Heraklion route maker site.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2 hours. In February in Heraklion, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Kazantzakis Museum, The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete

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