7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

7 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Fira
— 3 nights

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. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take in the exciting artwork at Melissinos Art -The Poet Sandal Maker, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and tour or see a show at Onassis Stegi.

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Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors · Tours · 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 Perissa Black Sand Beach. Head to Atlantis Books E.E. and MATI Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, view the masterpieces at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini, explore the galleries of Art Space, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Caldera Beach.

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You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Fira are slightly colder (36°C), and nights are about the same (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

Side Trips

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

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