24 days in Greece Itinerary

24 days in Greece Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greece visit planner

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Athens
— 3 nights
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Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive
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Olympia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive
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Thessaloniki
— 1 night
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
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Athens

— 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

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Asuncion, Paraguay to Athens is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Asuncion to Athens, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Asuncion in June, with highs in Athens at 35°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours

Nafplio

— 2 nights
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Panaghia, then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, and finally steep yourself in history at Lion Gate. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, contemplate the long history of Bourtzi, and then take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Nafplio travel route site.

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Nafplio, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Olympia.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Olympia

— 2 nights
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE. Inscribed on the World Heritage List, the remains of Olympia's sanctuary allow visitors to admire the timeless mastery of ancient Greek builders.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Olympia, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity, then relax in the rural setting at Klio's Honey Farm, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Euphoria Spa. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Archimedes Museum, then do a tasting at Olympia Land Winery, then pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Olympia trip planner.

You can drive from Nafplio to Olympia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Olympia when traveling from Nafplio in June, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Olympia

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Wineries

Kalambaka

— 1 night
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 13th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Varlaam Monastery.

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Getting from Olympia to Kalambaka by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kalambaka can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites · Parks

Thessaloniki

— 1 night

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, don't miss a visit to White Tower of Thessaloniki, pause for some photo ops at Arch of Galerius, contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St.Sophia, and finally don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square.

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Drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Thessaloniki when traveling from Kalambaka in June, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Museums · Historic Sites

Corfu Town, Corfu

— 4 nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: Island Horses (in Paleokastritsa), Agios Spyridonas (Foresta Nisos & St. Spyridon First Beach) and Corfu Reptilla Roda (in Roda). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, step into the grandiose world of New Fortress, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, and get a dose of the wild on Madalena Boat Trips.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Thessaloniki to Corfu Town by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Corfu Town can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 3 nights

Chora Mykonos

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, kick back and relax at Agios Sostis Beach, indulge your taste buds at Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm, and don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town tour app.

Fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Corfu Town in June: highs in Mykonos Town hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Heraklion, Crete

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, meet the residents at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, and finally do a tasting at Winery Stilianou. On the next day, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, then steep yourself in history at Castello del Molo (Koules), then stop by Nerium Oleander, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion online tour planner.

Ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Heraklion in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. June in Heraklion sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Fira, Santorini

— 4 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for wineries, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Thera.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fira trip maker site.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Fira in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Tours · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.