7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 day
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Athens
— 2 nights
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3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Ferry
4
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
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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.
On the 24th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, and then expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town attractions tool.

Hamburg, Germany to Corfu Town is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Hamburg to Corfu Town, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Hamburg in September, with highs in Corfu Town at 32°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Corfu Town

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2
nights
Athens

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): wander the streets of Plaka, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Athens online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Corfu Town to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Plaka ©
Must see
Plaka
4.4
Acropolis Museum ©
Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Popular historic sites such as Akrotiri and Ekklisia Panagia Platsani are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Kamari Beach and Skaros Rock. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on things with Santorini Sailing, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, kick back and relax at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and stroll through Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fira trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Akrotiri ©
Must see
Akrotiri
4.1
Red Beach ©
Beach
Red Beach
3.0
Kamari Beach ©
Beach
Kamari Beach
3.7

1
night
Heraklion, Crete

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 30th (Wed): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, then get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, and then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Fira to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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