14 days in Greece Itinerary

14 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Elafonissi
— 1 night
3
Heraklion
— 2 nights
4
Elounda
— 1 night
5
Akrotiri
— 3 nights
6
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Bring the kids along to Acropolis of Athens and Plaka. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, pause for some serene contemplation at Sotira Lykodimou Church (Russian Church), and pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip planner.

London, UK to Athens is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, expect Athens to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Elafonissi.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Elafonissi

Elafonissi ©
Located just off Crete's southwestern corner, Elafonissi offers an alternative vacation idea for those looking to avoid the larger, more crowded Greek islands.
On the 17th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Aspri Limni Beach, thentrek along Elafonisi Viewpoint, and then stroll through Elafonissi Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Elafonissi visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Elafonissi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Heraklion.

Things to do in Elafonissi

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach
Aspri Limni Beach ©
Aspri Limni Beach

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 18th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, look for gifts at Nerium Oleander, thensteep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Reptisland, ponder the design of Bembo Fountain, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, thentake an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and finally get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Heraklion trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Elafonissi to Heraklion takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Elounda.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Reptisland, The Palace of Knossos
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Reptisland ©
Reptisland
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

1
night
Elounda

Elounda ©
Long a sleepy fishing settlement on Crete's northern coastline, Elounda today serves as a major travel destination, drawing vacationers with a blend of unspoiled natural scenery and luxury resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Fortress Spinalonga, enjoy the sand and surf at Spinalonga Beach, stop by Traditional Grocery Mesostrati, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagias Keras Church.

Plan trip to Elounda with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Heraklion to Elounda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Elounda

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Agios Nikolaos
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Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
Lake Voulismeni ©
Lake Voulismeni
Panagias Keras Church ©
Panagias Keras Church

3
nights
Akrotiri

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. There's lots more to do: stroll through Perissa Black Sand Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Vlychada Beach, and take a pleasant ride with Experience Horse Riding.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri route app.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Elounda to Akrotiri in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Akrotiri are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Mykonos Town

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.
Family-friendly places like Panormos Beach and Elia Beach will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Little Venice, stop by The Corner Jewellery Market, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mykonos Town holiday builder app.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. July in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Elia Beach, Paradise Beach, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Kalo Livadi Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach

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