23 days in Greece Itinerary

23 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  10 h
1
Athens
— 1 night
Fly:  30 min
2
Chania Town
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Kissamos
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
4
Elafonissi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rethymnon
— Few hours
Shuttle:  1 h
6
Heraklion
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h
7
Fira
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
8
Oia
— 2 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  1 h
9
Ios
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h
10
Paros
— 2 nights
Ferry:  30 min
11
Naxos
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h
12
Mykonos Town
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Toronto

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Erechtheion, Parthenon, Acropolis of Athens, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, steep yourself in history at Parthenon, thenappreciate the history behind Erechtheion, thenstroll around Philopappos Hill, and finally visit Plaka.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Athens day trip planning app.

Toronto, Canada to Athens is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Toronto in June, things will get a bit warmer in Athens: highs are around 35°C and lows about 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Chania Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Erechtheion ©
Erechtheion
Church of Kapnikarea ©
Church of Kapnikarea
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Chania Town

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Seitan Limania Beach, Venizelos Graves, Greek National Football Museum, and other attractions. On the 26th (Wed), stroll through Seitan Limania Beach, contemplate the long history of Venizelos Graves, examine the collection at Greek National Football Museum, thenstroll through Old Venetian Harbor, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Chania Town tour planner.

You can fly from Athens to Chania Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. You'll set off for Kissamos on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Seitan Limania Beach
Highlights from your plan
Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum
Lighthouse ©
Lighthouse
Venizelos Graves ©
Venizelos Graves

1
day
Kissamos

Kissamos ©
A quiet port town situated on Crete's western tip, Kissamos attracts mostly domestic tourists and possesses more of the quintessential Greek feel than livelier resorts strung along the island's coastline.
You've now added Balos Lagoon to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): kick back and relax at Balos Lagoon.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Kissamos day trip planner.

You can drive from Chania Town to Kissamos in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. June in Kissamos sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Elafonissi.

Things to do in Kissamos

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Balos Lagoon ©
Balos Lagoon

2
nights
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.
Elafonissi Beach has been added to your itinerary.

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

Traveling by car from Kissamos to Elafonissi takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Elafonissi

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Kedrodasos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kedrodasos Beach ©
Kedrodasos Beach
Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach

few
hours
Rethymnon

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rethymnon Old Town as well as Monastery of Arkadi. On the 29th (Sat), take a stroll through Rethymnon Old Town and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Arkadi.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Rethymnon using our trip planner.

Drive from Elafonissi to Rethymnon in 2.5 hours. June in Rethymnon sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catch the shuttle to Heraklion.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rethymnon Old Town ©
Rethymnon Old Town
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi

1
night
Heraklion

Heraklion
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
You've now added Cathedral of St. Minas to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Minas.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Rethymnon to Heraklion in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Heraklion are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sun) before leaving for Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites

2
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes MATI Art Gallery, Three Bells of Fira, Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, and other attractions you added. On the 30th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, and then make a trip to Three Bells of Fira. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail and then explore the world behind art at MATI Art Gallery.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Fira driving holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. June in Fira sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Oia.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Highlights from your plan
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
Three Bells of Fira
Three Bells of Fira

2
nights
Oia

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Armeni Bay, The castle of St Nicholas, Amoudi Bay, and other attractions. On the 2nd (Tue), look for gifts at Atlantis Books E.E., thenexplore the activities along Amoudi Bay, thensteep yourself in history at The castle of St Nicholas, and finally make a trip to Sunset in Oia. On the next day, explore the activities along Armeni Bay.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Oia trip planner.

Oia is very close to Fira. In July in Oia, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Ios.

Things to do in Oia

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Sunset in Oia ©
Sunset in Oia
Atlantis Books E.E. ©
Atlantis Books E.E.

2
nights
Ios

Ios ©
Halfway between Naxos and Santorini lies tiny Ios, famous worldwide as one of the Aegean's liveliest nightlife hubs.
You've added Koumbara Beach, Mylopotas Beach, Panagia Gremiotissa Church, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 4th (Thu), kick back and relax at Manganari Beach and then pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Gremiotissa Church. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Koumbara Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mylopotas Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ios online route planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Oia to Ios in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Paros.

Things to do in Ios

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Manganari Beach ©
Manganari Beach
Mylopotas Beach ©
Mylopotas Beach
Panagia Gremiotissa Church ©
Panagia Gremiotissa Church

2
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.
You've added Parikia Town, Panagia Ekatondapiliani, Lageri beach, and other attractions to your itinerary.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Paros trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ios to Paros in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Old Port of Naoussa ©
Old Port of Naoussa
Lefkes ©
Lefkes

4
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
You've added Old Town, Fish & Olive, Agios Prokopios Beach, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Naxos driving holiday planner.

Getting from Paros to Naxos by ferry takes about 2 hours. July in Naxos sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Naxos

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Paraga Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Paraportiani Church, and other attractions you added.

Discover how to plan a Mykonos Town trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by ferry from Naxos to Mykonos Town takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fokos Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm, Agios Sostis Beach, Paraga Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kalo Livadi Beach ©
Kalo Livadi Beach
Agios Sostis Beach ©
Agios Sostis Beach
Matoyianni Street ©
Matoyianni Street

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