11 days in Mykonos, Santorini & Athens Itinerary

11 days in Mykonos, Santorini & Athens Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
2
Fira
— 3 nights
3
Athens
— 4 nights

2
nights
Mykonos Town

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Aegean Maritime Museum and HOFA Gallery (House of Fine Art) Mykonos. Escape the urban bustle at Panormos Beach and Agios Sostis Beach. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Little Venice, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), look for gifts at Mytho, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town online vacation planner.

Chicago, USA to Mykonos Town is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Chicago to Mykonos Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Mykonos Town, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, HOFA Gallery (House of Fine Art) Mykonos, Panormos Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Head to MATI Art Gallery and S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. Akrotiri and Mnemossyne Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Fira's surroundings by going to Oia (Atlantis Books E.E. & Oria Gallery). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Red Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini, browse the exhibits of Art Space, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Perissa Black Sand Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Fira trip maker site.

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Shopping Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach, S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Acropolis of Athens and Erechtheion. Get a sense of the local culture at Acropolis Museum and Plaka. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Ktima Palivou (in Nemea) and Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae & Lion Gate). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Ermou Street, see the interesting displays at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou', and view the masterpieces at Taf The Art Foundation.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Mycenae, Ktima Palivou
Highlights from your plan
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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