16 days in Greece Itinerary

16 days in Greece Itinerary

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16 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
2
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
ferry:  2​h
3
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
Fly + subway:  2​h 45​min
4
Athens
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Nafplio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Delphi
— 1 night
Drive + ferry:  6​h
7
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Mykonos Town is known for nightlife, beaches, museums, historic sites, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Little Venice, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paraportiani Church, sample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company, and get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Mykonos.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town online tour itinerary planner .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Mykonos Town is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Mykonos Town due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in April, things will get a bit cooler in Mykonos Town: highs are around 22°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Speed Boats Tours, Mykonos Brewing Company
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Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)

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 11th (Sat), do a tasting at Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A., ride a horse along Santo Horse Riding, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Akrotiri online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by ferry from Mykonos Town to Akrotiri takes 2 hours. April in Akrotiri sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Heraklion.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Trails

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
Heraklion, Crete

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 12th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and then delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos. Here are some ideas for day two: observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, see the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Heraklion road trip planning tool .

Ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Heraklion in 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Heraklion are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Kazantzakis Museum
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Room Escape Games
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum

3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, contemplate the long history of Ancient Agora of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and subway from Heraklion to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Athens are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Nauplion Promenade, then step into the grandiose world of Fortress Palamidi, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Bourtzi, take in the views from Arkadiko Bridge, and then contemplate the long history of The Great Theatre of Epidaurus.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nafplio route planner .

Traveling by car from Athens to Nafplio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Nafplio, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mycenae, The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
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Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus ©
The Great Theatre of Epidaurus
Fortress Palamidi ©
Fortress Palamidi

1
night
Delphi

Delphi ©
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 19th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, take an in-depth tour of Delphi Archaeological Museum, then explore the ancient world of Delphi, and finally delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Delphi online day trip planner .

Getting from Nafplio to Delphi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Nafplio in April since evenings lows in Delphi dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou
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Delphi ©
Delphi
Temple of Apollo In Delphi ©
Temple of Apollo In Delphi
Delphi Archaeological Museum ©
Delphi Archaeological Museum

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, then don't miss a visit to Spianada Square, and finally don't miss a visit to Monastery of Myrtiotisa. On your second day here, get outside with Silvaland, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Corfu, then step into the grandiose world of Mon Repos Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Corfu Town trip builder app .

Getting from Delphi to Corfu Town by combination of car and ferry takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. In April in Corfu Town, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Corfu, Church of the Panayia Kassopitra
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

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