21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
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Thessaloniki
— 1 night
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
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Delphi
— 2 nights
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Nafplio
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 4 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
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Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Corfu Town side-trips: Acharavi (Folklore Museum of Acharavi & Almyros Beach Resort & SPA) and St. Spyridon First Beach (in Agios Spyridonas). There's lots more to do: let your taste buds guide you at Corfu Walking Tours, step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace, examine the collection at Casa Parlante, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Corfu Town road trip planning app.

Toronto, Canada to Corfu Town is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Corfu Town. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in October: high temperatures in Corfu Town hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

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Corfu Walking Tours ©
Corfu Walking Tours
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
St. Spyridon First Beach ©
St. Spyridon First Beach

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Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hagios Demetrios, then contemplate the long history of Arch of Galerius, and finally see the interesting displays at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Thessaloniki trip planner.

Fly from Corfu Town to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Corfu Town in October: high temperatures in Thessaloniki hover around 24°C and lows are around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Side Trip

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Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Aristotelous Square ©
Aristotelous Square

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Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada).

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kalambaka holiday planner.

Getting from Thessaloniki to Kalambaka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kalambaka when traveling from Thessaloniki in October, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

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Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, delve into the distant past at Delphi, then get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through the air with Paragliding Fun, relax in the rural setting at MoKa Honey, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi, then pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Nikolaos Church, and finally don't miss a visit to O Tafos tou Lokrou.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Delphi sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Delphi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kalambaka in October; daily highs in Delphi reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 9 — 11:
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MoKa Honey ©
MoKa Honey
Delphi
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi

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Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi and then contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Bourtzi, then take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, then take an in-depth tour of Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, and finally delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Nafplio online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Delphi to Nafplio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 9°C in Nafplio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

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: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 18°C in Athens. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): make a trip to Rarity Gallery, wander the streets of Little Venice, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, and enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Fira trip app.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In October, daytime highs in Fira are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): indulge in some culinary diversions at Koronekes, delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, then stop by Inspira, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, and then get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Heraklion trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 22 — 24:
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Koronekes ©
Koronekes
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

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