21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Perth
Fly:  21 h
1
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Corfu Town
— 4 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 45 min
3
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
4
Oia
— 4 nights
Ferry:  4 h
5
Elafonissi
— 1 night
Shuttle:  2 h 45 min
6
Hersonissos
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  23 h 45 min
End: Perth

3
nights
Mykonos Town

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.
Family-friendly places like Panormos Beach and Kapari Beach will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Little Venice, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mykonos Brewing Company, and make a trip to Rarity Gallery.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip planner.

Perth, Australia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 22- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Perth to Mykonos Town due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Perth, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Mykonos Town, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach, Paradise Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

4
nights
Corfu Town

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Aqualand Corfu Water Park and St. Spyridon First Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Corfu Town: Yali Beach (in Giannades) and Paleokastritsa Beach (in Paleokastritsa). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, see the interesting displays at Casa Parlante, make a trip to Spianada Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of Paleokastritsa.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Corfu Town online day trip planner.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Corfu Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daytime highs in Corfu Town are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Yali Beach, Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Paleokastritsa Beach, Monastery of Paleokastritsa, St. Spyridon First Beach
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St. Spyridon First Beach ©
St. Spyridon First Beach
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Bring the kids along to Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, make a trip to Erechtheion, get great views at Mount Lycabettus, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens online attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Corfu Town to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

4
nights
Oia

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Attractions like Caldera Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Oia: Kamari Beach (in Kamari), Boutari Winery (in Megalochori) and Akrotiri (Red Beach & Akrotiri). And it doesn't end there: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and look for gifts at Sand Lily Boutique.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Oia trip website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Athens to Oia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, car, and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Elafonissi.

Things to do in Oia

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Kamari Beach, Boutari Winery
Highlights from your plan
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

1
night
Elafonissi

Elafonissi ©
Located just off Crete's southwestern corner, Elafonissi offers an alternative vacation idea for those looking to avoid the larger, more crowded Greek islands.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Chryssoskalitissa Monastery, hike along Elafonisi Viewpoint, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Elafonissi Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Elafonissi online sightseeing planner.

Ride a ferry from Oia to Elafonissi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. In June, daily temperatures in Elafonissi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to take a shuttle to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Elafonissi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Chryssoskalitissa Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach
Chryssoskalitissa Monastery ©
Chryssoskalitissa Monastery

3
nights
Hersonissos

Hersonissos ©
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Palace of Knossos and The Natural History Museum of Crete. Change things up with these side-trips from Hersonissos: Heraklion (Church of Saint Titus & Heraklion Archaeological Museum), Milatos Cave (in Milatos) and Fortress Spinalonga (in Elounda). There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hersonissos trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Elafonissi to Hersonissos in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Heraklion, The Palace of Knossos, Milatos Cave, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Fortress Spinalonga
Highlights from your plan
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos ©
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga

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