12 days in Greece Itinerary

12 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lindos, Rhodes
— 2 nights
2
Naxos Town, Naxos
— 1 night
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
4
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
5
Hersonissos, Crete
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): kick back and relax at Lindos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Pavlos Beach, and then head outdoors with Pefkos Beach. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Monastery Tsambika, thenkick back and relax at Tsambika Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach.

Plan my trip to Lindos with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Houston, USA to Lindos is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 8 hours. While traveling from Houston, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Lindos, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Naxos Town.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Tsambika Beach, Pefkos Beach, Agathi Beach, Monastery Tsambika
Highlights from your plan
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach
Monastery Tsambika ©
Monastery Tsambika

1
night
Naxos Town, Naxos

Naxos Town ©
Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Prokopios Beach, thenkick back and relax at Plaka Beach, thenwander the streets of Old Town, and finally explore the ancient world of Naos tou Apollona - Portara.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Naxos Town online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Lindos to Naxos Town takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Agios Prokopios Beach, Plaka Beach
Highlights from your plan
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town
Naos tou Apollona - Portara ©
Naos tou Apollona - Portara

2
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): kick back and relax at Paralia Kalafati, thenkick back and relax at Kalo Livadi Beach, and then stop by Little Venice. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Sostis Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Naxos Town to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Panormos Beach, Paralia Kalafati, Kalo Livadi Beach, Paradise Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Paralia Kalafati ©
Paralia Kalafati
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach
Kalo Livadi Beach ©
Kalo Livadi Beach

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Explore hidden gems such as Skaros Rock and Spas. Relax by the water at Red Beach and Perivolos. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, kick back and relax at Caldera Beach, do a tasting at Santo Winery, and view the masterpieces at Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Fira trip itinerary maker site.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Another option is to fly. June in Fira sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kamari, Akrotiri, Santo Winery, Perivolos, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Highlights from your plan
Skaros Rock ©
Skaros Rock
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
nights
Hersonissos, Crete

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Stalis Beach, thenexamine the collection at Lychnostatis Open Air Museum, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, and finally meet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hersonissos journey planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Fira to Hersonissos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Fira in June since evenings lows in Hersonissos dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Stalis Beach, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Highlights from your plan
Stalis Beach ©
Stalis Beach
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum ©
Lychnostatis Open Air Museum

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