17 days in Greece, Positano & London Itinerary

17 days in Greece, Positano & London Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Positano, Italy
— 5 nights
2
Chania Town, Greece
— 4 nights
3
Fira, Greece
— 4 nights
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights

5
nights
Positano, Italy

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena (in Atrani), Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Amalfi (Bazar Florio & Duomo di Sant'Andrea). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, view the masterpieces at Miniaci Art Gallery, make a trip to Fontana sant'Andrea, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria Assunta.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Positano road trip site.

Boston, USA to Positano is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight, train, and ferry. Traveling from Boston to Positano, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Boston in June: high temperatures in Positano hover around 82°F and lows are around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Chania Town.

Things to do in Positano

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Amalfi, Sorrento, Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

4
nights
Chania Town, Greece

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rethymnon (The Venetian Fortezza, Rethymnon Old Town, &more), Lake Kournas (in Kournas) and Samaria Gorge National Park (in Sfakia). Next up on the itinerary: go for a stroll along the water at Old Venetian Harbor, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Chania, see the interesting displays at MINOAN'S WORLD, and stop by Inspira.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Chania Town holiday builder app.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Positano to Chania Town in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, ferry, and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Positano to Chania Town due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Chania Town are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, and trek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Fira attractions planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Chania Town to Fira in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Santorini Sailing ©
Santorini Sailing

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, then get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery and then don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read London trip planner.

Fly from Fira to London in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Fira to London. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Fira in July, with highs in London at 73°F and lows at 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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