22 days in Greece Itinerary

22 days in Greece Itinerary

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22 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
2
Skala, Cephalonia
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Athens
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
4
Lindos, Rhodes
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
ferry:  2​h
6
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

3
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.
Get outdoors at St. Spyridon First Beach and Agios Petros Beach. Popular historic sites such as Old Fortress Corfu and Mon Repos Palace are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: Yali Beach (in Giannades) and Paleokastritsa (Corfu Donkey Rescue & Paleokastritsa Beach). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, don't miss a visit to Spianada Square, and step into the grandiose world of New Fortress.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Corfu Town road trip planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Corfu Town is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Corfu Town, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in September, things will get a bit warmer in Corfu Town: highs are around 32°C and lows about 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Skala.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Yali Beach, St. Spyridon First Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Spyridon First Beach ©
St. Spyridon First Beach
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

3
nights
Skala, Cephalonia

Skala ©
Mass tourism has transformed the once-sleepy village of Skala into a modern seaside resort, its major attraction a well-developed beach that happens to be one of the longest and sandiest on the island of Cephalonia.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Skala Beach and Megas Lakos Beach. Visiting Argo Daily Cruises and Mounda Beach will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Trapezaki Beach (in Trapezaki) and Gentilini Winery & Vineyards (in Minia). There's more to do: stroll through Kanali Beach and browse the exhibits of Roman Villa of Skala.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Skala trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Corfu Town to Skala in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. September in Skala sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Skala

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Trapezaki Beach, Mounda Beach, Kanali Beach, Gentilini Winery & Vineyards, Megas Lakos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Argo Daily Cruises ©
Argo Daily Cruises
Skala Beach ©
Skala Beach
Megas Lakos Beach ©
Megas Lakos Beach

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Get out of town with these interesting Athens side-trips: Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae), Acrocorinth (in Corinth) and Fortress Palamidi (in Nafplio). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Plaka, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and look for gifts at Old Orient Jewelry.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Athens tour app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Skala to Athens takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fortress Palamidi, Archaeological Site Mycenae, Acrocorinth
Highlights from your plan
Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae

2
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): kick back and relax at Lindos Beach and then explore the ancient world of Village of Lindos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach, contemplate the long history of Ancient Kamiros, then contemplate the long history of The Church of the Panagia, and finally delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Lindos road trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Athens to Lindos takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lindos when traveling from Athens in October, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Lindos

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Agathi Beach, Ancient Kamiros
Highlights from your plan
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach
Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach

3
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Panormos Beach and Kapari Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Paradise Beach and Agios Sostis Beach. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Little Venice, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Panayia Tourliani.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Mykonos Town in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, taxi, and ferry; or ride a ferry. While traveling from Lindos, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Mykonos Town, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mykonos, Panormos Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Agios Sostis Beach, Paradise Beach
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

4
nights
Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
You'll get in some beach time at Red Beach and Mesa Pigadia Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Santo Horse Riding and Caldera Beach. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, make a trip to Megalochori - Traditional Village, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradisos Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at Akrotiri LightHouse.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Akrotiri day trip planning website .

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santorini, Vlychada, Megalochori
Highlights from your plan
Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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