9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  4 h
1
Kalamaki, Zakynthos
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Athens
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: London

2
nights
Kalamaki, Zakynthos

Home to a world-famous beach serving as a protected nesting ground for endangered loggerhead sea turtles, Kalamaki sits on the southeastern coastline of Zakynthos.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): putt your heart out at Kalamaki Crazy Golf& Restaurant. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kalamaki road trip site.

London, UK to Kalamaki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Kalamaki due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Kalamaki at 39°C and lows at 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Kalamaki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Speed Boats Tours, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach), History War Museum, Keri Caves
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Speed Boats Tours
Kalamaki Beach ©
Kalamaki Beach
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) ©
Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach)

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Go for a jaunt from Athens to Mycenae to see Archaeological Site Mycenae about 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, go all around town with CityCab, and explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum.

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

You can fly from Kalamaki to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kalamaki in August since evenings lows in Athens dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
When in Fira, make a side trip to see Sunset in Oia in Oia, approximately Oia away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, contemplate the long history of Ancient Thera, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Fira day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Fira are slightly colder (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Akrotiri, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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