8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Porto
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 3 nights
Drive + Ferry:  3 h 30 min
2
Skopelos
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Rhodes Town, Rhodes
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Chania Town, Crete
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Porto

3
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: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, visit Plaka, don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Athens trip itinerary planner.

Porto, Portugal to Athens is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Porto to Athens. In February in Athens, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Skopelos.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Skopelos

Skopelos ©
Known as one of the Aegean's greenest islands, Skopelos features a long coastline of fine beaches and an interior covered with verdant pine forests, olive groves, and plum orchards.
On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Saint Riginos Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Timios Prodromos, thencontemplate the long history of Monastery of Agia Varvara, thenlook for gifts at Mediterraneo Deli Skopelos, and finally trek along Skopelos Walks.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Skopelos trip builder site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Athens to Skopelos in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. While traveling from Athens, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Skopelos, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Skopelos

Parks Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Saint Riginos Monastery ©
Saint Riginos Monastery

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stop by White, thenappreciate the history behind Manto Mavrogenous Square, thenmake a trip to Kapopoulos Fine Arts, and finally visit Little Venice.

To find reviews and tourist information, read our Mykonos Town travel planning website.

You can fly from Skopelos to Mykonos Town in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
White ©
White
Manto Mavrogenous Square ©
Manto Mavrogenous Square

1
night
Rhodes Town, Rhodes

Rhodes Town ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Fanourios Church, look for gifts at Sidoroff Atelier, don't miss a visit to Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, thenexperience the excitement of The Cage, and finally Head underground at Cave Archangel Michael Panormitis.

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Getting from Mykonos Town to Rhodes Town by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. February in Rhodes Town sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Chania Town.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

The Cage
Highlights from your plan
Agios Fanourios Church ©
Agios Fanourios Church

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.
On the 16th (Tue), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then go for a stroll along the water at Old Venetian Harbor.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Chania Town road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Rhodes Town to Chania Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Chania Town can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chania Town

Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
Old Venetian Harbor ©
Old Venetian Harbor
Spas & Wellness

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