7 days in Milos, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

7 days in Milos, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

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7 days in Milos, Mykonos & Athens Itinerary

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

1
day
Milos

Milos ©
The result of thousands of years of volcanic activity, the island of Milos features a craggy coastline interspersed by shallow beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Catacombs of Milos.

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Cairo, Egypt to Milos is an approximately 5-hour flight. When traveling from Cairo in August, plan for slightly colder days in Milos, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can fly to Platys Gialos.

Things to do in Milos

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Kleftiko Beach ©
Kleftiko Beach
Sarakiniko Beach ©
Sarakiniko Beach
Catacombs of Milos ©
Catacombs of Milos

2
days
Platys Gialos

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraportiani Church, then don't miss a visit to Rarity Gallery, and finally make a trip to The Windmills (Kato Milli). Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Paradise Beach, kick back and relax at Kapari Beach, and then kick back and relax at Platis Gialos Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Milos to Platys Gialos takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Platys Gialos can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Platys Gialos

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Mykonos Town, Paradise Beach, Kapari Beach, Panormos Beach
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Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

3
days
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, make a trip to Ancient Agora of Athens, admire all the interesting features of Panathenaic Stadium, and take a stroll through Plaka.

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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; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Platys Gialos in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
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Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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