7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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Start: Alexandria
Fly:  3 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Fira
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Alexandria

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
For shopping fun, head to Ermou Street or Athinais. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take in the exciting artwork at Melissinos Art -The Poet Sandal Maker, take a stroll through Plaka, and explore the galleries of Ioannidou Art Gallery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Athens visit planner.

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Ermou Street ©
Ermou Street

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Relax by the water at Red Beach and Kamari Beach. Head to Atlantis Books E.E. and MATI Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with a short trip to Mnemossyne Gallery in Oia (about 30 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, browse the exhibits of Art Space, view the masterpieces at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Experience Horse Riding.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Fira trip app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. When traveling from Athens in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Fira: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Kamari Beach, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Art Space
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

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