23 days in Greece Itinerary

23 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 1 night
2
Sparta
— 1 night
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
4
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 4 nights
5
Oia, Santorini
— 2 nights
6
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
7
Naxos
— 3 nights
8
Paros
— 2 nights
9
Rhodes Town, Rhodes
— 2 nights

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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 1st (Tue): explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Athens online trip planner.

Tunis, Tunisia to Athens is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tunis to Athens due to the time zone difference. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sparta.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites
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Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Erechtheion ©
Erechtheion

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Sparta

Sparta ©
Sparta was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Sparta fast, fun, and easy.

Drive from Athens to Sparta in 3 hours. Traveling from Athens in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Sparta, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Sparta

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Kastora Canyon
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Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil ©
Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Armenistis Lighthouse and Church of Saint George. We've included these beaches for you: Platis Gialos Beach and Panormos Beach. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Ornos Beach, learn about winemaking at Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm, stroll through Paradise Beach, and don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mykonos Town road trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sparta to Mykonos Town. When traveling from Sparta in August, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Armenistis Lighthouse, Paradise Beach, Mykonos Vioma Organic Farm, Platis Gialos Beach, Panormos Beach
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Rarity Gallery ©
Rarity Gallery
Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Ornos Beach ©
Ornos Beach

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Akrotiri, Santorini

Akrotiri ©
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.
Visiting Perivolos and White Beach will get you outdoors. Akrotiri and Venetsanos Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Vlychada Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, get engrossed in the history at La Ponta, and see the interesting displays at Tomato Industrial Museum, D.Nomikos.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Akrotiri trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Akrotiri can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Oia.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Vlychada, Perivolos, Cultural Village, Venetsanos Winery
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach

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Oia, Santorini

Oia ©
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Mnemossyne Gallery, learn about winemaking at Domaine Sigalas, then make a trip to The Castle of St Nicholas, and finally explore the activities along Amoudi Bay. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Oria Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Katharos Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Oia Treasures Art Gallery, then look for gifts at Aquamarine Jewelry, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Oia online trip maker.

You can drive from Akrotiri to Oia in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Fira.

Things to do in Oia

Parks · Shopping · Museums
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Domaine Sigalas ©
Domaine Sigalas
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani ©
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani

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Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): examine the collection at Museum of Prehistoric Thira, learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, then hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and finally view the masterpieces at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery. On the next day, explore the world behind art at MATI Art Gallery.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Fira day trip planning tool.

Fira is very close to Oia. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Fira

Museums · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Santo Winery
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Santo Winery ©
Santo Winery
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Naos tou Apollona - Portara and Old Town. Step off the beaten path and head to Agios Prokopios Beach and Aeolis Aghios Georgios Beach. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plaka Beach, take a stroll through Kastro, stroll through Maragas Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Drossiani Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Naxos driving holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Naxos in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Paros.

Things to do in Naxos

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Naos tou Apollona - Portara ©
Naos tou Apollona - Portara
Old Town ©
Old Town
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach

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Paros

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
On the 18th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Lefkes, then go for a stroll along the water at Old Port of Naoussa, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Ekatondapiliani. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum Parou, then step off the mainland to explore Parikia Town, then explore the fascinating underground world of Marathi Marble Quarries, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Faragas Beach.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Paros road trip planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Naxos to Paros takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Paros

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches
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Lefkes ©
Lefkes
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Panagia Ekatondapiliani ©
Panagia Ekatondapiliani

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Rhodes Town, Rhodes

Rhodes Town ©
A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
Village of Lindos has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Village of Lindos. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Filerimos Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Filerimos, delve into the distant past at The Acropolis of Rhodes, then pause for some photo ops at Ancient Olympic Stadium - Rhodes, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, and finally take an in-depth tour of Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rhodes Town trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Paros to Rhodes Town in 8 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In August, daytime highs in Rhodes Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Filerimos, Lindos
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Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue ©
Kahal Kadosh Shalom Synagogue
Church of Our Lady of Filerimos ©
Church of Our Lady of Filerimos

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