15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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15 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
2
Oia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Paros
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Naxos
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Melbourne

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, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Athens is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Sydney to Athens due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in June, plan for much hotter days in Athens, with highs around 35°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vlychada.

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

3
nights
Oia

Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Step out of Oia to go to Fira and see Santorini Sail Cruises, which is approximately 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, hike along Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, take in the exciting artwork at Mnemossyne Gallery, and get great views at Sunset in Oia.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Oia trip planner.

Fly from Athens to Oia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Paros.

Things to do in Oia

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Imerovigli, Fira, Alex Private Boat Rental, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Alex Private Boat Rental ©
Alex Private Boat Rental

2
nights
Paros

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum Parou, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral, and then take in the waterfront activity at Old Port of Naoussa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Marathi Marble Quarries, steep yourself in history at Lefkes, then take in the pleasant sights at Kolymbithres Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Parikia Town.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Paros trip itinerary builder .

You can ride a ferry from Oia to Paros in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Old Port of Naoussa ©
Old Port of Naoussa
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Lefkes ©
Lefkes

4
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naxos: Mykonos Town (The Windmills (Kato Milli), Little Venice, & more), Paradise Beach (in Paradise Beach) and Elia Beach (in Elia). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Portara, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platis Gialos Beach, and contemplate the long history of Old Town.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Naxos itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Paros to Naxos in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Naxos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Platis Gialos Beach, Paradise Beach, Elia Beach
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Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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