18 days in Greece Itinerary

18 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naxos Town
— 5 nights
2
Kanaki
— 1 night
3
Paros
— 2 nights
4
Athens
— 9 nights


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5
nights
Naxos Town

Naxos Town tops the itinerary of most visitors exploring the Aegean islands, drawing their attention with taverns, shops, beaches, and ancient ruins.
You'll get in some beach time at Ornos Beach and Aeolis Aghios Georgios Beach. Museum-lovers will get to explore Fish & Olive and Aegean Maritime Museum. Take a break from Naxos Town with a short trip to Rarity Gallery in Mykonos Town, about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Naos tou Apollona - Portara, take a stroll through Kastro, stroll through Plaka Beach, and see the interesting displays at Theatrical Museum Iakovos Kampanellis.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Naxos Town online trip maker.

Turku, Finland to Naxos Town is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. When traveling from Turku in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Naxos Town, with highs around °C, while nights are warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Kanaki.

Things to do in Naxos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Chalkio, Mykonos Town, Ornos Beach, Plaka Beach, Agios Prokopios Beach
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ornos Beach ©
Ornos Beach
Naos tou Apollona - Portara ©
Naos tou Apollona - Portara

1
night
Kanaki

Kanaki ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll through Moutsouna Beach, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Aperathitissa, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Fotodotis.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kanaki trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Naxos Town to Kanaki takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Kanaki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel to Paros.

Things to do in Kanaki

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Monastery of Fotodotis, Panagia Aperathitissa, Moutsouna Beach
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Panagia Aperathitissa ©
Panagia Aperathitissa
Monastery of Fotodotis ©
Monastery of Fotodotis

2
nights
Paros

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Parikia Town, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Ekatondapiliani, thentake an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum Parou, and finally kick back and relax at Kolymbithres Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Paros trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kanaki to Paros. July in Paros sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Panagia Ekatondapiliani ©
Panagia Ekatondapiliani
Archaeological Museum Parou ©
Archaeological Museum Parou

9
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Acropolis Museum and Museum of Cycladic Art. Visit Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Donkey's Land (in Koropi), ARCHELON Τhe Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece (in Glyfada) and Kantia Beach (in Kantia). Spend the 7th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: stop by Plaka, enjoy the sand and surf at Glyfada Beach, delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Legrena Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Athens journey maker app.

You can fly from Paros to Athens in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Paros in August, you will find days in Athens are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Glyfada, Donkey's Land, Legrena Beach, Kantia Beach
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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