60 days in Greece Itinerary

60 days in Greece Itinerary

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Faliraki, Rhodes
— 4 nights
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Akrotiri, Santorini
— 3 nights
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Heraklion, Crete
— 5 nights
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Drive to Heraklion International Nikos Kazantzakis Airport, Fly to Kalamata Airport, Drive to Kardamili
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Kardamili
— 7 nights
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Athens
— 8 nights
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Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 8 nights
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Drive to Zakynthos, Ferry to Pesáda, Drive to Argostolion
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Argostolion, Kefalonia
— 8 nights
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Drive to Fiskardo, Ferry to Nydri, Drive to Igoumenitsa, Ferry to Corfu, Drive to Paleokastritsa
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Paleokastritsa, Corfu
— 7 nights
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— 7 nights
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Faliraki, Rhodes

— 4 nights
Famed for its sandy beaches, Faliraki serves as a major destination on the island of Rhodes.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Faliraki Beach and Lindos Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Anthony Quinn Bay and Agathi Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Valley of the Butterflies (in Petaloudes), Lindos (Village of Lindos & Acropolis of Lindos) and Ancient Kamiros (in Kalavarda). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Tsambika Beach and explore the activities along Epta Piges.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Faliraki trip itinerary builder.

Melbourne, Australia to Faliraki is an approximately 26-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Faliraki, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in July: high temperatures in Faliraki hover around 86°F and lows are around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Faliraki

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Santorini

— 3 nights

Greek Pompeii

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Red Beach and Akrotiri. We've included these beaches for you: Caldera Beach and Kamari Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, learn about winemaking at Venetsanos Winery, and examine the collection at Tomato Industrial Museum, D.Nomikos.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Akrotiri online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Faliraki to Akrotiri in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Heraklion, Crete

— 5 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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like The Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. We've included these beaches for you: Matala beach and Komos Beach. Explore Heraklion's surroundings by going to Snail Farm and Fun (in Tylissos), Melidoni (Melidoni Cave & Reptisland) and Livadi Beach (in Bali). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, steep yourself in history at Venetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis, get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion journey planner.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Heraklion are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Kardamili.

Things to do in Heraklion

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kardamili

— 7 nights
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Delfinia Beach and Petrochori Beach. Kids will enjoy Ritsa Beach and Skoutari Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kardamili: Alypa Beach (in Alipa), Pylos (Tsiklitira's House, Museum of Pylos, &more) and Antigua Mesenia (in Messini).

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kardamili trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Heraklion to Kardamili. Traveling from Heraklion in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Kardamili, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Kardamili

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Athens

— 8 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum. Visit Voula Beach and Porto Rafti Beach for some beach relaxation. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, and wander the streets of Plaka.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Athens road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kardamili to Athens takes 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kardamili in July since evenings lows in Athens dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Vasilikos, Zakynthos

— 8 nights
Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
You'll get in some beach time at Banana Beach and Porto Roma Beach. Kids will enjoy Gerakas Beach and Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach). Get out of town with these interesting Vasilikos side-trips: Alykanas Beach (in Alykanas), Drosia Beach (in Drosia) and Alykes Beach (in Alykes). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Vasilikos Beach, stroll through Ampoula Beach, identify plant and animal life at Zakynthos Turtle Rescue Center, and make a splash at Tsilivi Waterpark.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Vasilikos day trip planning website.

Getting from Athens to Vasilikos by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Athens in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Vasilikos, with lows of 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Argostolion.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Argostolion, Kefalonia

— 8 nights
A modern town with a traditional character, Argostolion draws visitors with museums, gardens, squares, pedestrianized shopping streets, and a cobbled seaside promenade.
Bring the kids along to Skala Beach and Minies beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spasmata Beach and Kanali Beach. Explore Argostolion's surroundings by going to Mounda Beach (in Katelios), Kaminia Beach (in Eleios-Pronnoi) and Mandola Concept Store (in Skala). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Agia Eleni Beach and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lagadakia Beach.

Start your trip to Argostolion by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Vasilikos to Argostolion takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paleokastritsa.

Things to do in Argostolion

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Paleokastritsa, Corfu

— 7 nights
Heartily dedicated to tourism, Corfu's popular resort town of Paleokastritsa lures vacationers with lavish hotels and beaches surrounded by a hilly countryside of olive groves and fragrant fruit orchards.
Bring the kids along to Paleokastritsa Beach and Limni Beach. Relax by the water at La Grotta Beach and Rovinia Beach. Explore Paleokastritsa's surroundings by going to Kassiopi Castle (in Kassiopi), Beach Kontogialos (in Pelekas) and Agios Spyridonas (Foresta Nisos, St. Spyridon First Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue, have some family-friendly fun at Corfu Kart Cross, explore the fascinating underground world of Nissaki Cave, and get outside with Sakis Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Paleokastritsa road trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Argostolion to Paleokastritsa takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Paleokastritsa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 7 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.
You'll get in some beach time at Panormos Beach and Paraga Beach. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Little Venice and Agios Sostis Beach. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Elia Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agrari Beach, make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and examine the collection at Aegean Maritime Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mykonos Town trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Paleokastritsa to Mykonos Town by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Paleokastritsa in August: highs in Mykonos Town hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · 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.