19 days in Greece Itinerary

19 days in Greece Itinerary

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19 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Athens
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Corinth
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Olympia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Mystras
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
6
Epidavros
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Piraeus
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Kalafatis, Mykonos
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h
9
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Athens
— 1 night
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Montreal

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, then take a stroll through Plaka, and then admire the landmark architecture of Parthenon.

To find out how to plan a trip to Athens, use our trip itinerary maker.

Montreal, Canada to Athens is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Athens is 7 hours. Traveling from Montreal in September, expect Athens to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to Corinth.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
History remains the main attraction in Corinth, a city built near the site of its fabled ancient counterpart.
On the 5th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corinth, then explore the ancient world of Akrokorinthos, and then get engrossed in the history at Archea Korinthos. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Temple of Apollo, contemplate the waterfront views at Corinth Canal, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Orea Eleni Natural Thermal Spring.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Corinth road trip site .

Getting from Athens to Corinth by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Corinth

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Orea Eleni Natural Thermal Spring
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Museum of Corinth ©
Archaeological Museum of Corinth
Corinth Canal ©
Corinth Canal
Akrokorinthos ©
Akrokorinthos

2
nights
Olympia

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Olympia, and finally see the interesting displays at Archimedes Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Palouki beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paralia Agia Marina.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Olympia trip planning tool .

Getting from Corinth to Olympia by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Olympia can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mystras.

Things to do in Olympia

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Amaliada
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia
Archaeological Site of Olympia ©
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Paralia Agia Marina ©
Paralia Agia Marina

1
night
Mystras

Mystras ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological site of Mystra.

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You can drive from Olympia to Mystras in 2.5 hours. September in Mystras sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Mystras

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Tiryns, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, and then look for gifts at TASTE3. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Karathona Beach, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Nauplion, then steep yourself in history at Bourtzi, and finally take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nafplio trip builder tool .

You can drive from Mystras to Nafplio in 2 hours. Traveling from Mystras in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nafplio, with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Epidavros.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi
Archaeological Museum of Nauplion ©
Archaeological Museum of Nauplion
Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade

2
nights
Epidavros

Epidavros ©
One of the ancient world's famed places of healing, Epidavros today remains best known as the site of a remarkably well-preserved Hellenic theater, designated as a World Heritage Site.
On the 12th (Mon), Head underground at Cave Peristeri, then trek along Devil's Bridge, and then get engrossed in the history at Epidaurus Archaeological Museum. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the geological forces at Kameni Chora Volcano.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Epidavros trip planner .

Epidavros is just a short distance from Nafplio. In September, daily temperatures in Epidavros can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Piraeus.

Things to do in Epidavros

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Methana, Devil's Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Devil's Bridge ©
Devil's Bridge
Epidaurus Archaeological Museum ©
Epidaurus Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Piraeus

Piraeus ©
Piraeus is a port city in the region of Attica, Greece. On the 14th (Wed), get outside with Astir Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront activity at Port of Piraeus and then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Piraeus trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Epidavros to Piraeus takes 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Epidavros in September since evenings lows in Piraeus dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kalafatis.

Things to do in Piraeus

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trip

Astir Beach
Highlights from your plan
Astir Beach ©
Astir Beach
Archaeological Museum of Piraeus ©
Archaeological Museum of Piraeus
Port of Piraeus ©
Port of Piraeus

1
night
Kalafatis, Mykonos

Kalafatis ©
On the 16th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Agia Anna Beach.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kalafatis trip itinerary maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Piraeus to Kalafatis. When traveling from Piraeus in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kalafatis: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Kalafatis

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Agia Anna Beach
Highlights from your plan
Agia Anna Beach ©
Agia Anna 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.
Santorini Volcano has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): get impressive views of Santorini Volcano, take in the exciting artwork at Art Space, and then kick back and relax at Caldera Beach. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Akrotiri and then kick back and relax at Red Beach.

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Explore your travel options from Kalafatis to Akrotiri with the Route module. In September in Akrotiri, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Santorini
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Santorini Volcano ©
Santorini Volcano

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
On the 19th (Mon), explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Athens sightseeing site .

You can fly from Akrotiri to Athens in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Erechtheion ©
Erechtheion

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