30 days in Greece Itinerary

30 days in Greece Itinerary

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Faliraki, Rhodes
— 4 nights
2
Athens
— 8 nights
3
Nafplio
— 5 nights
4
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 7 nights
5
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 3 nights
6
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights

4
nights
Faliraki, Rhodes

Faliraki ©
Famed for its sandy beaches, Faliraki serves as a major destination on the island of Rhodes.
Popular historic sites such as Village of Lindos and Acropolis of Lindos are in your itinerary. Family-friendly places like Anthony Quinn Bay and Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Faliraki: Agathi Beach (in Haraki) and Lindos Beach (in Lindos). On the 4th (Mon), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Faliraki Beach. There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Rhodes (Hospital of the Knights) and look for gifts at Natura Rodos.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Faliraki trip planner.

Exeter, UK to Faliraki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Exeter to Faliraki. In September in Faliraki, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Faliraki

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Lindos, Rhodes Town, Agathi Beach, Natura Rodos
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Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Faliraki Beach ©
Faliraki Beach
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach

8
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Family-friendly places like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus will thrill your kids. Let the collections at Acropolis Museum and Museum of Cycladic Art capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Attica Zoological Park (in Spata) and Vouliagmeni (Astir Beach & Akti Vouliagmenis). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Plaka, shop like a local with Ermou Street, visit Monastiraki, and explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Faliraki to Athens takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Vouliagmeni, Glyfada Beach, Attica Zoological Park
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

5
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fortress Palamidi and The Great Theatre of Epidaurus. Bring the kids along to Archea Korinthos and Akrokorinthos. Explore Nafplio's surroundings by going to Corinth Canal (in Corinth) and Archaelogical site of Nemea (in Nemea). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, look for gifts at Genesis Ceramic Workshop, contemplate the long history of Lion Gate, and kick back and relax at Karathona Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Nafplio route builder website.

Drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Athens in September since evenings lows in Nafplio dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Corinth, Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, Archaelogical site of Nemea
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Archea Korinthos ©
Archea Korinthos

7
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Little Venice and Minima Gallery. Visiting Elia Beach and Kalo Livadi Beach will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Mykonos Town side-trips: Agios Prokopios Beach (in Agios Prokopios) and Naxos Town (Old Town & Naos tou Apollona - Portara). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, stroll through Agios Sostis Beach, and make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town tour planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Nafplio to Mykonos Town in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Nafplio in September, Mykonos Town is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Naxos Town, Minima Gallery, Agios Sostis Beach, Elia Beach
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Red Beach and Caldera Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Perivolos and White Beach. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, learn about winemaking at Boutari Winery, examine the collection at Cultural Village, and kick back and relax at Eros Beach.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Akrotiri trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2.5 hours. September in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Vlychada, Pyrgos, Perivolos, Megalochori
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Perivolos ©
Perivolos

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, then delve into the distant past at Malia Minoan Palace, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Stalis Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus, get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, then explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, and finally don't miss a visit to Venetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis.

Discover how to plan a Heraklion trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Akrotiri to Heraklion by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Heraklion can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Stalis Beach, Malia Minoan Palace
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Historical Museum of Crete ©
Historical Museum of Crete

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