8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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1
Athens
— 1 day
2
Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
3
Rhodes Town
— 1 night
4
Fira
— 2 nights

1
day
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): appreciate the history behind Temple of Athena Nike, then wander the streets of Anafiotika, then pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, and finally delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Athens. In June in Athens, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Temple of Athena Nike ©
Temple of Athena Nike
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Anafiotika ©
Anafiotika

3
nights
Mykonos Town

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.
Armenistis Lighthouse and Monastery of Panayia Tourliani will appeal to history buffs. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Ornos Beach and Megali Ammos. There's much more to do: stroll through Psaros Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mykonos Brewing Company.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town vacation maker website.

Getting from Athens to Mykonos Town by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Athens in June, expect nights in Mykonos Town to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Mykonos, Ano Mera, Ornos Beach, Armenistis Lighthouse, Paradise Beach
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Ornos Beach ©
Ornos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Armenistis Lighthouse ©
Armenistis Lighthouse

1
night
Rhodes Town

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.
On the 5th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Filerimos Monastery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Filerimos, then delve into the distant past at Apollo temple, and finally explore the ancient world of The Acropolis of Rhodes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue, see the interesting displays at Kahal Shalom Synagogue, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Castle, steep yourself in history at Street of the Knights, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleman mosque, and finally contemplate the long history of Hafiz Ahmed Agha Library.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rhodes Town trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Rhodes Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. June in Rhodes Town sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Filerimos, Apollo temple, Hafiz Ahmed Agha Library
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Church of Our Lady of Filerimos ©
Church of Our Lady of Filerimos
Street of the Knights ©
Street of the Knights
Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue ©
Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue

2
nights
Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, then see the interesting displays at Cultural Village, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelli of Pyrgos. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Dominican Sisters, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, take in the exciting artwork at Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini, shop like a local with MATI Art Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Fira trip planner.

Getting from Rhodes Town to Fira by combination of flight and ferry takes about 6 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Fira are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Pyrgos
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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