10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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10 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Denver
Fly:  17​h
1
Athens
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Corfu Town, Corfu
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Naxos
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
6
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Denver

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dasoktima Tatoiou. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Panathenaic Stadium, identify plant and animal life at Sea Turtle Rescue Centre, then stroll through Voula Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Athens trip maker .

Denver, USA to Athens is an approximately 17-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Denver to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Sea Turtle Rescue Centre, Dasoktima Tatoiou
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Voula Beach ©
Voula Beach
Church of Kapnikarea ©
Church of Kapnikarea
Sea Turtle Rescue Centre ©
Sea Turtle Rescue Centre

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hours
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Holocaust Memorial of Corfu, then see the interesting displays at Achilleion Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu.

To plan Corfu Town vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Athens to Corfu Town by combination of subway and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Corfu Town are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Achilleion Museum
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Achilleion Museum ©
Achilleion Museum
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

1
night
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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 11th (Tue): kick back and relax at Paraga Beach, then kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Platis Gialos Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town trip itinerary planning site .

Fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Corfu Town in June, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Platis Gialos Beach, Paraga Beach, Paradise Beach
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Paraga Beach ©
Paraga Beach
Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

1
night
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): wander the streets of Kastro, delve into the distant past at Portara, then explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo, and finally steep yourself in history at Old Town.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naxos day trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Naxos in an hour. Alternatively, you can fly. In June in Naxos, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Naxos

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Kastro ©
Kastro
Old Town ©
Old Town
Portara ©
Portara

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 13th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, do a tasting at Venetsanos Winery, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, then take a tour by water with Alex Private Boat Rental, and then step off the mainland to explore Nea Kameni.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Fira trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by ferry from Naxos to Fira takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Megalochori, Nea Kameni, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
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Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Venetsanos Winery ©
Venetsanos Winery

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nights
Heraklion, Crete

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 15th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, then take in the exciting artwork at Vasiliki Agios Markos Municipal Art Gallery, then learn about winemaking at Domaine Paterianakis- Κτήμα Πατεριανάκη, and finally contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum and then learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion day trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Heraklion takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

The Palace of Knossos
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