12 days in Athens, Mykonos & Santorini Itinerary

12 days in Athens, Mykonos & Santorini Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
3
Pyrgos
— 5 nights

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 22nd (Thu), delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Athens is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Athens due to the time zone difference. In June, Athens is a bit warmer than Frankfurt - with highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Panormos Beach and Platis Gialos Beach. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Little Venice, stroll through Elia Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Super Paradise Beach, and stop by T-bar Mykonos.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mykonos Town route planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. When traveling from Athens in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Mykonos Town, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Pyrgos.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Ornos Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Elia Beach, Panormos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

5
nights
Pyrgos

Pyrgos ©
Pyrgos provides one of the finest examples of Cycladic architecture in Greece, exemplified by the town's labyrinthine streets and whitewashed stone buildings.
You'll get in some beach time at Caldera Beach and Eros Beach. For shopping fun, head to Faros Market or Galatea Pottery. The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, kick back and relax at Vlychada Beach, browse the exhibits of Leoni Schmiedel, and get engrossed in the history at La Ponta.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pyrgos day trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Pyrgos in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Pyrgos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Vlychada, Megalochori, Eros Beach, Leoni Schmiedel
Highlights from your plan
Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach
Akrotiri LightHouse ©
Akrotiri LightHouse
Boutari Winery ©
Boutari Winery

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