12 days in Zakynthos & Athens Itinerary

12 days in Zakynthos & Athens Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Agios Nikolaos
— 3 nights
2
Vasilikos
— 3 nights
3
Athens
— 5 nights

3
nights
Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos ©
Agios Nikolaos is a small settlement on the island of Zakynthos, Greece. Agios Nikolaos is known for beaches and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), stroll around Askos Stone Park, stroll through Mikro Nisi Beach, and explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Caves.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Agios Nikolaos day trip planner.

Porto, Portugal to Agios Nikolaos is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto to Agios Nikolaos is 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Porto in August: high temperatures in Agios Nikolaos hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Zakynthos, Askos Stone Park, Blue Caves, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), Mikro Nisi Beach
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Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Porto Roxa Beach ©
Porto Roxa Beach
Art & Wine Winery ©
Art & Wine Winery

3
nights
Vasilikos

Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
Change things up with these side-trips from Vasilikos: Speed Boats Tours (in Tsilivi), Grampsas Winery (in Lagopodo) and Aristeon Ecological Olive Press (in Lithakia). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Gerakas Beach, try for a hole-in-one at Kalamaki Crazy Golf& Restaurant, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Nikolaos Molou, and take some stellar pictures from Bochali View Point.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vasilikos online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Agios Nikolaos to Vasilikos takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Vasilikos are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Saint Nikolaos Molou, Bochali View Point, Agios Dionisios Church, Speed Boats Tours, Kalamaki Crazy Golf& Restaurant
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Keri Caves ©
Keri Caves
Bochali View Point ©
Bochali View Point

5
nights
Athens

Athens ©
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 National Archaeological Museum, stop by Monastiraki, and take a stroll through Plaka.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Athens holiday maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Vasilikos to Athens takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Vasilikos in August, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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