50 days in Greece Itinerary

50 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
2
Apollonii, Lefkada
— 4 nights
3
Ithaca
— 3 nights
4
Argostolion, Cephalonia
— 4 nights
5
Tsilivi, Zakynthos
— 4 nights
6
Monemvasia
— 3 nights
7
Kardamili
— 4 nights
8
Pylos
— 4 nights
9
Nafplio
— 4 nights
10
Athens
— 4 nights
11
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 4 nights
12
Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
13
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
14
Chania Town, Crete
— 1 night

4
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

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 Corfu Town's surroundings by going to Marathias Beach (in Marathias), Paleokastritsa (Rovinia Beach, La Grotta Beach, &more) and Speed Boats Tours (in Kavos). And it doesn't end there: make a splash at Aqualand Corfu Water Park, view the masterpieces at Emporion D'artes, stroll through Agios Petros Beach, and admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Corfu Town online holiday planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Corfu Town is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Zurich to Corfu Town, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in September: high temperatures in Corfu Town hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Apollonii.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Corfu, Marathias Beach, Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Speed Boats Tours
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Aqualand Corfu Water Park ©
Aqualand Corfu Water Park
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art

4
nights
Apollonii, Lefkada

Apollonii ©
Apollonioi is a former municipality on the island of Lefkada, Ionian Islands, Greece. Get out of town with these interesting Apollonii side-trips: Agios Nikitas (Milos Beach & Kathisma Beach), Parasailing & Paragliding (in Nidri) and Avali Beach (in Kalamitsi). There's still lots to do: stroll through Gialos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Giannis Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni, and cool off at Panos Water Sports.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Apollonii trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Corfu Town to Apollonii with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ithaca.

Things to do in Apollonii

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lefkada, Lefkada Town, Agios Nikitas, Parasailing & Paragliding, Lefkada Monastery οf Faneromeni
Highlights from your plan
Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach
Gialos Beach ©
Gialos Beach
Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach

3
nights
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca or Ithaka is a Greek island located in the Ionian Sea, off the northeast coast of Kefalonia and to the west of continental Greece.Ithaca's main island has an area of 96km2 and had a population in 2011 of 3,231. Ithaca is known for beaches, outdoors, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Vathy Bay, kick back and relax at Aspros Gialos Beach, get great views at Monastery of Panagia Eleousa, and take a leisurely stroll along Kioni Harbour.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ithaca sightseeing planner.

Traveling by journey from Apollonii to Ithaca takes 4.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Ithaca are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Argostolion.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Paralia Afales ©
Paralia Afales
Paralia Frikes ©
Paralia Frikes
Monastery of Panagia Eleousa ©
Monastery of Panagia Eleousa

4
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Argostolion: Agia Eleni Beach (in Agia Thekli), Petani Beach (in Lixouri) and Skala (Mandola Concept Store, Skala Beach, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Fteri Beach, take an in-depth tour of Corgialenios Istoriko kai Laografiko Mouseio, pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of Agios Andreas, and stroll through Platis Gialos Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Argostolion tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Ithaca to Argostolion by journey takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tsilivi.

Things to do in Argostolion

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cephalonia, Skala, Lassi, Kaminia Beach, Agia Eleni Beach
Highlights from your plan
Argo Daily Cruises ©
Argo Daily Cruises
Skala Beach ©
Skala Beach
Petani Beach ©
Petani Beach

4
nights
Tsilivi, Zakynthos

A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
Explore Tsilivi's surroundings by going to Giatras Museum-Dionysios Art Gallery (in Agalas), Keri Caves (in Limni Keri) and Banana Beach (in Vasilikos). The adventure continues: race across the water with a speed boat tour, kick back and relax at Alykes Beach, step off the mainland to explore Marathonisi (Turtle Island), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plakaki Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tsilivi day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Argostolion to Tsilivi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Tsilivi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Monemvasia.

Things to do in Tsilivi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Zakynthos, Alykes, Mikro Nisi Beach, Giatras Museum-Dionysios Art Gallery, Black Cave
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)
Keri Caves ©
Keri Caves

3
nights
Monemvasia

Monemvasia ©
Monemvasia is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. Explore Monemvasia's surroundings by going to Elafonisos (Panagia Beach, Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία, &more), Shipwreck Dimitrios (in Gytheio) and Plytras Beach (in Plitra). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Monemvasia Fortress, enjoy the sand and surf at Lefki Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Christ in Chains (Christos Elkomenos), and learn about winemaking at Monemvasia Winery.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Monemvasia online attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Tsilivi to Monemvasia with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Kardamili.

Things to do in Monemvasia

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Elafonisos, Velies, Shipwreck Dimitrios, Plytras Beach
Highlights from your plan
Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία ©
Simos Beach - Σίμος Παραλία
Megali Paralia ©
Megali Paralia
Panagia Beach
Panagia Beach

4
nights
Kardamili

Kardamili ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kardamili: Sparta (Mystras & Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil), Messini (Andromonastiro & Antigua Mesenia) and Statue of Constantine Paleologos (in Mystras).

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kardamili visit planner.

Traveling by car from Monemvasia to Kardamili takes 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pylos.

Things to do in Kardamili

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sparta, Gytheio, Messini, Alypa Beach, Gerolimenas Beach
Highlights from your plan
Mavrovouni Beach ©
Mavrovouni Beach
Mystras ©
Mystras
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia

4
nights
Pylos

Pylos ©
Pylos, historically also known under its Italian name Navarino, is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pylos: Peroulia Beach (in Vounaria), Lagouvardos Beach (in Lagkouvardos) and Koroni Castle (in Koroni). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Voidokilia Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Polylimnio Waterfall, step into the grandiose world of Castle of Pylos, and identify plant and animal life at Messinia Wild Experience.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pylos travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kardamili to Pylos takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Pylos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Methoni, Petrochori, Peroulia Beach, Polylimnio Waterfall, Atelier Sud
Highlights from your plan
Messinia Wild Experience ©
Messinia Wild Experience
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach
Methoni Castle ©
Methoni Castle

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.
Explore Nafplio's surroundings by going to Kranidi (Franchthi Cave & Paralia Lepitsa), Astros Beach (in Paralio Astros) and Corinth (Archaeological Museum of Corinth, Archea Korinthos, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and stop by Eklektopolio.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nafplio trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Pylos to Nafplio takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October, Nafplio is slightly colder than Pylos - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Corinth, Kranidi, Mycenae, Loutraki Beach, 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
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

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: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Athens vacation builder tool.

You can drive from Nafplio to Athens in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Nafplio in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Little Venice, stroll through Ornos Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church.

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

Traveling by flight from Athens to Mykonos Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach, Kalo Livadi Beach, Agios Sostis Beach
Highlights from your plan
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

4
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Step out of Fira to go to Oia and see Sunset in Oia, which is approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, contemplate the long history of Ancient Thera, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamari Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Fira trip builder website.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. October in Fira sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Imerovigli, Akrotiri, Kamari, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, do a tasting at Winery Stilianou, thensee the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, and finally contemplate the long history of Venetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, take an in-depth tour of Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus, thenrelax in the rural setting at Snail Farm and Fun, and finally don't miss a visit to Archeologikos Choros Tilissos.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion tour site.

Getting from Fira to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. October in Heraklion sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can take a shuttle to Chania Town.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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

1
night
Chania Town, Crete

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gouverneto Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), stroll the grounds of Souda Bay War Cemetery, thentake in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, and finally see the interesting displays at Greek National Football Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Chania Town road trip planning website.

Traveling by shuttle from Heraklion to Chania Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Chania Town can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chania Town

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), Souda Bay War Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum
Old Venetian Harbor ©
Old Venetian Harbor
Gouverneto Monastery ©
Gouverneto Monastery

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