16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Kingston
Fly + Subway:  13 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 1 night
Subway + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Naxos Town
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
4
Fira
— 3 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  3 h
5
Agios Nikolaos
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Chania Town
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h
End: Kingston

1
night
Athens

Athens
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Athens online holiday planner.

Kingston, Canada to Athens is an approximately 13.5- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Kingston to Athens. In May, Athens is a bit warmer than Kingston - with highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C. On the 31st (Sun), you'll travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Tours Outdoors Nightlife

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Archaeological Site of Delos, The House of Fine Art - HOFA Gallery Mykonos and Paraportiani Church. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, then don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, and then make a trip to Matoyianni Street. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Delos and then take in the exciting artwork at The House of Fine Art - HOFA Gallery Mykonos.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mykonos Town travel route builder app.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Naxos Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Archaeological Site of Delos, The House of Fine Art - HOFA Gallery Mykonos
Highlights from your plan
Paraportiani Church ©
Paraportiani Church
Matoyianni Street ©
Matoyianni Street
Rarity Gallery ©
Rarity Gallery

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tower of Zevgolis as well as Panagia Aperathitissa. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Kastro, steep yourself in history at Old Town, kick back and relax at Amitis Beach, and examine the collection at Eggares Olive Press Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Naxos Town trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Mykonos Town to Naxos Town takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Naxos Town can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Fira.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Apeiranthos, Eggares Olive Press Museum, Agios Prokopios Beach, Amitis Beach, Fish & Olive
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Kastro ©
Kastro
Fish & Olive ©
Fish & Olive

3
nights
Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castelli of Emporio, Eruption Store Santorini, Olympus Senses, and other attractions you added. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, do a tasting at Artemis Karamolegos Winery, and contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Fira trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Naxos Town to Fira in 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Fira

Tours Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Oia, Castelli of Emporio, Akrotiri
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani ©
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani

2
nights
Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos ©
A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, then take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and then learn about winemaking at Winery Stilianou.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Agios Nikolaos planner.

Getting from Fira to Agios Nikolaos by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Fira in June, Agios Nikolaos is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Chania Town.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Heraklion, Fortress Spinalonga, Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Winery Stilianou
Highlights from your plan
Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

4
nights
Chania Town

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chania Town: Rethymnon (Greek Unique, Rethymnon Old Town, &more) and Lake Kournas (in Kournas). Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of Crete, view the masterpieces at Omen Art Gallery-Art Shop, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Chania.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Chania Town online road trip planner.

Drive from Agios Nikolaos to Chania Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Chania Town are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chania Town

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trips

Rethymnon, Lake Kournas
Highlights from your plan
Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum
Rethymnon Old Town ©
Rethymnon Old Town
Old Venetian Harbor ©
Old Venetian Harbor

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