20 days in Croatia & Greece Itinerary

20 days in Croatia & Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
3
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
4
Chania Town, Greece
— 3 nights
5
Lindos, Greece
— 2 nights
6
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
7
Corfu Town, Greece
— 3 nights


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2
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Historic City of Trogir and Church of St Kuzma and St Damjan will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Split and Etnografski muzej Split. Get out of town with these interesting Split side-trips: Omis (Omis and Cetina River, Origin Croatian Cosmetics, &more). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and examine the collection at Froggyland.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Split holiday planner.

Chicago, USA to Split is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 7 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Omis, Church of St Kuzma and St Damjan, Historic City of Trogir
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Old Split ©
Old Split
Historic City of Trogir ©
Historic City of Trogir
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, kick back and relax at Sveti Jakov Beach, steep yourself in history at Synagogue, look for gifts at House of Nature, thenexamine the collection at Love Stories Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Minceta Fortress, thencontemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, thensteep yourself in history at St. John's Fortress, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dominican Monastery.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Dubrovnik planning tool.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Minceta Fortress ©
Minceta Fortress
The Franciscan Church and Monastery ©
The Franciscan Church and Monastery

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of Prehistoric Thira and La Ponta. Get a sense of the local culture at Akrotiri and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, examine the collection at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, take in the exciting artwork at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Fira travel planner.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Fira by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and ferry. Traveling from Dubrovnik to Fira, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Fira when traveling from Dubrovnik in September, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Chania Town.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Venetsanos Winery, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
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Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri

3
nights
Chania Town, Greece

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Take a break from the city and head to Falassarna Beach and Topolia Gorge. Get some cultural insight at Kastro Gramvoussas and German War Cemetery. Step out of Chania Town with an excursion to Elafonisi Viewpoint in Elafonissi--about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Greek National Football Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Agii Apostoli Beach, and stroll the grounds of Venizelos Graves.

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Getting from Fira to Chania Town by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daytime highs in Chania Town are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kastro Gramvoussas, Falassarna Beach, German War Cemetery, Elafonisi Viewpoint
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Kastro Gramvoussas ©
Kastro Gramvoussas
Falassarna Beach ©
Falassarna Beach
Agii Apostoli Beach ©
Agii Apostoli Beach

2
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): stop by Marias House, thenexplore the ancient world of Ancient Kamiros, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Tsambika Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Agathi Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Agios Pavlos Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Church of the Panagia, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lindos Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Lindos road trip planning app.

Fly from Chania Town to Lindos in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Lindos are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Marias House, Agathi Beach, Ancient Kamiros, Tsambika Beach
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Ancient Kamiros ©
Ancient Kamiros
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and Archaeological Site Mycenae. Visit Lion Gate and Ancient Agora of Athens for their historical value. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Athena Nike, and take a stroll through Plaka.

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Traveling by flight from Lindos to Athens takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Athens are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate

3
nights
Corfu Town, Greece

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Corfu Donkey Rescue, enjoy the sand and surf at Rovinia Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Paleokastritsa Beach, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Icon Gallery. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Saint Spiridon, browse the exhibits of Corfu Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, thenlook for gifts at Emporion D'artes, thenexplore the historical opulence of New Fortress, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at British Cemetry.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Corfu Town travel route planner.

You can fly from Athens to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Paleokastritsa
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Church of Saint Spiridon ©
Church of Saint Spiridon
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

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