15 days in Greece Itinerary

15 days in Greece Itinerary

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Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights
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Fira, Santorini
— 1 night
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Athens
— 4 nights
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Nafplio
— 3 nights
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Delphi
— 1 night
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Kalambaka
— 1 night
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Thessaloniki
— 2 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 14th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, learn more about the world around you at The Natural History Museum of Crete, then get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum of Crete, and finally take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, then see the interesting displays at Kazantzakis Museum, then take a pleasant ride with Finikia Horseriding, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Titus.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Heraklion trip itinerary builder site.

Toronto, Canada to Heraklion is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Heraklion due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Toronto in November: high temperatures in Heraklion hover around 24°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

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History Museum
Historical Museum of Crete
4.6

1
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Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, stop by Sand Lily Boutique, then explore the striking landscape at Skaros Rock, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fira trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Heraklion to Fira takes 2.5 hours. November in Fira sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

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Ruin
Akrotiri
4.1
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Geologic Formation
Skaros Rock
4.7

4
nights
Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

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: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see reviews and other tourist information, read our Athens travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Fira to Athens in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. November in Athens sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nafplio.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

3
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Nafplio

Nafplio ©
Nafplio, a city famed for its narrow lanes and elegant architecture, provides a comfortable base for exploring the many surrounding ancient sites.
Nafplio is known for historic sites, beaches, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, examine the collection at Komboloi Museum, steep yourself in history at The Great Theatre of Epidaurus, and learn about all things military at War Museum of Nafplio.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Nafplio online holiday maker.

Drive from Athens to Nafplio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Athens in November, things will get little chillier in Nafplio: highs are around 19°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Delphi.

Things to do in Nafplio

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping

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World heritage site
Archaeological Site Mycenae
4.4

1
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Delphi

Delphi
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Delphi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Delphi holiday builder.

You can drive from Nafplio to Delphi in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Delphi when traveling from Nafplio in November, with lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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World heritage site
Delphi
4.8

1
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Kalambaka

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 25th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of the Great Meteoron, then don't miss a visit to Meteora, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Roussanou Monastery.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Kalambaka itinerary planner.

Drive from Delphi to Kalambaka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in November, things will get a bit cooler in Kalambaka: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
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Must see
Meteora
4.9
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Religious Site
Roussanou Monastery
4.5

2
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Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki ©

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, don't miss a visit to White Tower of Thessaloniki, look for gifts at Hellofrom Thessaloniki, then don't miss a visit to Aristotelous Square, then steep yourself in history at Hagios Demetrios, and finally steep yourself in history at Osios David (The Latomou Monastery). Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Church of St.Sophia, then appreciate the history behind Arch of Galerius, then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, and finally examine the collection at Hellenic Pharmaceutical Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Thessaloniki holiday planning tool.

Drive from Kalambaka to Thessaloniki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Thessaloniki can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

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Observation Deck
White Tower of Thessaloniki
4.4

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