25 days in Greece Itinerary

25 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Montreal, Quebec
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 45 min
5
Athens
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Nafplio
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Delphi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
8
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Thessaloniki
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Montreal, Quebec

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 out of town with these interesting Corfu Town side-trips: Arena horse riding corfu (in Perithia), Sakis Water Sports (in Kalami) and Limni Beach (in Paleokastritsa). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, experience rural life at MKB Corfu Beekeeping Vasilakis, deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu, and learn about winemaking at Theotoky Estate.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Corfu Town road trip planning site.

Montreal, Canada to Corfu Town is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Montreal in May; daily highs in Corfu Town reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

MKB Corfu Beekeeping Vasilakis, Theotoky Estate, Arena horse riding corfu, Sakis Water Sports, Ipsos Aqua Arena
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town online holiday planner.

Fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos Brewing Company, Panormos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

3
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.
Akrotiri is known for beaches, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, stroll through Almyra Beach, and kick back and relax at Caldera Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Akrotiri online trip maker.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. June in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kamari, Megalochori, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
nights
Heraklion, Crete

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.
On the 7th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, and then do a tasting at Winery Stilianou. On your second day here, make a trip to Archeologikos Choros Tilissos, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Archeologikos Choros Tilissos, The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Winery Stilianou
Highlights from your plan
Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
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, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Athens route planner.

Getting from Heraklion to Athens by combination of flight and subway takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Venture out of the city with trips to Corinth (Akrokorinthos & Corinth Canal). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, get to know the fascinating history of Tiryns, take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, and step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nafplio sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Athens to Nafplio by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nafplio when traveling from Athens in June, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Corinth, Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation ©
Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation

2
nights
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Delphi, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo In Delphi. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at MoKa Honey, make a trip to O Tafos tou Lokrou, then learn about all things military at Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tholos.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Delphi road trip site.

You can drive from Nafplio to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Delphi when traveling from Nafplio in June, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

MoKa Honey
Highlights from your plan
Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and finally contemplate the long history of Varlaam Monastery.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kalambaka route builder tool.

You can drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kalambaka when traveling from Delphi in June, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) ©
Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada)

2
nights
Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©
A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, steep yourself in history at Arch of Galerius, enjoy breathtaking views from White Tower of Thessaloniki, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, then make a trip to Aristotelous Square, and finally steep yourself in history at Church of St.Sophia. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, contemplate the long history of Church of Agios Nikolaos Orphanos, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Osios David (The Latomou Monastery).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kalambaka in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Thessaloniki, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki

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