16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 3 nights
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Delphi
— 1 day
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Athens
— 4 nights
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Fira
— 2 nights
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Kamari
— 2 nights
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Sounio
— 1 day
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Athens
— 3 nights

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Areopagus, Monastiraki, Erechtheion, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Parthenon, then pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, then explore the striking landscape at Areopagus, and finally delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): take a stroll through Monastiraki, steep yourself in history at Herod Atticus Odeon, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Athens online trip builder.

Los Angeles, USA to Athens is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Athens is 10 hours. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Erechtheion ©
Erechtheion
Parthenon ©
Parthenon

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Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 11th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Parnassus.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Delphi online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Athens to Delphi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Athens in September since evenings lows in Delphi dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Delphi

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Parnassus ©
Parnassus

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

Explore hidden gems such as Philopappos Hill and Schinias Beach. Visit Kessarianí Monastery (Moni Kessarianis) and Tower of the Winds for their historical value. Explore Athens further: admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, get engrossed in the history at Numismatic Museum, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Athens online travel route builder.

Getting from Delphi to Athens by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Tower of the Winds ©
Tower of the Winds
Benaki Museum ©
Benaki Museum
Schinias Beach ©
Schinias Beach

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Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You've now added Caldera Yachting Santorini to your itinerary. On the 15th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos and then choose your vessel at Caldera Yachting Santorini. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, then hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, then make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Fira itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September in Fira, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kamari.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Transportation

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist

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Kamari

Kamari ©
Kamari is a coastal village on the southeastern part of the Aegean island of Santorini, Greece, in the Cyclades archipelago with a population of approx. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): do a tasting at Gaia Winery, then learn about winemaking at Venetsanos Winery, and then examine the collection at Tomato Industrial Museum, D.Nomikos. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Gavalas Winery, do a tasting at Boutari Winery, and then kick back and relax at Kamari Beach.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kamari vacation tool.

Kamari is just a stone's throw from Fira. In September, daily temperatures in Kamari can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sounio.

Things to do in Kamari

Wineries · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Venetsanos Winery ©
Venetsanos Winery
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Gavalas Winery ©
Gavalas Winery

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Sounio

Sounio ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Temple of Poseidon.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sounio online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Kamari to Sounio with the Route module. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Kamari in September since evenings lows in Sounio dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Sounio

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Poseidon ©
Temple of Poseidon

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): indulge in some culinary diversions at Athens Walking Tours, get engrossed in the history at Byzantine and Christian Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Cycladic Art, and finally explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kessarianí Monastery (Moni Kessarianis).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Athens day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Sounio to Athens takes 1.5 hours. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Athens

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Temple of Athena Nike ©
Temple of Athena Nike
Museum of Cycladic Art ©
Museum of Cycladic Art
Benaki Museum ©
Benaki Museum

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