19 days in Greece Itinerary

19 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lindos, Rhodes
— 2 nights
2
Paleokastritsa, Corfu
— 2 nights
3
Athens
— 3 nights
4
Naxos
— 2 nights
5
Hersonissos, Crete
— 2 nights
6
Rethymnon, Crete
— 2 nights
7
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights

2
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Get outdoors at Tsambika Beach and Glystra Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at The Church of the Panagia and Acropolis of Lindos. Change things up with a short trip to Prasonisi Beach in Kattavia (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Agathi Beach, stroll through Lindos Beach, and get outside with Pefkos Beach.

To see maps and more tourist information, you can read our Lindos tour planner.

Malmo, Sweden to Lindos is an approximately 10-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Malmo to Lindos. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Malmo in July; daily highs in Lindos reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paleokastritsa.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tsambika Beach, Agathi Beach, Prasonisi Beach, Pefkos Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Church of the Panagia ©
The Church of the Panagia
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach
Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach

2
nights
Paleokastritsa, Corfu

Paleokastritsa ©
Heartily dedicated to tourism, Corfu's popular resort town of Paleokastritsa lures vacationers with lavish hotels and beaches surrounded by a hilly countryside of olive groves and fragrant fruit orchards.
Get in touch with nature at La Grotta Beach and Paradise Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Paralia Agios Georgios and Monastery of Paleokastritsa. Get out of town with these interesting Paleokastritsa side-trips: Barbati Beach (in Barbati) and Corfu Town (Old Fortress Corfu & Casa Parlante). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Kaiser's Throne.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Paleokastritsa travel route planner.

Getting from Lindos to Paleokastritsa by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Lindos in July since evenings lows in Paleokastritsa dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Paleokastritsa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Corfu Town, Barbati Beach, Paradise Beach, Kaiser's Throne, Paralia Agios Georgios
Highlights from your plan
Kaiser's Throne ©
Kaiser's Throne
Paralia Agios Georgios ©
Paralia Agios Georgios
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Temple of Athena Nike and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Get some cultural insight at Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum. The adventure continues: stop by Plaka, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Athens trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Paleokastritsa to Athens in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Athens

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

2
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
On the 26th (Fri), stroll through Agios Prokopios Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Agia Anna Beach, and then wander the streets of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Mikri Vigla Beach, thenkick back and relax at Plaka Beach, and then delve into the distant past at Portara.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Naxos day trip planning website.

Getting from Athens to Naxos by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Athens in July, you will find days in Naxos are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Naxos

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach

2
nights
Hersonissos, Crete

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Stalis Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, and then steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos. On the next day, meet the residents at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, thenstroll through Voulisma Beach, and then explore the activities along Lake Voulismeni.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Hersonissos fast, fun, and easy.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Naxos to Hersonissos in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daytime highs in Hersonissos are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Agios Nikolaos, The Palace of Knossos, Stalis Beach, Church of Saint Titus
Highlights from your plan
Stalis Beach ©
Stalis Beach
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Voulisma Beach ©
Voulisma Beach

2
nights
Rethymnon, Crete

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
On the 30th (Tue), steep yourself in history at The Venetian Fortezza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Holy Monastery of Preveli, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plakias Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Arkadi, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Church, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kournas.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rethymnon online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hersonissos to Rethymnon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Rethymnon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Nicholas Church, Lake Kournas, Plakias Beach
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi
St. Nicholas Church ©
St. Nicholas Church
Lake Kournas ©
Lake Kournas

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Santo Winery and Wine Tours & Tastings. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Perivolos and Red Beach. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, look for gifts at the White, Santorini, hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and take in the exciting artwork at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Fira holiday website.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Rethymnon to Fira in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Fira are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Santorini, Akrotiri, Santo Winery, Ancient Thera, Skaros Rock
Highlights from your plan
Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Perivolos ©
Perivolos

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