7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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Athens
— 3 nights
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Fira
— 3 nights

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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.
For shopping fun, head to Ermou Street or Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou'. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, tour or see a show at Athinais, delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip planner.

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 18:
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Must see
Plaka
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Neighborhood
Ermou Street
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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 Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorinifor plenty of shopping. Change things up with a short trip to Experience Horse Riding in Akrotiri (about 30 minutes away). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Perissa Black Sand Beach, explore the galleries of Mnemossyne Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Art Space, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Caldera Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Fira sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. While traveling from Athens, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Fira, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 18 — 21:
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Beach
Red Beach
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Kamari Beach
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