8 days in Santorini & Athens Itinerary

8 days in Santorini & Athens Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greece trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Santorini & Athens Itinerary

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

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Santo Winery and Eduart Gjopalaj. Discover out-of-the-way places like Aquamarine Jewelry and S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery. Step out of Fira with an excursion to Mnemossyne Gallery in Oia--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, browse the eclectic array of goods at The Secret Room, view the masterpieces at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Prehistoric Thera.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Fira trip app .

Singapore, Singapore to Fira is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Fira is minus 6 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Fira at 18°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Kamari, Oia, Pyrgos, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, Akrotiri
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Ancient Thera ©
Ancient Thera
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 9th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and then take a stroll through Plaka. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Ermou Street and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens tour planner .

You can fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Fira in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Athens, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

Similar Plans

10 days in Athens, Santorini & Crete BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Greek Isles & Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Athens, Santorini & Crete BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Athens, Mykonos & Santorini BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Athens & Santorini BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Athens & Santorini BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Athens BY A USER FROM TUNISIA December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Athens BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Athens, Heraklion & Fira BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Greece BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Hydra, Mykonos & Athens BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Athens & Santorini BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans