11 days in Zakynthos, Athens & Santorini Itinerary

11 days in Zakynthos, Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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Kalamaki
— 3 nights
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Athens
— 4 nights
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Fira
— 3 nights

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Kalamaki

Home to a world-famous beach serving as a protected nesting ground for endangered loggerhead sea turtles, Kalamaki sits on the southeastern coastline of Zakynthos.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kalamaki: Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria) and Blue Caves (in Korithi). There's still lots to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour, learn about winemaking at Grampsas Winery, stroll through Banana Beach, and delve into the distant past at Argassi Bridge.

To see photos and tourist information, refer to the Kalamaki road trip planning site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Kalamaki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in September, with highs in Kalamaki at 33°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Kalamaki

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Speed Boats Tours
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Winery / Vineyard
Grampsas Winery
4.6

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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.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, and admire the natural beauty at National Garden.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Athens attractions planner.

Getting from Kalamaki to Athens by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
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Neighborhood
Plaka
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Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Change things up with these side-trips from Fira: Akrotiri (La Ponta & Experience Horse Riding). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, stroll through Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and contemplate the long history of Ancient Thera.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Fira trip simple and quick.

Fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Ruin
Akrotiri
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Beach
Red Beach
3.0

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