17 days in Greece Itinerary

17 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Phoenix
Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
2
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Athens
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Nafplio
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
5
Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Phoenix

2
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Panormos Beach and Agios Sostis Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Platis Gialos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint George.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town journey app.

Phoenix, USA to Mykonos Town is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 9 hours. When traveling from Phoenix in May, plan for cooler days in Mykonos Town, with highs around 73°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Panormos Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Paradise Beach, Kapari Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach

2
nights
Akrotiri, Santorini

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, kick back and relax at Red Beach, and then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Almyra Beach, thenstroll through Caldera Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradisos Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Akrotiri online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Akrotiri are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kamari Beach, Paradisos Beach, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Popular historic sites such as Acropolis of Athens and Erechtheion are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Eleftherios Church.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Akrotiri to Athens by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus
Ancient Agora of Athens ©
Ancient Agora of Athens

3
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Popular historic sites such as The Great Theatre of Epidaurus and Fortress Palamidi are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Nafplio side-trips: Kalogris Organic Winery (in Kapsas) and Astros Beach (in Paralio Astros). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Panaghia, appreciate the extensive heritage of Nauplion Promenade, and snap pictures at Arkadiko Bridge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nafplio tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Athens in May since evenings lows in Nafplio dip to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mycenae, Kalogris Organic Winery, Astros Beach, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

3
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 get in some beach time at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) and Banana Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vasilikos: Mikro Nisi Beach (in Mikro Nisi), Ampoula Beach (in Tragaki) and Gaidaros Beach (in Planos). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Kalamaki Beach, stroll through Vrahos Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Nicholas Church.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Vasilikos trip planner.

Getting from Nafplio to Vasilikos by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Nafplio in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Vasilikos, with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mikro Nisi Beach, Ammoudi Beach, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), Kalamaki Beach, Ampoula Beach
Highlights from your plan
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki 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 20th (Wed), stop by Maska Leather, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Yali Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Limni Beach. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Corfu Town trip planner.

You can fly from Vasilikos to Corfu Town in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in May, and nighttime lows around 58°F. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Yali Beach, Limni Beach, Maska Leather
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Maska Leather ©
Maska Leather

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