7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Alexandria
Fly + Subway:  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.
Shop till you drop at Ermou Street and Pandora Art Gallery. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, take a stroll around Athinais, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the world behind art at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou'.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Athens online holiday planner.

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 4- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Shopping Museums Wildlife
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Ermou Street ©
Ermou Street

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): stop by Gioras Wood Medieval Mykonian Bakery, then take a stroll through Little Venice, then enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Panormos Beach. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platis Gialos Beach, then view the masterpieces at Dio Horia, and finally view the masterpieces at The Big White Gallery.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town holiday planning app.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. When traveling from Athens in August, plan for little chillier days in Mykonos Town, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Elia Beach, Panormos Beach, Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise 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), ride a horse along Experience Horse Riding, stop by Atlantis Books E.E., and then take in the exciting artwork at Mnemossyne Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamari Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Art Space, then enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and finally stroll through Red Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Fira road trip website.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly. In August, daytime highs in Fira are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Kamari Beach, Art Space
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

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