7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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7 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Alexandria
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Athens
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 15​min
3
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Alexandria

2
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 Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou'. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, get interesting insight from Tours, and take in the exciting artwork at Pandora Art Gallery.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Athens tour planner.

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

2
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©
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 18th (Sun), kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, take a stroll through Little Venice, then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally view the masterpieces at Dio Horia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): kick back and relax at Elia Beach, then don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and finally look for gifts at Gioras Wood Medieval Mykonian Bakery.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town sightseeing planning website .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Athens in August: highs in Mykonos Town hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Elia Beach
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

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nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 20th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, take in the exciting artwork at MATI Art Gallery, then view the masterpieces at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop, ride a horse along Santo Horse Riding, then pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, then look for gifts at Atlantis Books, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Mnemossyne Gallery.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Fira trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding

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