27 days in Greece Itinerary

27 days in Greece Itinerary

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Laganas, Zakynthos
— 3 nights
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Argostolion, Cephalonia
— 4 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
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Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
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Nafplio
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 4 nights
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights

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Laganas, Zakynthos

The center of nightlife on the island of Zakynthos, the popular tourist resort of Laganas boasts over a hundred bars and clubs.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Laganas: Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria), Xigia Beach (in Koroni) and Blue Caves (in Korithi). There's lots more to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour, Head underground at Black Cave, examine the collection at Aristeon Ecological Olive Press, and relax in the rural setting at Therianos Family Farm.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Laganas trip builder.

Edinburgh, UK to Laganas is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Edinburgh to Laganas is 2 hours. When traveling from Edinburgh in July, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Laganas: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Argostolion.

Things to do in Laganas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Speed Boats Tours
4.9
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Horseback Riding Tour
Laganas Horse Riding Center
4.8

4
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Argostolion, Cephalonia

Argostolion ©
A modern town with a traditional character, Argostolion draws visitors with museums, gardens, squares, pedestrianized shopping streets, and a cobbled seaside promenade.
Venture out of the city with trips to Monastery of Panagia Agrilion (in Sami), Skala Beach (in Skala) and Fishing Tourism Kefalonia Dimitrios-Efthimia (in Katelios). There's still lots to do: get outside with Vathy Bay, experience rural life at Dias Beekeeping, get engrossed in the history at Corgialenios Istoriko kai Laografiko Mouseio, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Nikos Kavvadias.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Argostolion trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Laganas to Argostolion takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Argostolion are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Argostolion

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Aegeo Spas, then see the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos. On your second day here, observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, read Heraklion route maker site.

Getting from Argostolion to Heraklion by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Heraklion sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Zoos & Aquariums

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Must see
Aegeo Spas
4.7

4
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Fira, Santorini

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, get a dose of the wild on Santorini Sailing, don't miss a visit to Sunset in Oia, and learn about winemaking at Santo Winery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Fira trip planner.

Getting from Heraklion to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries · Tours

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Ruin
Akrotiri
4.1
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Santorini Sailing
4.7

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

Mykonos Town ©

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: wander the streets of Little Venice, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), enjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, and sample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town trip itinerary website.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Nafplio.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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Neighborhood
Little Venice
4.2

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Nafplio

Nafplio ©
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 22nd (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Panaghia, then take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, and finally explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nafplio trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Mykonos Town to Nafplio in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Nafplio when traveling from Mykonos Town in July, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Archaeological Site Mycenae
4.4
Pier / Boardwalk
Nauplion Promenade
4.6

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Athens

Athens ©

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: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, stop by Monastiraki, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and contemplate the long history of Ancient Agora of Athens.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Athens trip tool.

You can drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Athens. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sakis Water Sports (in Kalami) and Bataria Beach (in Kassiopi). The adventure continues: expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu, make a splash at Aqualand Corfu Water Park, see the interesting displays at Casa Parlante, and look for gifts at Corfu Sandals.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Corfu Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in July, Corfu Town is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Old Fortress Corfu
4.3
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Architectural Building
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
4.6

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