57 days in Greece Itinerary

57 days in Greece Itinerary

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Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 5 nights
Ferry
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Fira, Santorini
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Heraklion, Crete
— 3 nights
Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Rhodes
— 3 nights
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Drive to Diagoras Airport, Fly to Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport, Drive to Kassiopi
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Kassiopi, Corfu
— 5 nights
Drive
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Corfu Town, Corfu
— 6 nights
Ferry to Sarandë, Drive to Kalambaka
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
Drive
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Ithaca
— 5 nights
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Svoronata, Kefalonia
— 5 nights
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Tsilivi (Planos), Zakynthos
— 6 nights
Fly to Athens, Bus to Nafplio
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Nafplio
— 5 nights
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Athens
— 5 nights
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Mykonos Town, Mykonos — 5 nights

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.
Mykonos Town is known for sightseeing, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Mykonos Town attractions planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Mykonos Town is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Mykonos Town is minus 8 hours. In July, Mykonos Town is much warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 33°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Fira.
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Fira, Santorini — 6 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Step out of Fira to go to Akrotiri and see Experience Horse Riding, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, make a trip to Sunset in Oia, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Perissa Black Sand Beach.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Fira travel route app.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. July in Fira sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.
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Find places to stay Jul 11 — 17:

Heraklion, Crete — 3 nights

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.
Step out of Heraklion to go to Tylissos and see Snail Farm and Fun, which is approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, steep yourself in history at Castello del Molo (Koules), and do a tasting at Winery Stilianou.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.
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Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:

Lindos, Rhodes — 3 nights

A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Step out of Lindos to go to Kalavarda and see Ancient Kamiros, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Lindos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsambika Beach, and delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Lindos online trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Heraklion to Lindos in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Lindos can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kassiopi.
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Kassiopi, Corfu — 5 nights

Kassiopi is a village, and a resort on the affluent north east coast of Corfu. Explore Kassiopi's surroundings by going to Porto Timoni Beach (in Afionas), Canal D'Amour (in Sidari) and Agios Stefanos Beach (in Agios Stefanos). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with Apollo Dive Center, enjoy the sand and surf at Kanoni Beach, head outdoors with Sakis Water Sports, and identify plant and animal life at Foresta Nisos.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kassiopi online visit planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lindos to Kassiopi. Traveling from Lindos in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kassiopi, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Corfu Town.
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Corfu Town, Corfu — 6 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Corfu Town: Agios Gordios Beach (in Agios Gordios), Corfu Aquarium (in Paleokastritsa) and Ipsos Aqua Arena (in Ipsos). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue, see the interesting displays at Casa Parlante, and take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Corfu.

Plan my day in Corfu Town using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Kassiopi to Corfu Town in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Corfu Town can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kalambaka.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Meteora.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Kalambaka driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Corfu Town to Kalambaka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Corfu Town in August; daily highs in Kalambaka reach 36°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ithaca.
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Ithaca — 5 nights

Ithaca or Ithaka is a Greek island located in the Ionian Sea, off the northeast coast of Kefalonia and to the west of continental Greece.Ithaca's main island has an area of 96km2 and had a population in 2011 of 3,231. Ithaca is known for beaches, sightseeing, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Vathy Bay, get great views at Monastery of Panagia Eleousa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Aspros Gialos Beach, and take in the waterfront at Kioni Harbour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ithaca day trip website.

Traveling by car from Kalambaka to Ithaca takes 8 hours. Traveling from Kalambaka in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ithaca, with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Svoronata.
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Svoronata, Kefalonia — 5 nights

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Svoronata: Fishing Tourism Kefalonia Dimitrios-Efthimia (in Katelios), Skala Beach (in Skala) and Drogarati Cave (in Chaliotata).

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Svoronata tour itinerary builder website.

Travel from Ithaca to Svoronata in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tsilivi (Planos).
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Tsilivi (Planos), Zakynthos — 6 nights

A growing favorite with international vacationers, Tsilivi sits on the northern coast of Zakynthos.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vasilikos (Vasilikos Beach & Gerakas Beach), Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach) (in Anafonitria) and Xigia Beach (in Koroni). There's still lots to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, do a tasting at Grampsas Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Zoro Beach, and Head underground at Black Cave.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tsilivi (Planos) trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Svoronata to Tsilivi (Planos) by journey takes about 4.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nafplio.
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Nafplio — 5 nights

Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Venture out of the city with trips to Corinth (Akrokorinthos & Archea Korinthos) and Corinth Canal (in Isthmia). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, take in the waterfront at Nauplion Promenade, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Palamidi, and don't miss a visit to Syntagma Square.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nafplio road trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tsilivi (Planos) to Nafplio in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nafplio when traveling from Tsilivi (Planos) in August, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Athens.
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Athens — 5 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 historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and visit Monastiraki.

To find out how to plan a trip to Athens, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Nafplio to Athens takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Nafplio in August, Athens is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.
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Find places to stay Aug 25 — 30:

Greece travel guide

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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.
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