29 days in Greece Itinerary

29 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milos
— 1 day
2
Corfu Town
— 3 nights
3
Thessaloniki
— 3 nights
4
Hydra
— 3 nights
5
Athens
— 4 nights
6
Heraklion
— 3 nights
7
Elounda
— 1 night
8
Fira
— 4 nights
9
Kastraki
— 1 night
10
Mykonos Town
— 4 nights

1
day
Milos

Milos ©
The result of thousands of years of volcanic activity, the island of Milos features a craggy coastline interspersed by shallow beaches.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): kick back and relax at Kalogries Beach, thenexplore the historical opulence of Venetian Castle of Milos, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kleftiko Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Milos sightseeing app.

Melbourne, Australia to Milos is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Milos is minus 8 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in May; daily highs in Milos reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can fly to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Milos

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kleftiko Beach ©
Kleftiko Beach
Venetian Castle of Milos ©
Venetian Castle of Milos

3
nights
Corfu Town

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.
Corfu Town is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corfu, step into the grandiose world of New Fortress, and explore the different monuments and memorials at British Cemetry.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Corfu Town attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Milos to Corfu Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, daytime highs in Corfu Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kaiser's Throne, Banknote Museum of the Ionian Bank, Corfu Donkey Rescue, MKB Corfu Beekeeping Vasilakis
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Corfu Donkey Rescue ©
Corfu Donkey Rescue

3
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.
Thessaloniki is known for historic sites, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at White Tower of Thessaloniki, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hagios Demetrios, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Byzantine Culture, and steep yourself in history at Church of Agios Nikolaos Orphanos.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Thessaloniki holiday planning tool.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Thessaloniki in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hydra.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Zeitenlik
Highlights from your plan
Hagios Demetrios ©
Hagios Demetrios
White Tower of Thessaloniki ©
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Museum of Byzantine Culture ©
Museum of Byzantine Culture

3
nights
Hydra

Hydra ©
Hydra is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. Hydra is known for beaches, museums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore by horseback at Harriets Hydra Horses, get engrossed in the history at Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra, don't miss a visit to Mount Eros Hydra, and enjoy the sand and surf at Avlaki Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hydra trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Thessaloniki to Hydra. Traveling from Thessaloniki in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Hydra, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Hydra

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Harriets Hydra Horses ©
Harriets Hydra Horses
Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra ©
Historical Archive - Museum of Hydra
Profitis Ilias Monastery Hydra ©
Profitis Ilias Monastery Hydra

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, explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

Plan trip to Athens with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Explore your travel options from Hydra to Athens with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

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

3
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia) and Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, make a trip to Archeologikos Choros Tilissos, do a tasting at Lyrarakis Winery, and take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Heraklion sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Elounda.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tylissos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Kazantzakis Museum, The Palace of Knossos, Winery Stilianou
Highlights from your plan
Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

1
night
Elounda

Elounda ©
Long a sleepy fishing settlement on Crete's northern coastline, Elounda today serves as a major travel destination, drawing vacationers with a blend of unspoiled natural scenery and luxury resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Ammos Beach, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally stroll through Fortress Spinalonga.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Elounda road trip planning website.

You can drive from Heraklion to Elounda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Elounda are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Elounda

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Agios Nikolaos
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
Lake Voulismeni ©
Lake Voulismeni
Spas

4
nights
Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Change things up with a short trip to La Ponta in Akrotiri (about 30 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, don't miss a visit to Sunset in Oia, and hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Fira trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Elounda to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or fly. May in Fira sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Kastraki.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Skaros Rock, Ancient Thera
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

1
night
Kastraki

Kastraki
For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kastraki trip itinerary maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Fira to Kastraki. May in Kastraki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for Mykonos Town on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Kastraki

Outdoors Parks Tours

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, enjoy the sand and surf at Panormos Beach, don't miss a visit to Kapopoulos Fine Arts, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kastraki to Mykonos Town. June in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ano Mera, Mykonos Brewing Company, Armenistis Lighthouse, Ornos Beach, Panormos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

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