29 days in Greece Itinerary

29 days in Greece Itinerary

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29 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  25​h
1
Athens
— 3 nights
ferry:  3​h
2
Mykonos Town, Mykonos
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Kini
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Paros
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h
5
Naxos
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h
6
Ios
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
7
Fira, Santorini
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
8
Oia, Santorini
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Athens
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles


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3
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get some historical perspective at Archaeological Site Mycenae and Temple of Hephaestus. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Plaka, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Theater of Dionysus, and get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Athens trip website .

Los Angeles, USA to Athens is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 10 hours. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Athens, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Archaeological Site Mycenae, Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at Paraportiani Church and Church of Saint George. Relax by the water at Panormos Beach and Super Paradise Beach. Take a break from Mykonos Town with a short trip to Archaeological Site of Delos in Delos, about 1h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Little Venice, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), stroll through Paradise Beach, and stop by Evelin Gallery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town driving holiday planner .

Getting from Athens to Mykonos Town by combination of subway and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In November, daily temperatures in Mykonos Town can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kini.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Evelin Gallery, Panormos Beach, Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach
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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach

3
nights
Kini

Kini ©
On the 18th (Mon), admire the striking features of Saint Nicholas Church, then ponder the world of politics at Ermoupolis City Hall, and then pause for some photo ops at Statue of Andreas Vokos. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Kini Beach, then kick back and relax at Galissas Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agios Georgios Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of The Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kini holiday maker site .

You can drive from Mykonos Town to Kini in 3.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Paros.

Things to do in Kini

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Hermoupolis, Galissas, Agathopes Beach, Agios Georgios Church, Church of The Assumption of Virgin Mary
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Galissas Beach ©
Galissas Beach
Agios Stefanos Church ©
Agios Stefanos Church
Agathopes Beach ©
Agathopes Beach

2
nights
Paros

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum Parou, then step off the mainland to explore Parikia Town, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kolymbithres Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at Lefkes. On the next day, go for a stroll along the water at Old Port of Naoussa, enjoy the sand and surf at Martselo beach, and then look for gifts at Atelier Paros.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Paros itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Kini to Paros takes 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 57°F. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Naxos.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Lefkes ©
Lefkes
Old Port of Naoussa ©
Old Port of Naoussa

3
nights
Naxos

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Portara and Panagia Ekatondapiliani. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Mikri Vigla Beach and Aeolis Aghios Georgios Beach. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Kastro, contemplate the long history of Old Town, look for gifts at Naxos Art - Techni Store, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plaka Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Naxos online day trip planner .

Getting from Paros to Naxos by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Naxos are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Milos.

Things to do in Naxos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Panagia Ekatondapiliani
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Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Portara ©
Portara
Panagia Ekatondapiliani ©
Panagia Ekatondapiliani

2
nights
Ios

Ios ©
Halfway between Naxos and Santorini lies tiny Ios, famous worldwide as one of the Aegean's liveliest nightlife hubs.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Manganari Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Gremiotissa Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Ag. Theodoti Beach, and then stroll through Mylopotas Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ios route app .

Drive from Naxos to Ios in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in November, and nighttime lows around 57°F. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Oia.

Things to do in Ios

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Sikinos
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Manganari Beach ©
Manganari Beach
Mylopotas Beach ©
Mylopotas Beach
The Zoodohos Pigi monastery ©
The Zoodohos Pigi monastery

3
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Red Beach and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Get some historical perspective at Akrotiri and Ancient Thera. There's much more to do: stroll through Kamari Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at Asimis Kolaitou Art Gallery Santorini, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Fira online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Ios to Fira takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in November, and nighttime lows around 58°F. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Oia.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kamari, Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach

5
nights
Oia, Santorini

Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Visit Ekklisia Panagia Platsani and Byzantine Castle Ruins for their historical value. Visit Katharos Beach and Baxedes Beach for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, learn about all things military at Naval Maritime Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Georgios Church.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Oia trip simple and quick.

Oia is just a stone's throw from Fira. December in Oia sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Oia

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Koloumbos Beach, Oia's Main Street
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani ©
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani
Amoudi Bay ©
Amoudi Bay

2
nights
Athens

Athens ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, then enjoy the sand and surf at Voula Beach, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Oia to Athens by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, car, and flight; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Oia in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Athens, with lows of 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus
Voula Beach ©
Voula Beach

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