7 days in Athens & Mykonos Town Itinerary

7 days in Athens & Mykonos Town Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Athens
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Subway + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 30 min
End: Athens

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Corinth Canal (in Corinth) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, and stop by Monastiraki.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Athens road trip planning tool.

If you are flying in from Costa Rica, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Corinth Canal, Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): look for gifts at Mytho, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then take a stroll through Little Venice, then make a trip to Rarity Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Elia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, and finally examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mykonos Town driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. May in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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