17 days in Greece Itinerary

17 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 1 night
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Vasilikos
— 2 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
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Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
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Athens
— 2 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.
For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Athens vacation maker.

Curitiba, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Curitiba to Athens due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Curitiba in September, with highs in Athens at 34°C and lows at 24°C. You will leave for Vasilikos on the 5th (Sun).

Things to do in Athens

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife · Transportation

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Vasilikos

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria) and Grampsas Winery (in Lagopodo). There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on Mario's Cave and Turtle Boat Trips, enjoy the sand and surf at Banana Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gerakas Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Nicholas Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Vasilikos online route builder.

Getting from Athens to Vasilikos by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Vasilikos can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Mario's Cave and Turtle Boat Trips ©
Mario's Cave and Turtle Boat Trips
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki Beach

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©

Chora Mykonos

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Naxos Town (Kastro, Naos tou Apollona - Portara, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Little Venice, don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platis Gialos Beach, and stop by Ta Axotica Gift Shop.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Vasilikos to Mykonos Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 11th (Sat), stroll through Kamari Beach, then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then kick back and relax at Red Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Fira trip tool.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wineries

Side Trips

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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palace of Faistos (in Sivas) and Matala (Matala beach & Moozart Wood Art Shop). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, trot along with Finikia Horseriding, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Fira to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. September in Heraklion sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Historical Museum of Crete ©
Historical Museum of Crete

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

On the 17th (Fri), take a stroll through Plaka, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Athens online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Athens

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

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