13 days in Greece Itinerary

13 days in Greece Itinerary

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Chania
— 3 nights
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Heraklion
— 2 nights
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Folegandros
— 2 nights
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Naxos Town
— 3 nights
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Athens
— 2 nights

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3
nights
Chania

Chania ©
Chania is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania regional unit. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): look for gifts at Callista, get engrossed in the history at Historical & Folklore Museum of Gavalochori, then explore the ancient world of Venetian Wells, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kalyves Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Etz Hayyim Synagogue.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Chania sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Chania is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Chania is 2 hours. Traveling from London in September, things will get a bit warmer in Chania: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Heraklion.

Things to do in Chania

Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Kalyves, Gavalochori
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Kalyves Beach ©
Kalyves Beach
Venetian Wells ©
Venetian Wells
Historical & Folklore Museum of Gavalochori ©

2
nights
Heraklion

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
On the 21st (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete and then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Church and the Museum of St. Aikaterini, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, learn about winemaking at Winery Stilianou, then do a tasting at Domaine Paterianakis, and finally learn about winemaking at Lyrarakis Winery.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Heraklion road trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chania to Heraklion. September in Heraklion sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 23rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Folegandros.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Wineries · Spas

Side Trip

Winery Stilianou
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The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete
Church of Saint Titus ©
Church of Saint Titus
Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou

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nights
Folegandros

Folegandros ©
On the 24th (Thu), stop by Chora Jewels, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Panagia (Virgin Mary), then enjoy the sand and surf at Galifos Nudist Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Agkali beach.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Folegandros tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Heraklion to Folegandros. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Naxos Town.

Things to do in Folegandros

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Agkali beach ©
Agkali beach
Church of Panagia (Virgin Mary) ©
Church of Panagia (Virgin Mary)
Chora Jewels ©
Chora Jewels

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nights
Naxos Town

Naxos Town ©
Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
Explore hidden gems such as Naos tou Apollona - Portara and Fish & Olive. Old Town and Distillery M. G. Vallindras Eirini Frangoudaki are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's more to do: examine the collection at Eggares Olive Press Museum.

Before you visit Naxos Town, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Folegandros to Naxos Town by journey takes about 4 hours. In September in Naxos Town, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. You'll set off for Athens on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Naxos Town

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Chalkio, Eggares Olive Press Museum
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Naos tou Apollona - Portara ©
Naos tou Apollona - Portara
Distillery M. G. Vallindras Eirini Frangoudaki ©

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nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis of Athens and Philopappos Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Temple of Hephaestus and Anafiotika. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and make a trip to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Naxos Town to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Athens are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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