15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Start: Athens
Subway + Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
2
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
Fly + Subway:  2 h 45 min
4
Athens
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive + Ferry:  4 h
8
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  2 h 45 min
End: Athens

2
nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as House of Dionysus and Avenue of the Lions are in your itinerary. For shopping fun, head to Minima Gallery or The Big White Gallery. Step out of Mykonos Town with an excursion to Archaeological Museum of Delos in Delos--about 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Little Venice, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint George, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the exciting artwork at The House of Fine Art - HOFA Gallery Mykonos.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mykonos Town itinerary planner.

Athens to Mykonos Town is an approximately 2.5- hour combination of subway and flight. You can also ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Delos, Mykonos, Monastery of Panayia Tourliani
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Archaeological Museum of Delos ©
Archaeological Museum of Delos
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Monastery of Panayia Tourliani ©
Monastery of Panayia Tourliani

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): examine the collection at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, then do a tasting at Artemis Karamolegos Winery, then see the interesting displays at Monastery of Profitis Ilias, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): stop by Epilekton, explore the world behind art at MATI Art Gallery, view the masterpieces at Art Space, explore the historical opulence of Castelli of Pyrgos, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Fira trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, Monastery of Profitis Ilias, Akrotiri, Epilekton, Art Space
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Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos ©
Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist

1
night
Heraklion, Crete

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
On the 23rd (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then stop by Nerium Oleander, then explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, and finally learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Heraklion trip itinerary maker.

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Heraklion in 2 hours. In April in Heraklion, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

The Palace of Knossos
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The Natural History Museum of Crete ©
The Natural History Museum of Crete
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Poseidon will appeal to history buffs. Head to Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou' and Ioannidou Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Athens online trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Temple of Poseidon
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National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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nights
Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site Mycenae, take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, and then explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Lion Gate and then contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nafplio trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Athens to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in April, plan for little chillier nights in Nafplio, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Lion Gate ©
Lion Gate

1
night
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tholos, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and finally get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Delphi day trip site.

You can drive from Nafplio to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 9°C in Delphi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums
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Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi ©
Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

1
night
Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 30th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Varlaam Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roussanou Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kalambaka tour itinerary site.

Getting from Delphi to Kalambaka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in April, you will find days in Kalambaka are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites Parks
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Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Meteora ©
Meteora
Varlaam Monastery ©
Varlaam Monastery

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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 1st (Fri): stop by Corfu Old Town, delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Spiridon. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of Paleokastritsa, steep yourself in history at Achilleion Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Tsami Ceramics, then browse for treasures at Icon Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Corfu Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Emporion D'artes.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Corfu Town vacation planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Kalambaka to Corfu Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kalambaka in April since evenings lows in Corfu Town dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Gastouri, Monastery of Paleokastritsa
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Achilleion Museum ©
Achilleion Museum
Church of Saint Spiridon ©
Church of Saint Spiridon

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