9 days in Greece Itinerary

9 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Denver
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Chania Town, Crete
— 1 night
Taxi + Ferry:  4 h
2
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Denver

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at German War Cemetery. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Greek National Football Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse, explore the activities along Lake Kournas, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Church, and finally delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Chania Town online sightseeing planner.

Denver, USA to Chania Town is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Denver in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Chania Town, with lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Chania Town

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lake Kournas, German War Cemetery, St. Nicholas Church, Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera
Highlights from your plan
Greek National Football Museum ©
Greek National Football Museum
St. Nicholas Church ©
St. Nicholas Church
Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera ©
Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, enjoy the sea views from Akrotiri LightHouse, and then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museum of Prehistoric Thira, thentrek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and then explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Fira trip maker app.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Chania Town to Fira in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Fira are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Santo Winery, Skaros Rock, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Highlights from your plan
Akrotiri LightHouse ©
Akrotiri LightHouse
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Mount Lycabettus has been added to your itinerary. On the 16th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus, thendelve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, thenappreciate the history behind Erechtheion, and finally visit Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea, thenget engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Athens travel route planning app.

You can fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Athens are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, see the interesting displays at Casa Parlante, and then wander the streets of Corfu Old Town. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, thenkick back and relax at La Grotta Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of Paleokastritsa.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Corfu Town using our trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in July, Corfu Town is little chillier at night with lows of 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Monastery of Paleokastritsa, La Grotta Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Monastery of Paleokastritsa ©
Monastery of Paleokastritsa
Casa Parlante ©
Casa Parlante

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