17 days in Italy, Greece & France Itinerary

17 days in Italy, Greece & France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Beauvoir, France
— 1 night
3
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Positano, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Naples, Italy
— Few hours
6
Akrotiri, Greece
— 3 nights
7
Fira, Greece
— 1 day
8
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 2 nights
9
Athens, Greece
— 1 night

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Get outdoors at Ile Saint-Louis and Paris Plage. Explore hidden gems such as Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse and Île de la Cité. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, take a stroll through Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, visit Quartier Montparnasse, and make a trip to Le Trocadero et son esplanade.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online route maker.

Chicago, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 7 hours. Traveling from Chicago in September, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Beauvoir.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

1
night
Beauvoir, France

Beauvoir ©
Mont Saint-Michel has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mont Saint-Michel, kick back and relax at Beach of Genets, and then examine the collection at Scriptorial d'Avranches, musee des manuscrits du Mont Saint-Michel.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Beauvoir trip website.

Getting from Paris to Beauvoir by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Beauvoir

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Mont Saint-Michel, Scriptorial d'Avranches, musee des manuscrits du Mont Saint-Michel, Beach of Genets
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel

3
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, wander the streets of Cannaregio, thenexplore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, and finally take in the waterfront activity at Riva degli Schiavoni. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, don't miss a visit to Scala Contarini del Bovolo, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally don't miss a visit to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Venice route planner.

Explore your travel options from Beauvoir to Venice with the Route module. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Beauvoir in September: high temperatures in Venice hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Positano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Positano, Italy

Positano ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Luna Convento, don't miss a visit to Le Ville di Ravello, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, thensteep yourself in history at Villa Rufolo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria Assunta, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, thenlook for gifts at Artigianato Rallo, and finally go for a walk through Positano.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Positano trip builder tool.

You can fly from Venice to Positano in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, subway, and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Positano when traveling from Venice in September, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Naples.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

few
hours
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 10th (Sat), delve into the distant past at House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), thenexplore the ancient world of Forum, thenexplore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo, and finally delve into the distant past at Teatro Grande.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Naples trip app.

You can drive from Positano to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Naples are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pompeii
Highlights from your plan
Forum ©
Forum
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
Teatro Grande ©
Teatro Grande

3
nights
Akrotiri, Greece

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 11th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Castelli of Emporio, examine the collection at Tomato Industrial Museum, thenlearn about winemaking at Gavalas Winery, thenlearn about winemaking at Venetsanos Winery, and finally take an in-depth tour of La Ponta. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at White Beach, kick back and relax at Kambia Beach, thenkick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Akrotiri trip simple and quick.

Fly from Naples to Akrotiri in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Naples to Akrotiri is 1 hour. Traveling from Naples in September, Akrotiri is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Fira.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Megalochori, Tomato Industrial Museum, Kambia Beach, Castelli of Emporio
Highlights from your plan
Venetsanos Winery ©
Venetsanos Winery
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

1
day
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Dominican Sisters, view the masterpieces at Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally examine the collection at The Santozeum Museum.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Fira travel route planning website.

Fira is just a short distance from Akrotiri. In September, daily temperatures in Fira can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Spas Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Monastery of Dominican Sisters ©
Monastery of Dominican Sisters
The Santozeum Museum ©
The Santozeum Museum

2
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Armenistis Lighthouse, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint George, make a trip to Rarity Gallery, thenmake a trip to Matoyianni Street, thenmake a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally look for gifts at 100% Mykonos.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Armenistis Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Armenistis Lighthouse ©
Armenistis Lighthouse
Matoyianni Street ©
Matoyianni Street
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

1
night
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Port of Piraeus. On the 15th (Thu), stop by Anafiotika, delve into the distant past at Erechtheion, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, thentake in the waterfront activity at Port of Piraeus, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Philopappos Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, thentake a stroll through Plaka, thendelve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and finally delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Athens driving holiday tool.

You can fly from Mykonos Town to Athens in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Port of Piraeus
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Plaka ©
Plaka

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