5 days in Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

5 days in Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

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5 days in Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

Cairo
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Platys Gialos
— 3 nights
Fly + subway:  2​h 30​min
Athens
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Cairo

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Platys Gialos

Playtis Gialos, a popular resort on Mykonos, serves as a convenient starting point for regular sightseeing tours of the island's southern coastline.
Visit Kapari Beach and Platis Gialos Beach for some beach relaxation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Paranga Beach and The Windmills (Kato Milli). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, make a trip to Rarity Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Little Venice, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Super Paradise Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Platys Gialos sightseeing planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Platys Gialos is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Cairo in August, you will find days in Platys Gialos are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Platys Gialos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Paradise Beach, Kapari Beach, Paraga Beach
Accommodations
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Platis Gialos Beach
Super Paradise Beach
Paradise Beach

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Athens

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then wander the streets of Plaka District, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Athens itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Platys Gialos to Athens takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Platys Gialos in August, you will find days in Athens are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens
Plaka District
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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