60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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Kos Town, Kos
— 6 nights
Ferry to Rhodos, Taxi to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 6 nights
Drive
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Rhodes Town, Rhodes
— 7 nights
Fly
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Chania Town, Crete
— 4 nights
Shuttle
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Heraklion, Crete
— 7 nights
Drive
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Hersonissos, Crete
— 5 nights
Taxi to Heraklion, Ferry to Fira
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Fira, Santorini
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 6 nights
Fly
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Athens
— 7 nights
Fly
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Thessaloniki
— 5 nights
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Kos Town, Kos

— 6 nights
Situated on a tiny island big on history and culture, Kos Town sits in an area dotted with well-preserved ancient ruins.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kardamena Beach (in Kardamena), LynnYannYoga (in Mastichari) and Folk Museum of Antimachia (in Antimachia). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with Sail Kos, delve into the distant past at Asklepion Kos, enjoy the sand and surf at Marmari Beach, and learn about winemaking at KTIMA AKRANI (Triantafyllopoulos Winery).

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kos Town vacation maker tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Kos Town is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Brussels in May, with highs in Kos Town at 27°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Kos Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Lindos, Rhodes

— 6 nights
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Explore Lindos' surroundings by going to Ebonas Winecellar (in Embonas) and Art Park Rhodes (in Archipoli). Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lindos Beach, stroll through Tsambika Beach, get a new perspective on things with Lepia Dive Centre, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Church of the Panagia.

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You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Kos Town to Lindos in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daytime highs in Lindos are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Rhodes Town, Rhodes

— 7 nights
A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rhodes Town: Valley of the Butterflies (in Petaloudes), Ancient Kamiros (in Kalavarda) and Rodos Nature - Folklore Museum (in Kolimbia). On the 12th (Sat), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Faliraki Beach. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, steep yourself in history at Street of the Knights, enjoy the sand and surf at Anthony Quinn Bay, and view the masterpieces at La Magia.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rhodes Town online itinerary planner.

Getting from Lindos to Rhodes Town by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In June in Rhodes Town, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can fly to Chania Town.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Chania Town, Crete

— 4 nights
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Explore Chania Town's surroundings by going to Georgioupolis Safari (in Georgioupolis), Astrikas Estate Biolea (in Astrikas) and Rethymnon (Monastery of Arkadi, The Venetian Fortezza, &more). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront activity at Old Venetian Harbor, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Chania, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Perla, and learn about all things military at Maritime Museum of Crete.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Chania Town driving holiday site.

Traveling by flight from Rhodes Town to Chania Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June in Chania Town, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the shuttle to Heraklion.

Things to do in Chania Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Heraklion, Crete

— 7 nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Heraklion: Kazantzakis Museum (in Myrtia), Hippocampus Dive Centre (in Bali) and Reptisland (in Melidoni). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of The Palace of Knossos, take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, experience rural life at Snail Farm and Fun, and do a tasting at Winery Stilianou.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Heraklion trip planning tool.

You can take a shuttle from Chania Town to Heraklion in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hersonissos.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hersonissos, Crete

— 5 nights
Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hersonissos: Elounda (Spas & Fortress Spinalonga), Agios Nikolaos (Lake Voulismeni, Archaeological Museum of Agios Nikolaos, &more) and Dikteon Cave (in Psichro). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, stop by Luxurious Furs, take in breathtaking views at Aposelemis canyon, and meet the residents at CRETAquarium.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hersonissos trip planning site.

Hersonissos is very close to Heraklion. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Hersonissos

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Fira, Santorini

— 6 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Get out of town with these interesting Fira side-trips: Akrotiri (La Ponta & Experience Horse Riding). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fira day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Hersonissos to Fira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Fira sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 6 nights

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.
Explore Mykonos Town's surroundings by going to Delos (Archaeological Site of Delos, House of Dionysus, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Little Venice, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), discover the deep blue sea with GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort, and do a tasting at Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Mykonos Town online tour itinerary planner.

Ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. July in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Athens

— 7 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Nafplio (Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Nauplion Promenade, &more). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, and delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens.

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You can fly from Mykonos Town to Athens in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. When traveling from Mykonos Town in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Thessaloniki

— 5 nights

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Change things up with these side-trips from Thessaloniki: Ktima Gerovassiliou (in Epanomi), Panagia Dovra Church (in Veroia) and Daysailing (in Afitos). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Agios Nikolaos Orphanos, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, and examine the collection at Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai (Vergina).

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Traveling by flight from Athens to Thessaloniki takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Athens in July since evenings lows in Thessaloniki dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.