7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Alexandria
Fly + Drive:  10 h 30 min
1
Naxos
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Alexandria

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take a stroll through Old Town.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Naxos trip itinerary planning site.

Alexandria, Egypt to Naxos is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and car. In August, daytime highs in Naxos are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Naxos

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Old Town ©
Old Town
Naxia Gi ©
Naxia Gi
Fish & Olive ©
Fish & Olive

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 16th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Dio Horia and then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli). Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, then stop by Little Venice, and finally stop by Gioras Wood Medieval Mykonian Bakery.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town route tool.

Traveling by car from Naxos to Mykonos Town takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to 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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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Kamari Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Do your shopping at Atlantis Books E.E. and Mnemossyne Gallery. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Red Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, explore the galleries of S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery, and explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Fira road trip site.

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. 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, Oia, Pyrgos, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Kamari Beach
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Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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