7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Alexandria
Fly + Subway:  3 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 1 night
+2
Subway + Fly + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
2
Naxos
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Alexandria

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, then explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, and then take a stroll through Plaka.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Athens trip maker tool.

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 4- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
On the 16th (Fri), stop by Old Town.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Naxos visit planning website.

Getting from Athens to Naxos by combination of subway, flight, and taxi takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. While traveling from Athens, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Naxos, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fira.

Things to do in Naxos

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Alyko Beach ©
Alyko Beach
Fish & Olive ©
Fish & Olive

4
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Take a break from the city and head to Vlychada Beach and Eros Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Helicopter Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. Take a break from Fira with a short trip to White Beach in Akrotiri, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Paradisos Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord, and learn about winemaking at Venetsanos Winery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Fira trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Naxos to Fira in 5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Vlychada, Scuba & Snorkeling, Paradisos Beach, Mnemossyne Gallery
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Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Helicopter Tours

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