15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
2
Akrotiri, Santorini
— 2 nights
3
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 4 nights
4
Athens
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos, then get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete, and then take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Heraklion trip maker tool.

Manila, Philippines to Heraklion is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Manila to Heraklion due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Manila in May: highs in Heraklion hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre, The Palace of Knossos, Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre ©

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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.
Explore Akrotiri's surroundings by going to Sunset in Oia (in Oia) and Ancient Thera (in Kamari). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kamari Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Akrotiri day trip app.

Ride a ferry from Heraklion to Akrotiri in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Oia, Kamari, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ancient Thera ©
Ancient Thera

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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, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Little Venice, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, see the interesting displays at Aegean Maritime Museum, and kick back and relax at Panormos Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mykonos Town day trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Panormos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Aegean Maritime Museum ©
Aegean Maritime Museum

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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, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, and wander the streets of Plaka.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Mykonos Town to Athens takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. In May in Athens, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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