18 days in Greece Itinerary

18 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
Ferry + Drive:  4 h
2
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Olympia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Oia, Santorini
— 3 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 15 min
6
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): cool off at Aqualand Corfu Water Park and then step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Corfu Town visit planner.

New Delhi, India to Corfu Town is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Corfu Town, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Corfu Town when traveling from New Delhi in August, with lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 17th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), and finally steep yourself in history at Agios Nikolaos Anapaphsas.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kalambaka itinerary maker website.

Getting from Corfu Town to Kalambaka by combination of ferry and car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Corfu Town in August: high temperatures in Kalambaka hover around 36°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

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.
On the 18th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Archimedes Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, thendelve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olympia, and finally admire the sheer force of Nemouta Waterfalls. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Olympia Land Winery, thenpause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles, thentake an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Olympia, and finally experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Olympia trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Olympia in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Hermes by Praxiteles
Hermes by Praxiteles

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, take a stroll through Monastiraki, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens journey tool.

You can drive from Olympia to Athens in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Olympia in August, Athens is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Athens

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

3
nights
Oia, Santorini

Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Get out of town with these interesting Oia side-trips: Kamari (Ancient Thera & Kamari Beach) and Akrotiri (Red Beach & Akrotiri). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and look for gifts at Sand Lily Boutique.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Oia trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Athens to Oia in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Athens in August: highs in Oia hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Oia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kamari, Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
nights
Heraklion, Crete

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, thenmeet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, and then meet the residents at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, and finally get your game on at Lampogialo - Rage Room.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Heraklion vacation planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Oia to Heraklion in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, The Palace of Knossos
Highlights from your plan
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete

3
nights
Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, make a trip to Matoyianni Street, kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapari Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Heraklion to Mykonos Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Elia Beach, Kapari Beach, Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

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