21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
2
Nafplio
— 2 nights
3
Athens
— 4 nights
4
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
5
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
6
Paros
— 3 nights

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Emporion D'artes and Tsami Ceramics. Museum-lovers will get to explore Corfu Gallery and Corfu Museum of Asian Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: Paleokastritsa Beach (in Paleokastritsa), St. Spyridon First Beach (in Agios Spyridonas) and Canal D'Amour (in Sidari). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corfu, pause for some serene contemplation at Agia Paraskevi Monastery, delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, and step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Corfu Town vacation planning tool.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Corfu Town is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Johannesburg in March; daily highs in Corfu Town reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nafplio.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Gastouri, Capodistrias Museum - Kapodistrias Museum, Folklore museum of central corfu, Paleokastritsa Beach, Agia Paraskevi Monastery
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Emporion D'artes ©
Emporion D'artes
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art

2
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
On the 4th (Sat), take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, take in the views from Arkadiko Bridge, and then catch a live event at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Archea Korinthos, do a tasting at Ktima Palivou, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae.

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You can do a combination of ferry and car from Corfu Town to Nafplio in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Corfu Town in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Nafplio. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Ktima Palivou, Archea Korinthos
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Nauplion Promenade
Nauplion Promenade
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Shop till you drop at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou' and Orlik Gallery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Acropolis of Athens and Erechtheion. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Plaka, view the masterpieces at Ioannidou Art Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Glyfada Beach, and browse the exhibits of Eleni Marneri Galerie.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Athens route builder website.

You can drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Athens, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Get some cultural insight at Akrotiri and S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery. We've included these beaches for you: Red Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fira: Oia (Oria Gallery & Naval Maritime Museum). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at the White, Santorini, take in the exciting artwork at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini, explore the galleries of Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop, and admire the masterpieces at Lignos Folklore Museum.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Fira trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. April in Fira sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Monastery of Profitis Ilias, Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint George, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, stop by Little Venice, thensee the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Kapopoulos Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): stroll through Platis Gialos Beach, thentake in the exciting artwork at HOFA Gallery (House of Fine Art) Mykonos, thenstop by Triciclo Art Shop Mykonos, and finally explore the galleries of The Big White Gallery.

To find reviews and more tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Paros.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Platis Gialos Beach, Paradise Beach, HOFA Gallery (House of Fine Art) Mykonos
Highlights from your plan
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

3
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 15th (Wed): explore the galleries of Yria Ceramic Studio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Ekatondapiliani, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum Parou, thenkick back and relax at Kolymbithres Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Parikia Town. On your second day here, examine the collection at Folklore Art Museum Of Cycladic Civilization Benetos & Popi Skiadas., thenpause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of Agios Antonios, thensteep yourself in history at Lefkes, and finally look for gifts at ONEIPA Concept Store.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paros trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Paros by ferry takes about 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Paros are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Panagia Ekatondapiliani ©
Panagia Ekatondapiliani
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town

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