7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 2 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
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Fira, Santorini
— 1 night
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at National Garden, then wander the streets of Plaka, then delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and finally explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Athens trip planner.

Kochi (Cochin), India to Athens is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Athens, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

1
night
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.
On the 25th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, and then explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Heraklion online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Heraklion are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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History Museum
Historical Museum of Crete
4.6

1
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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Fira holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Must see
Helicopter Tours
4.9
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Ruin
Akrotiri
4.1
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Beach
Red Beach
3.0

2
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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.
On the 27th (Mon), wander the streets of Little Venice, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Paradise Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town route planner.

Getting from Fira to Mykonos Town by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 26 — 28:
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Neighborhood
Little Venice
4.2

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