21 days in Greece Itinerary

21 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

3
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Family-friendly places like Caldera Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, see the interesting displays at Tomato Industrial Museum, don't miss a visit to Sunset in Oia, and kick back and relax at Kamari Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Fira vacation planning tool.

Perth, Australia to Fira is an approximately 23- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Perth to Fira. Traveling from Perth in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Fira. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Fira

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Kamari Beach, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Sunset in Oia
Highlights from your plan
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

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.
Attractions like The Palace of Knossos and The Natural History Museum of Crete make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Hersonissos' surroundings by going to Heraklion (Church of Saint Titus, Nerium Oleander, &more), Fortress Spinalonga (in Elounda) and Milatos Cave (in Milatos). There's much more 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 find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hersonissos trip itinerary tool.

Ride a ferry from Fira to Hersonissos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Fira in May since evenings lows in Hersonissos dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Mount Lycabettus make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Athens with an excursion to Fortress Palamidi in Nafplio--about 1h 55 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Athens route maker website.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Hersonissos to Athens in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Hersonissos in May, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Fortress Palamidi
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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.
Bring the kids along to Aqualand Corfu Water Park and Agios Petros Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Corfu Town side-trips: Yali Beach (in Giannades) and St. Spyridon First Beach (in Agios Spyridonas). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, explore the historical opulence of New Fortress, and make a trip to Spianada Square.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Corfu Town day trip website.

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in May, Corfu Town is slightly colder at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Yali Beach, Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Agios Petros Beach, St. Spyridon First Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Spyridon First Beach ©
St. Spyridon First Beach
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Panormos Beach and Elia Beach. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Little Venice, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), sample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company, and examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Mykonos Town day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mykonos, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach, Paradise Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach

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