9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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9 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 45​min
3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Monastiraki, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Athens online driving holiday planner .

New Delhi, India to Athens is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New Delhi to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in December: highs in Athens hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

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.
On the 8th (Sun), look for gifts at Triciclo Art Shop Mykonos, take a stroll through Little Venice, then make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, and finally make a trip to Kapopoulos Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mykonos Brewing Company, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mykonos Town online route planner .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mykonos Brewing Company
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, and finally explore the activities along Amoudi Bay. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anastasis Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fira tour itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2 hours. Another option is to fly. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in December, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Imerovigli
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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