7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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7 days in Greece Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  6​h
1
Naxos
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h
2
Paros
— 1 night
ferry:  3​h
3
Fira, Santorini
— 2 nights
+3
bus + Fly + taxi + ferry:  6​h 15​min
4
Kos Town, Kos
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Corfu Town, Corfu
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Cairo

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): wander the streets of Old Town.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Naxos online road trip planner .

Cairo, Egypt to Naxos is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. While traveling from Cairo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Naxos, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Paros.

Things to do in Naxos

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach
Agios Prokopios Beach ©
Agios Prokopios Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
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.
On the 25th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Lefkes, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalogeros Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral, and finally head off the coast to Parikia Town.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paros journey builder site .

Traveling by ferry from Naxos to Paros takes an hour. August in Paros sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Paros

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Beaches
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Lefkes ©
Lefkes
Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral ©
Panayia Ekatondapiliani Cathedral
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town

2
nights
Fira, Santorini

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 26th (Sun), learn about winemaking at Santo Winery, stroll through Perivolos, and then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, and then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Fira travel route builder site .

You can ride a ferry from Paros to Fira in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Fira are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kos Town.

Things to do in Fira

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Akrotiri, Santo Winery, Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, Perivolos
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani ©
Ekklisia Panagia Platsani
Perivolos ©
Perivolos

1
day
Kos Town, Kos

Kos Town ©
Situated on a tiny island big on history and culture, Kos Town sits in an area dotted with well-preserved ancient ruins.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tigaki Beach, then explore the ancient world of Asklepion, and then explore the historical opulence of Kos Town Castle.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Kos Town trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Fira to Kos Town takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or ride a ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Kos Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Kos Town

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Asklepion, Tigaki Beach
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Kos Town Castle ©
Kos Town Castle
Asklepion ©
Asklepion

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take a stroll through Corfu Old Town, explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu, and then see the interesting displays at Achilleion Museum.

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

Do a combination of bus and flight from Kos Town to Corfu Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Corfu Town can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Corfu Town

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Achilleion Museum
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Achilleion Museum ©
Achilleion Museum

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