9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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Fira
— 3 nights
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Milos
— 1 night
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Naxos
— 1 night
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Mykonos Town
— 2 nights
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Athens
— 1 night

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Fira

Fira
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Fira vacation app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Santorini Airport, Mikonos Airport and Heraklion International Nikos Kazantzakis Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Fira can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. You'll set off for Milos on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Fira

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife

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Milos

Milos ©
The result of thousands of years of volcanic activity, the island of Milos features a craggy coastline interspersed by shallow beaches.
On the 22nd (Tue), steep yourself in history at Adamas World War Two Bomb Shelter and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kleftiko Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Milos trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Milos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Milos

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kleftiko Beach ©
Kleftiko Beach

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Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take a stroll through Old Town.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Naxos sightseeing planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Milos to Naxos takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or ride a ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 74°F. You will leave for Mykonos Town on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Naxos

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take a stroll through Little Venice and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Ftelia Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paralia Kalafati, and then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town tour itinerary planner.

Ride a ferry from Naxos to Mykonos Town in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In August in Mykonos Town, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Paralia Kalafati
Highlights from your plan
Paralia Kalafati ©
Paralia Kalafati
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Paraportiani Church ©
Paraportiani Church

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Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Byzantine and Christian Museum, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Cycladic Art, and finally see where the action happens at Panathenaic Stadium.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Athens trip planner.

You can fly from Mykonos Town to Athens in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. When traveling from Mykonos Town in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Athens, with highs around 92°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka
Panathenaic Stadium ©
Panathenaic Stadium

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