10 days in Fira, Mykonos Town & Athens Itinerary

10 days in Fira, Mykonos Town & Athens Itinerary

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Fira
— 2 nights
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Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 5 nights

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Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 1st (Thu), kick back and relax at Red Beach, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour. On your second day here, trek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Fira tour itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Fira. In October in Fira, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

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Helicopter Tours
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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Mykonos Town

Mykonos Town ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): stop by Mytho, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then wander the streets of Little Venice, then don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street, and finally don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, and finally examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. October in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Change things up with these side-trips from Athens: Nafplio (Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Nauplion Promenade, &more), Seahorse Dive Center (in Vari) and The Great Theatre of Epidaurus (in Epidavros). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, take a stroll through Monastiraki, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Athens vacation maker.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Athens by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi. October in Athens sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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