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
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Rhodes Town, Rhodes
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
4
Fira, Santorini
— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, and then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

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Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 4- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

2
nights
Rhodes Town, Rhodes

Rhodes Town ©
A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
On the 17th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lindos Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Pavlos Beach, and then make a trip to Monastery Tsambika. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Agathi Beach and then kick back and relax at Tsambika Beach.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rhodes Town trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Athens to Rhodes Town by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Athens in August: highs in Rhodes Town hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lindos, Agathi Beach, Monastery Tsambika, Tsambika Beach
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Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach

1
night
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 19th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, kick back and relax at Kalo Livadi Beach, and then kick back and relax at Agios Sostis Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mykonos Town travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Rhodes Town to Mykonos Town takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or ride a ferry. August in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kalo Livadi Beach, Paradise Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
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Kalo Livadi Beach ©
Kalo Livadi Beach
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 20th (Tue), learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay. On the next day, trek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, then don't miss a visit to Megalochori - Traditional Village, and then kick back and relax at Perivolos.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fira trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August in Fira, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santorini, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, Amoudi Bay, Santo Winery, Red Beach
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Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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