18 days in Greece & Tampa Itinerary

18 days in Greece & Tampa Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
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Mykonos Town, Greece
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Akrotiri, Greece
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Heraklion, Greece
— 2 nights
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Drive to Heraklion International Nikos Kazantzakis Airport, Fly to Kos Airport, Drive to Kalymnos
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Kalymnos, Greece
— 1 night
Drive to Kos Airport, Fly to Tampa International Airport
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Tampa, United States
— 4 nights
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Athens, Greece

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Attractions like Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, kick back and relax at Glyfada Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, and have fun and explore at Hellenic Children's Museum.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

New York City, USA to Athens is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Athens is 7 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

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Acropolis Museum ©
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Acropolis Museum
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Plaka
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Mykonos Town, Greece

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.
Family-friendly places like Little Venice and Elia Beach will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, stroll through Agios Sostis Beach, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town tour builder.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Athens in July, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 73°F, while days are slightly colder, around 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Elia Beach
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Akrotiri, Greece

Greek Pompeii

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.
On the 16th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, and then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, and then stop by Galatea Pottery.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Akrotiri sightseeing planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Kamari Beach
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Akrotiri ©
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Heraklion, Greece

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, and then take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Heraklion trip itinerary site.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kalymnos.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

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Kalymnos, Greece

On the 19th (Thu), look for gifts at Physis - Natural Products, then don't miss a visit to N S Papachatzis Sponge Factory, then examine the collection at Archaeological Museum of Kalymnos, and finally admire the masterpieces at Folklore Museum of Kalymnos.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kalymnos road trip planning website.

Explore your travel options from Heraklion to Kalymnos with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Kalymnos can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tampa.

Things to do in Kalymnos

Museums · Shopping
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Tampa, United States

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Attractions like Universal Orlando Resort and Disney's Animal Kingdom make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampa: Orlando (Walt Disney World Resort & Universal's Islands of Adventure). Pack the 21st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tampa online trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Kalymnos to Tampa with the Route module. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. In July in Tampa, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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