43 days in Greece Itinerary

43 days in Greece Itinerary

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Milos
— 2 nights
2
Fira, Santorini
— 4 nights
3
Naxos
— 3 nights
4
Paradise Beach, Mykonos
— 2 nights
5
Skiathos
— 4 nights
6
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 4 nights
7
Lefkada
— 3 nights
8
Lixouri, Cephalonia
— 3 nights
9
Vasilikos, Zakynthos
— 5 nights
10
Plakias, Crete
— 2 nights
11
Chania Town, Crete
— 4 nights
12
Lindos, Rhodes
— 4 nights

2
nights
Milos

Milos ©
The result of thousands of years of volcanic activity, the island of Milos features a craggy coastline interspersed by shallow beaches.
Visiting Kleftiko Beach and Sarakiniko Beach will get you outdoors. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Firiplaka Beach and Paliochori Beach. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Agios Haralambos, enjoy the sand and surf at Tsigrado Beach, and stop by Vanilla.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Milos trip maker tool.

Cairo, Egypt to Milos is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. While traveling from Cairo, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Milos, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Milos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:
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Kleftiko Beach ©
Kleftiko Beach
Paliochori Beach ©
Paliochori Beach
Tsigrado Beach ©
Tsigrado Beach

4
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Get outdoors at Perivolos and Santorini Volcano. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Prehistoric Thira and S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Skaros Rock, take in the exciting artwork at Tzamia - Krystalla Art Gallery Santorini, hike along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, and learn about winemaking at Santo Winery.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fira road trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Milos to Fira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Santorini, Pyrgos, Oia, Perivolos, Skaros Rock
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 11:
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Museum of Prehistoric Thira ©
Museum of Prehistoric Thira
Perivolos ©
Perivolos
Skaros Rock ©
Skaros Rock

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Mikri Vigla Beach and Agios Prokopios Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Plaka Beach and Alyko Dimou Naxou. There's lots more to do: stroll through Agia Anna Beach, view the masterpieces at Fish & Olive, stop by Naxia Sweet Home, and examine the collection at Eggares Olive Press Museum.

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

You can ride a ferry from Fira to Naxos in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Paradise Beach.

Things to do in Naxos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:
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Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach
Alyko Dimou Naxou ©
Alyko Dimou Naxou

2
nights
Paradise Beach, Mykonos

Paradise Beach ©
Sun-drenched Paradise Beach remains largely responsible for Mykonos' nickname, the "Ibiza of Greece." Considered one of the island's major attractions, the beach draws a young crowd of hedonists with its bars and clubs, serving cold drinks and a party atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Super Paradise Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Elia Beach, and then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli). Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, stroll through Ornos Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Paradise Beach travel route planner.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Naxos to Paradise Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Skiathos.

Things to do in Paradise Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Elia Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Ornos Beach
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:
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Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach
Super Paradise Beach ©
Super Paradise Beach
Ornos Beach ©
Ornos Beach

4
nights
Skiathos

Skiathos ©
Boasting some of Greece's finest beaches, Skiathos swells with vacationers from colder European countries at the height of the tourist season.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arkos and The Blue House Art Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Elia Beach and Agios Ioannis Beach. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Mandraki Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Agios Nikolaos Church and Clock Tower, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lalaria Beach, and get a new perspective on things with GR Boat Rentals.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Skiathos trip tool.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Paradise Beach to Skiathos in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In November, daily temperatures in Skiathos can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Skiathos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Agios Ioannis Beach
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 20:
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Koukounaries Beach ©
Koukounaries Beach
Maratha Beach ©
Maratha Beach
Lalaria Beach ©
Lalaria Beach

4
nights
Corfu Town, Corfu

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Paralia Agios Georgios and Canal D'Amour. Step out of the city life by going to Barbati Beach and Sidari Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to La Grotta Beach (in Paleokastritsa), Alikes Lefkimis (in Molos) and Mavroudis Family Museum and Modern Olive Oil Press (in Vraganiotika). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Banknote Museum of the Ionian Bank, stop by Corfu Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Ioannis the Precursor, and stop by Mezzo Mezzo.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town day trip app.

You can fly from Skiathos to Corfu Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Skiathos in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Corfu Town, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lefkada.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Sidari, Achilleion Museum, Barbati Beach, Paralia Agios Georgios, La Grotta Beach
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 24:
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Canal D'Amour ©
Canal D'Amour
Paralia Agios Georgios ©
Paralia Agios Georgios
Sidari Beach ©
Sidari Beach

3
nights
Lefkada

Lefkada ©
Connected to mainland Greece by a long causeway and floating bridge, Lefkada represents more than just an island paradise of modern seaside resorts and pristine Ionian beaches.
Visit Egremni Beach and Milos Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Porto Katsiki and Sivota Boat Rentals. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Folklore Museum Karia, enjoy the sand and surf at Kathisma Beach, admire the sheer force of Nydri Waterfalls, and learn about winemaking at Lefkas Earth Winery.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lefkada trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Corfu Town to Lefkada in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Lixouri.

Things to do in Lefkada

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 27:
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Egremni Beach ©
Egremni Beach
Milos Beach ©
Milos Beach
Kathisma Beach ©
Kathisma Beach

3
nights
Lixouri, Cephalonia

Lixouri ©
Once serving as a favorite summer retreat for the children of the royal family, Lixouri today attracts crowds of holidaymakers to its narrow, paved streets, busy waterfront, and lovely central square surrounded by old-fashioned cafes.
Visit Petani Beach and Makris Gialos Beach for some beach relaxation. Museum-lovers will get to explore Corgialenios Istoriko kai Laografiko Mouseio and Divino Wines and Vinegar. Get out of town with these interesting Lixouri side-trips: Antisamos Beach (in Sami) and Platis Gialos Beach (in Lassi). There's more to do: stroll through Myrtos Beach.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lixouri online trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lefkada to Lixouri. In November in Lixouri, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vasilikos.

Things to do in Lixouri

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Lassi, Myrtos Beach, Antisamos Beach, Divino Wines and Vinegar, Corgialenios Istoriko kai Laografiko Mouseio
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Petani Beach ©
Petani Beach
Makris Gialos Beach ©
Makris Gialos Beach
Myrtos Beach ©
Myrtos Beach

5
nights
Vasilikos, Zakynthos

Vasilikos ©
Home to just a few hundred year-round residents, Vasilikos draws thousands of daily visitors with its beaches and restaurants during peak tourist season.
Let the collections at Aristeon Ecological Olive Press and Giatras Museum-Dionysios Art Gallery capture your imagination. Visit Xigia Beach and Kalamaki Beach for some beach relaxation. Go for a jaunt from Vasilikos to Tsilivi to see Speed Boats Tours about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Porto Limnionas, stroll through Banana Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Dionisios Church, and stop by Spinspot Ceramics & Pottery.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vasilikos holiday planning site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Lixouri to Vasilikos in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. November in Vasilikos sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Plakias.

Things to do in Vasilikos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Zakynthos, Zakynthos Town, Kalamaki Beach, Xigia Beach, Spinspot Ceramics & Pottery
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 5:
Highlights from your plan
Aristeon Ecological Olive Press ©
Aristeon Ecological Olive Press
Porto Limnionas ©
Porto Limnionas
Laganas Beach ©
Laganas Beach

2
nights
Plakias, Crete

Plakias ©
Take a break from the city and head to Skinaria Beach and Preveli Beach. Museum-lovers will appreciate War Museum Askifou and Folk Museum of Spili. Get out of town with these interesting Plakias side-trips: Matala beach (in Matala), Agia Marina Donkey Rescue Sanctuary (in Mires) and Kurtes (in Zaros).

To find out how to plan a trip to Plakias, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Vasilikos to Plakias in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. December in Plakias sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Chania Town.

Things to do in Plakias

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Matala beach, Preveli Beach, Lake Kournas, Agia Marina Donkey Rescue Sanctuary, War Museum Askifou
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
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Matala beach ©
Matala beach
Skinaria Beach ©
Skinaria Beach
Preveli Beach ©
Preveli Beach

4
nights
Chania Town, Crete

Chania Town ©
The place where Cretan and Venetian cultures merged in the 13th century, Chania Town attracts throngs of tourists with its well-preserved medieval harbor.
Step off the beaten path and head to Agii Apostoli Beach and Seitan Limania Beach. Appreciate the collections at Archaeological Museum of Chania and Historical and Folklore Museum of Therisos. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chania Town: Falassarna Beach (in Falassarna) and Sfinari Beach (in Sfinari). There's much more to do: admire all the interesting features of Sosorides Beach, stop by Mitos Objects of Art, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and enjoy the sand and surf at Agia Marina Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Chania Town trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Plakias to Chania Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In December, daytime highs in Chania Town are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Chania Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Seitan Limania Beach, Sosorides Beach, Historical and Folklore Museum of Therisos, Agia Marina Beach, Sfinari Beach
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 12:
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Agii Apostoli Beach ©
Agii Apostoli Beach
Falassarna Beach ©
Falassarna Beach
Sfinari Beach ©
Sfinari Beach

4
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Appreciate the collections at Art Park Rhodes and Archaeological Museum of Rhodes (Hospital of the Knights). Step off the beaten path and head to Prasonisi Beach and Afandou Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Lindos side-trips: Kounaki Wines (in Ebonas), Ebonas Winecellar (in Embonas) and Faliraki Beach (in Faliraki). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Monastery Tsambika, enjoy the sand and surf at Agathi Beach, and stroll through Tsambika Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lindos trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chania Town to Lindos in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in December, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Afandou Beach, Kounaki Wines, Monastery Tsambika, Art Park Rhodes, Prasonisi Beach
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach
Afandou Beach ©
Afandou Beach
Art Park Rhodes ©
Art Park Rhodes

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