8 days in Greece Itinerary

8 days in Greece Itinerary

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8 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Goiania
Fly:  22​h
1
Athens
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Goiania

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Plaka and Acropolis of Athens are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Temple of Olympian Zeus and Temple of Hephaestus. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea, and take a stroll through Monastiraki.

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Goiania, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time (BRT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Goiania in August, with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Corfu Museum of Asian Art, then explore the historical opulence of New Fortress, then expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu, and finally don't miss a visit to Spianada Square.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Corfu Town journey planner .

Do a combination of subway and flight from Athens to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Corfu Town, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
New Fortress ©
New Fortress

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at Akrotiri LightHouse, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach. On your second day here, examine the collection at Tomato Industrial Museum, do a tasting at Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A., then enjoy the sand and surf at Caldera Beach, and finally ride a horse along Santo Horse Riding.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Akrotiri tour itinerary maker website .

Getting from Corfu Town to Akrotiri by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Corfu Town in August, you will find days in Akrotiri are slightly colder (35°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Boutari, J., & Son Wineries S.A., Tomato Industrial Museum, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

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