12 days in Copenhagen & Greece Itinerary

12 days in Copenhagen & Greece Itinerary

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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
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Athens, Greece
— Few hours
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Naxos Town, Greece
— 5 nights
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Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— Few hours

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): stroll through Amager Strandpark, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Saviour's Church, and then get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip itinerary planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Copenhagen is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Reykjavik to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Reykjavik in May, expect Copenhagen to be a bit warmer, temps between 19°C and 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Nyhavn
4.5
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Religious Site
Our Saviour's Church
4.6

few
hours
Athens, Greece

Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Athens road trip website.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Athens in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in May, with highs in Athens at 29°C and lows at 20°C. You'll set off for Naxos Town on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Athens

5
nights
Naxos Town, Greece

Naxos Town ©
Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
Shop till you drop at Fish & Olive and Naxia Gi. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Platis Gialos Beach and Elia Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Naxos Town: Armenistis Lighthouse (in Faros Armenistis), Mykonos Town (The Windmills (Kato Milli), Little Venice, &more) and Paradise Beach (in Paradise Beach). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Kastro, see the interesting displays at Theatrical Museum Iakovos Kampanellis, and contemplate the long history of Old Town.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Naxos Town trip itinerary builder app.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Naxos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Naxos Town are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Little Venice
4.2
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Beach
Elia Beach
4.2

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll get in some beach time at Kamari Beach and Red Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Akrotiri and S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Perissa Black Sand Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Oria Gallery, explore the galleries of Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini, and explore the world behind art at MATI Art Gallery.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Fira trip builder site.

Traveling by ferry from Naxos Town to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Akrotiri
4.1
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Beach
Red Beach
3.0
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Beach
Kamari Beach
3.7

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, take in the exciting artwork at Eleni Marneri Galerie, and then take a stroll through Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Technohoros Art Gallery, then explore the world behind art at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou', then look for gifts at Ermou Spirits Cava Pittaras Trade Beverages, and finally take a stroll through Ermou Street.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens tour planner.

You can fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Athens

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Must see
Plaka
4.4

few
hours
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

On the 1st (Mon), take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark and then admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen online visit planner.

You can fly from Athens to Copenhagen in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Athens in June, plan for little chillier days in Copenhagen, with highs around 22°C, while nights are colder with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
National Museum of Denmark
4.4

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