10 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

10 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
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Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
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Chania Town, Crete
— 3 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 2 nights

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at Beautyworld Spa, don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street, look for gifts at White, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Riyadh to Mykonos Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Riyadh in February, expect Mykonos Town to be a bit cooler, temps between 16°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods · Spas · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Fira, Santorini

— 2 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 9th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Ancient Thera, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, and then get impressive views of Santorini Volcano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Eponymo, awaken your taste buds at Kallisti Tours, and then stroll through Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Fira online day trip planner.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. In February, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Heraklion, Crete

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at CRETAquarium, and then see the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, stop by Nerium Oleander, take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, then learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Heraklion online day trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Fira to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can take a shuttle to Chania Town.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

Chania Town, Crete

— 3 nights
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): learn about all things military at Maritime Museum of Crete, then visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse of Chania, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Venetian Harbor, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Chania. On the next day, explore the activities along Lake Kournas, steep yourself in history at The Venetian Fortezza, then visit Rethymnon Old Town, and finally take an in-depth tour of Historical and Folklore Museum of Rethymno.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Chania Town travel planner.

You can take a shuttle from Heraklion to Chania Town in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Chania Town, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Chania Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips