12 days in Athens, Firostefani & Naxos Itinerary

12 days in Athens, Firostefani & Naxos Itinerary

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12 days in Athens, Firostefani & Naxos Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  10​h
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
2
Firostefani
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Naxos
— 4 nights
Fly + subway:  2​h 30​min
4
Athens
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Panathenaic Stadium as well as Acropolis of Athens. National Archaeological Museum and Acropolis Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Plaka and Ermou Street. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea and look for gifts at Ermou Spirits Cava Pittaras Trade Beverages.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Athens holiday builder site .

Toronto, Canada to Athens is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Athens is 7 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in July, with highs in Athens at 38°C and lows at 28°C. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Firostefani.

Things to do in Athens

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

2
nights
Firostefani

Firostefani ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Vourvoulos Beach, then shop like a local with Leoni Schmiedel, then view the masterpieces at Art of the Loom Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Aegean Designs.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Firostefani attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Athens to Firostefani. Traveling from Athens in July, you will find days in Firostefani are slightly colder (35°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). You'll set off for Naxos on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Firostefani

Museums Shopping Beaches

Side Trips

Santorini, Vourvoulos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Art of the Loom Gallery ©
Art of the Loom Gallery
Vourvoulos Beach ©
Vourvoulos Beach

4
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Do your shopping at Fish & Olive and Naxia Gi. Visit Ornos Beach and Paradise Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from Naxos: Parikia (Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral & Parikia Town). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Portara, browse the exhibits of Venetian Museum, see the interesting displays at Distillery M. G. Vallindras Eirini Frangoudaki, and contemplate the long history of Old Town.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Naxos day trip planning app .

You can drive from Firostefani to Naxos in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Naxos

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paros, Paradise Beach, Ornos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral ©
Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral
Old Town ©
Old Town
Portara ©
Portara

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Naxos to Athens in 2.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and flight. While traveling from Naxos, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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