10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greece trip itinerary planner

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Fly
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 1 night
Ferry
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Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
Ferry
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 1 night
Fly
4
Athens
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive
6
Delphi
— 1 night
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos

— 1 night

Chora Mykonos

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 21st (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mykonos Town road trip planning app.

London, UK to Mykonos Town is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Mykonos Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, expect Mykonos Town to be somewhat warmer, temps between 22°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Akrotiri, Santorini

— 1 night

Greek Pompeii

Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, explore by horseback at Experience Horse Riding, then do a tasting at Boutari Winery, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri online travel route builder.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. April in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trip

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Heraklion, Crete

— 1 night
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 24th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and then steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Heraklion itinerary maker app.

Traveling by ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Athens

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

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You can fly from Heraklion to Athens in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. In April in Athens, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:

Kalambaka

— 1 night
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 29th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kalambaka trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Athens to Kalambaka takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, Kalambaka is a bit cooler than Athens - with highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Delphi

— 1 night
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 30th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, then take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of Delphi.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Delphi trip builder.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Delphi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums
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Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.