11 days in Greece Itinerary

11 days in Greece Itinerary

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11 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + bus:  18​h 30​min
1
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 day
ferry:  2​h
2
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 15​min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 15​min
4
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
ferry + Drive:  4​h
5
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Heraklion trip builder site .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Heraklion is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Heraklion is minus 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June: high temperatures in Heraklion hover around 32°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Highlights from your plan
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get great views at Sunset in Oia, learn about winemaking at Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A., and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, then stop by Sand Lily Boutique, and finally explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Fira road trip tool .

Traveling by ferry from Heraklion to Fira takes 2 hours. June in Fira sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Oia, Akrotiri, Sand Lily Boutique, Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A.
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

1
night
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 22nd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, wander the streets of Little Venice, then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town itinerary planner.

Getting from Fira to Mykonos Town by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. In June, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos ©
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, then don't miss a visit to Spianada Square, and finally don't miss a visit to The Liston.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 24th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Old City of Trikala, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kalambaka journey builder .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Corfu Town to Kalambaka in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Corfu Town in June, plan for little chillier nights in Kalambaka, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Old City of Trikala
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©

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, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Athens day trip site .

Getting from Kalambaka to Athens by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kalambaka in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Athens, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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