13 days in Greece Itinerary

13 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 3 nights
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
5
Athens
— 3 nights

2
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Attractions like Aqualand Corfu Water Park and Paleokastritsa Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Corfu Town to Paleokastritsa to see La Grotta Beach about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu, look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue, examine the collection at Casa Parlante, and admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art.

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Istanbul, Turkey to Corfu Town is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Istanbul in July, expect nights in Corfu Town to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Donkey Rescue ©
Corfu Donkey Rescue
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Panormos Beach and Paradise Beach. There's still lots to do: stop by Little Venice, don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, and stroll through Super Paradise Beach.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, use the Mykonos Town day trip planning site.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Corfu Town in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Mykonos Brewing Company, Elia Beach, Paraga Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

3
nights
Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Family-friendly places like Akrotiri and Kamari Beach will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Perissa Black Sand Beach, ride a horse along Experience Horse Riding, step into the grandiose world of Venetian Castle of Santorini, and kick back and relax at Caldera Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri driving holiday website.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Perissa, Vlychada Beach, Kamari Beach, Mesa Pigadia Beach
Highlights from your plan
Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

1
night
Heraklion, Crete

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 28th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Heraklion trip builder app.

Ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Heraklion are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Highlights from your plan
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Family-friendly places like Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, examine the collection at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, and don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Athens route planner.

Traveling by flight from Heraklion to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Heraklion in July, you will find days in Athens are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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