15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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15 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  15 h
1
Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
5
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Vasilikos, Zakynthos

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Porto Limnionas and Saint Nicholas Church. Bring the kids along to Gerakas Beach and Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach). Change things up with these side-trips from Vasilikos: Xigia Beach (in Koroni) and Grampsas Winery (in Lagopodo).

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Washington DC, USA to Vasilikos is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Washington DC to Vasilikos due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Washington DC in June since evenings lows in Vasilikos dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto Limnionas, Saint Nicholas Church, Grampsas Winery, Xigia Beach, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
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Porto Limnionas ©
Porto Limnionas
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Grampsas Winery ©
Grampsas Winery

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Step off the beaten path and head to Archaeological Site Mycenae and Erechtheion. Your inner history buff will appreciate Acropolis of Athens and Church of Kapnikarea. Step out of Athens to go to Mycenae and see Lion Gate, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Plaka, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Athens vacation planning website .

Getting from Vasilikos to Athens by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Vasilikos in June, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Mycenae
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Akrotiri and Ancient Thera. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Santo Winery and Museum of Prehistoric Thira. Go for a jaunt from Fira to Perivolos to see Perivolos about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, and hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

For where to stay, maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and other tourist information, read Fira road trip tool .

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In June in Fira, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Imerovigli, Akrotiri, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Ancient Thera
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Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery

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 enjoy Agios Sostis Beach and Kalo Livadi Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Town and Archaeological Site of Delos. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Little Venice, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach, and make a trip to Rarity Gallery.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. June in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Panormos Beach, Agios Sostis Beach, Archaeological Site of Delos, Old Town, Kalo Livadi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kalo Livadi Beach ©
Kalo Livadi Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach

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.
On the 2nd (Thu), delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, examine the collection at Casa Parlante, and then visit Corfu Old Town. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Paleokastritsa and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Grotta Beach.

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You can fly from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Mykonos Town in July, you will find days in Corfu Town are somewhat warmer (91°F), and nights are about the same (70°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Beaches

Side Trips

Monastery of Paleokastritsa, La Grotta Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Monastery of Paleokastritsa ©
Monastery of Paleokastritsa
Corfu Old Town ©
Corfu Old Town

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