10 days in Greece Itinerary

10 days in Greece Itinerary

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10 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
Fly + subway:  2​h 45​min
2
Athens
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
4
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
ferry:  2​h
5
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Sao Paulo

1
night
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.
On the 15th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Corfu Donkey Rescue and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Spyridon First Beach. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu, don't miss a visit to Spianada Square, and then admire the landmark architecture of Corfu Museum of Asian Art.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Corfu Town holiday maker app .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Corfu Town is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Corfu Town. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Corfu Donkey Rescue, St. Spyridon First Beach
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Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

2
nights
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 17th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, then explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and then wander the streets of Plaka.

To see reviews and other tourist information, use the Athens trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Corfu Town to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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 19th (Sat): do a tasting at Winery Stilianou, explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Titus. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip tool .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Heraklion are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Winery Stilianou, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, The Palace of Knossos
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Winery Stilianou ©
Winery Stilianou
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Mon), learn about winemaking at Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A., explore by horseback at Santo Horse Riding, then stroll through Red Beach, and finally delve into the distant past at Akrotiri.

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Traveling by ferry from Heraklion to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A.
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Santo Horse Riding ©
Santo Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally take a stroll through Little Venice.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town journey planner.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Mykonos Town are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Paradise Beach
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Archaeological Museum of Mykonos ©
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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