11 days in Greece Itinerary

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Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Kamari
— 2 nights
Ferry to Heraklion, Taxi to Hersonissos
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Hersonissos
— 1 night
Drive
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Rethymnon
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Athens
— 2 nights
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Mykonos Town — 3 nights

Chora Mykonos

A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Step out of the city life by going to Paradise Beach and Elia Beach. Get some cultural insight at Little Venice and Aegean Maritime Museum. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Platis Gialos Beach, don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), stroll through Agios Sostis Beach, and stop by 100% Mykonos.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip builder website.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Mykonos Town is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Mykonos Town. When traveling from Kuwait City in September, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Mykonos Town: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Kamari.
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Kamari — 2 nights

Kamari is a coastal village on the southeastern part of the Aegean island of Santorini, Greece, in the Cyclades archipelago with a population of approx. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): examine the collection at Museum of Prehistoric Thira, take in the exciting artwork at Nikola's Art Gallery, then surround yourself with nature on Santorini Sailing, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Ancient Thera, explore the galleries of Ernesto Workshop & Gallery, then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, and finally explore the galleries of Eduart Gjopalaj Workshop.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kamari trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Mykonos Town to Kamari in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hersonissos.
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Hersonissos — 1 night

Wholeheartedly dedicated to tourism, Hersonissos remains best known for its vibrant nightlife, its bars and clubs attracting partygoers from around the world.
On the 5th (Wed), get interesting insight from Coral Diving Crete, then see the interesting displays at Lychnostatis Open Air Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Stalis Beach, and finally stop by Olivia Shop.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hersonissos route planning website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Kamari to Hersonissos takes 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Hersonissos when traveling from Kamari in October, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rethymnon.
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Rethymnon — 2 nights

Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Omodamos Ceramic Artifacts, stop by Rethymnon Old Town, take an in-depth tour of Historical and Folklore Museum of Rethymno, then steep yourself in history at The Venetian Fortezza, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Terzisart. Here are some ideas for day two: gain interesting insight with Georgioupolis Safari, then explore the activities along Lake Kournas, and then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Ancient Aptera.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rethymnon online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Hersonissos to Rethymnon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. October in Rethymnon sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can fly to Athens.
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Athens — 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 8th (Sat), take a stroll through Ermou Street, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, then see the interesting displays at Museum 'Atelier Spyros Vassiliou', and finally stop by Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Athens trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Rethymnon to Athens in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October in Athens, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 18°C at night. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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Greece travel guide

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Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.
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Crete travel guide

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Great Island
The largest of the Greek islands, Crete offers travelers more than just sun, sea, and sand. Famed for its warm hospitality, outstanding infrastructure, and contrasting landscapes, the island represents one of the world's richest areas in terms of history and culture. Crete burst onto the world scene over 4,000 years ago, when it served as the center of the Minoan civilization, one of Europe's earliest organized societies. Despite the island's wealth of developed beaches, the traces of the mysterious and enchanting Minoan empire remain Crete's top attraction, drawing visitors from all over the world. The island capital Heraklion provides an ideal base for exploring a renowned Minoan palace complex, the site of Europe's oldest city.
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