31 days in Greece Itinerary

31 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Amman
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Nafplio
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Pylos
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
6
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
7
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
8
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Amman

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Appreciate the collections at Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum. Popular historic sites such as Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: stop by Plaka, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Athens trip planner.

Amman, Jordan to Athens is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. In June in Athens, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

4
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus and Nauplion Promenade. Your inner history buff will appreciate Archaeological Site Mycenae and Mystras. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nafplio: Amyklaion and Sanctuary of Apollo (in Amykles) and Astros Beach (in Paralio Astros). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, take an in-depth tour of Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, delve into the distant past at Arkadiko Bridge, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tiryns.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nafplio journey planner.

You can drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Nafplio when traveling from Athens in June, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pylos.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mycenae, Amyklaion and Sanctuary of Apollo, Astros Beach, Mystras, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Highlights from your plan
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Mystras ©
Mystras

4
nights
Pylos

Pylos ©
Pylos, historically also known under its Italian name Navarino, is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castle of Pylos and Methoni Castle. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Koroni Castle and Tsiklitira's House. Take a break from Pylos with a short trip to Peroulia Beach in Vounaria, about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Petrochori Beach, identify plant and animal life at Messinia Wild Experience, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Voidokilia Beach.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pylos trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Pylos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in June, Pylos is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Pylos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Petrochori, Castle of Pylos, Peroulia Beach, Golden Beach (Divari Beach), Koroni Castle
Highlights from your plan
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach
Koroni Castle ©
Koroni Castle
Messinia Wild Experience ©
Messinia Wild Experience

4
nights
Vasilikos, Zakynthos

Vasilikos ©
Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
Relax by the water at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) and Kalamaki Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Grampsas Winery and Saint Nicholas Church. Get out of town with these interesting Vasilikos side-trips: Mikro Nisi Beach (in Mikro Nisi) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Laganas). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Vrahos Beach and stroll through Gerakas Beach.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vasilikos road trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pylos to Vasilikos. June in Vasilikos sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mikro Nisi Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), Kalamaki Beach, Grampsas Winery
Highlights from your plan
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki Beach
St Nicholas Beach ©
St Nicholas Beach

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Corfu Museum of Asian Art and Tsami Ceramics. Get in touch with nature at Corfu Donkey Rescue and Marathias Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Corfu Town: Halikounas Beach (in Chalikounas), Paleokastritsa (Paleokastritsa Beach, Limni Beach, &more) and Notos Beach (in Notos). The adventure continues: deepen your knowledge of military history at Old Fortress Corfu, stroll through Paradise Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, and step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town day trip site.

You can fly from Vasilikos to Corfu Town in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Corfu Town are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Tsami Ceramics, Halikounas Beach, Marathias Beach, Notos Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Paleokastritsa Beach ©
Paleokastritsa Beach

4
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Panormos Beach and Platis Gialos Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Little Venice and Aegean Maritime Museum. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Sostis Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalo Livadi Beach, sample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company, and make a trip to Rarity Gallery.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Corfu Town in July, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mykonos, Panormos Beach, Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Akrotiri and Agios Nikolaos Church. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kamari Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, get interesting insight from Tours, kick back and relax at Almyra Beach, and stroll through Red Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Akrotiri online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2.5 hours. July in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kamari, Santorini, Perissa, Cultural Village, Boutari Winery
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand 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 14th (Tue), do a tasting at Domaine Paterianakis- Κτήμα Πατεριανάκη, learn about winemaking at Winery Stilianou, thenexplore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, and finally learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and then take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Heraklion vacation maker tool.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Heraklion are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Winery Stilianou, The Palace of Knossos
Highlights from your plan
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos

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