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
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Erechtheion and then contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, then wander the streets of Monastiraki, then wander the streets of Plaka, and finally get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens tour itinerary website .

Alexandria, Egypt to Athens is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

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), get into the urban bustle at Kallithea Springs, kick back and relax at Tsambika Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Pavlos Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach, then kick back and relax at Lindos Beach, and then kick back and relax at Stegna Beach.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rhodes Town road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Rhodes Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Athens in August: highs in Rhodes Town hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lindos, Agathi Beach, Tsambika Beach, Stegna Beach, Kallithea Springs
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Kallithea Springs ©
Kallithea Springs
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): kick back and relax at Agios Sostis Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kalo Livadi Beach.

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You can fly from Rhodes Town to Mykonos Town in 5.5 hours. Other options are to 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 Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Agios Sostis Beach, Panormos Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach
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Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach
Kalo Livadi Beach ©
Kalo Livadi Beach
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): kick back and relax at Red Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, then do a tasting at Santo Winery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Perivolos. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vlychada Beach, then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and then trek along Hiking Trail Fira - Oia.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August in Fira, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Vlychada Beach, Amoudi Bay, Perivolos, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Santo Winery
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Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach

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