9 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

9 days in Athens & Santorini Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens
— 3 nights
2
Fira
— 4 nights

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, see the interesting displays at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, wander the streets of Monastiraki, and admire the natural beauty at National Garden.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Athens road trip planner.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Athens is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Traveling from Porto Alegre to Athens, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Porto Alegre in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Athens: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Fira.

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

4
nights
Fira

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Take a break from Fira with a short trip to La Ponta in Akrotiri, about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, and explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Fira online road trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Fira in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Oia, Kamari, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Skaros Rock
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

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