7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly
1
Athens
— 2 nights
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2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Ferry
3
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Ferry
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
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Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary maker.

Dublin, Ireland to Athens is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Dublin to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in September, expect Athens to be much hotter, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

1
night
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take a stroll through 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 other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Athens in September, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Little Venice ©
Neighborhood
Little Venice
4.2

2
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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, and then get a new perspective on things with Santorini Sailing. Here are some ideas for day two: do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Fira vacation tool.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September in Fira, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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©
Must see
Helicopter Tours
4.9
Akrotiri ©
Ruin
Akrotiri
4.1
Amoudi Bay ©
Water Body
Amoudi Bay
4.5

1
night
Heraklion, Crete

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum and then explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip planner.

Getting from Fira to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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