9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Kuwait City

1
night
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, thenexamine the collection at Casa Parlante, thendelve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, and finally explore the historical opulence of Mon Repos Palace.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Corfu Town using our trip planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Corfu Town is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Corfu Town, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Mon Repos Palace ©
Mon Repos Palace

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): kick back and relax at Panormos Beach and then take a stroll through Little Venice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): kick back and relax at Elia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Corfu Town in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

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night
Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
On the 12th (Mon), learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, explore by horseback at Experience Horse Riding, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Akrotiri trip itinerary tool.

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri in 2.5 hours. August in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Boutari Winery
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding

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nights
Heraklion, Crete

Heraklion ©
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 13th (Tue): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Reptisland, thensee the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, and finally learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Heraklion trip planner.

Getting from Akrotiri to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Heraklion are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos, Reptisland, Kazantzakis Museum
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos

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nights
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): take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, thentake a stroll through Plaka, and then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, thensteep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, and then delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Athens attractions website.

You can fly from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. While traveling from Heraklion, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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