18 days in Greece & Toronto Itinerary

18 days in Greece & Toronto Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Toronto, Canada
— 2 nights
2
Kalamaki, Greece
— 2 nights
3
Agios Nikitas, Greece
— 2 nights
4
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
5
Kalamata, Greece
— 2 nights
6
Heraklion, Greece
— 2 nights
7
Fira, Greece
— 4 nights

2
nights
Toronto, Canada

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Attractions like CN Tower and Royal Ontario Museum make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Toronto: Niagara Falls (Clifton Hill War Memorial, Niagara Falls Canada, &more). And it doesn't end there: observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, examine the collection at Hockey Hall of Fame, and engage your brain at Ontario Science Centre.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Toronto visit planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Lester B. Pearson International Airport and Billy Bishop Toronto City Centre Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Toronto can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kalamaki.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
CN Tower
CN Tower
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls

2
nights
Kalamaki, Greece

Home to a world-famous beach serving as a protected nesting ground for endangered loggerhead sea turtles, Kalamaki sits on the southeastern coastline of Zakynthos.
Attractions like Speed Boats Tours and Kalamaki Crazy Golf& Restaurant make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Kalamaki with a short trip to Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) in Anafonitria, about 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a splash at Tsilivi Waterpark, do a tasting at Grampsas Winery, head off the coast to Marathonisi (Turtle Island), and kick back and relax at Laganas Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kalamaki trip builder.

You can fly from Toronto to Kalamaki in 15.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Kalamaki. Traveling from Toronto in July, expect nights in Kalamaki to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Agios Nikitas.

Things to do in Kalamaki

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Laganas, Tsilivi, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), Marathonisi (Turtle Island), Grampsas Winery
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Speed Boats Tours
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Tsilivi Waterpark ©
Tsilivi Waterpark

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nights
Agios Nikitas, Greece

Agios Nikitas ©
Agios Nikitas is a village on the island of Lefkada, Greece, part of the municipal unit of Lefkada . Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): snap pictures at Wooden Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pefkoulia Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Milos Beach, and finally stroll through Kathisma Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Kalamitsi Beach Lefkada, see the interesting displays at Folklore Museum Karia, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Nydri Waterfalls, thenfind your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally sample the fine beverages at Frangoulis Distillery.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Agios Nikitas trip builder.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Kalamaki to Agios Nikitas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daytime highs in Agios Nikitas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Athens.

Things to do in Agios Nikitas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lefkada Town, Lefkada, Nidri, Folklore Museum Karia
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Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach
Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 8th (Wed), explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, have some family-friendly fun at Limba RAGE ROOM, thencontemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, and finally make a trip to Erechtheion. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Mount Lycabettus, thentake an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and finally visit Plaka.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Athens trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Agios Nikitas to Athens in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. In July in Athens, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kalamata.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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nights
Kalamata, Greece

Kalamata ©
Kalamata is the second most populous city of the Peloponnese peninsula, after Patras, in southern Greece and the largest city of the homonymous administrative region. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at ENGRAVING MUSEUM TAKIS KATSOULIDIS, admire the sheer force of Polylimnio Waterfall, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalamata Beach. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Victoria G. Karelias Collection of Greek Traditional Costumes, explore by horseback at Ippikos Omilos Kalamatas, thentest your problem-solving skills at Great Escape Kalamata, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Paralia Almirou.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kalamata road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Athens to Kalamata in 3 hours. Traveling from Athens in July, Kalamata is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Kalamata

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

ENGRAVING MUSEUM TAKIS KATSOULIDIS, Polylimnio Waterfall
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Polylimnio Waterfall ©
Polylimnio Waterfall
Great Escape Kalamata ©
Great Escape Kalamata

2
nights
Heraklion, Greece

Heraklion ©
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.
On the 12th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, thenlook for gifts at Nerium Oleander, thenexplore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. On your second day here, admire the local landmark of Morosini Fountain (Lion's Fountain), take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, thenget a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, and finally get your game on at Lampogialo - Rage Room.

To see maps and tourist information, read our Heraklion route planning website.

Explore your travel options from Kalamata to Heraklion with the Route module. When traveling from Kalamata in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Heraklion, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos
Highlights from your plan
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos

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nights
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kids will enjoy Akrotiri and Red Beach. Step out of Fira to go to Akrotiri and see La Ponta, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, stop by the White, Santorini, and hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

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Traveling by ferry from Heraklion to Fira takes 2.5 hours. In July in Fira, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Kamari, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Amoudi Bay
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Helicopter Tours
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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