8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fly
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Athens
— 3 nights
Fly
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Ferry
3
Fira, Santorini
— 1 night
Ferry
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
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Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary app.

Bhopal, India to Athens is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bhopal to Athens, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Bhopal in May, plan for cooler days in Athens, with highs around 29°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Acropolis Museum ©
Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
Plaka ©
Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

1
night
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Chora Mykonos

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 10th (Mon), relax and rejuvenate at Beautyworld, take a stroll through Little Venice, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally make a trip to Rarity Gallery.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mykonos Town travel route planner.

Fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Spas

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 9 — 10:
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Little Venice ©
Neighborhood
Little Venice
4.2
Rarity Gallery ©
Landmark
Rarity Gallery
4.6

1
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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 11th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, then pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, then hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and finally see the top attractions with Santorini Tours.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Fira online trip maker.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. May in Fira sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 10 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
Akrotiri ©
Ruin
Akrotiri
4.1
Red Beach ©
Beach
Red Beach
3.0

2
nights
Heraklion, Crete

Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, and then contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Heraklion trip builder site.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 11 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Historical Museum of Crete ©
History Museum
Historical Museum of Crete
4.6

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