8 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

8 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Subway:  15 h
1
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Fira
— 4 nights
Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary maker site.

Singapore, Singapore to Athens is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Athens. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Athens hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

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

4
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of Prehistoric Thira and Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop. Popular historic sites such as Akrotiri and Ancient Thera are in your itinerary. Step out of Fira with an excursion to Perivolos in Perivolos--about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Experience Horse Riding, browse the exhibits of Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini, view the masterpieces at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, and do a tasting at Santo Winery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Fira online day trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. December in Fira sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Pyrgos, Skaros Rock
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery

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