A Perfect Itinerary To Plan One Week Vacation In Greece
Greece has a lot to serve mainly ranging from its older history, mythology, islands, beaches, food, and ruins. Its beauty and landscapes appeal to all kinds of tourists to explore it from its core. On the contrary, it is also true that the country is too huge that it needs a long vacation in Greece to explore it fully.
The best approach is to pick some of its best and important places to spend a perfect quality vacation visiting islands, history, culture, geography and a lot more. Some of its most beautiful places include Athens, the Acropolis, and Parthenon, the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum and much more of an immense beauty.
Places to Visit:
Temple of Zeus
The National Archeological Museum
Athens City Pass
Lindros and Monolithos
Minoan palace at Knossos
Trip at Glance:
Day 1: Delphi - Santorini
Day 2 & 3: Santorini - Cyclades Island Chain
Day 4 & 5: Cyclades Island Chain - Departure
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Arriving here, the first destination could be Meteora which is the series of monasteries established on the peaks of high rocks. The specialty of the places is that it reflects an overview of the Ottoman empire. From here, move towards the nearby village named Kalambaka where you can easily spend the rest of the day visiting the beauty and fragrance of the village.
Day 2 & 3: Santorini
Santorini is one of the most considered islands in Greece because of its sunsets. Actually, it is called the Cyclades island group like Mykonos, Naxos or Paros. Begin the journey of day 2 with the Sunset dinner cruise to explore the most romantic tourist attractions.
Please note that Santorini couldn’t be explored in a day. It takes minimal of 2 days. So, schedule your timetable accordingly.
After this cruise tour, lead towards the Volcano tour which could take you to the volcano-shaped Santorini via a boat. In your ways, you will be finding Thirasia Island, the hot springs and the town of Oia. The other recommended destinations that could be covered in overall 2 days are mentioned below:
Oia Sunset and Villages tour
Perissa and Kamari Beaches
Wine tasting and vineyard tour
All such destinations can be easily covered in 2 days.
Day 4 & 5: Cyclades Island Chain
The Cyclades island chain in Aegea is the most popular island chain that fills people with great fun and joy. So, get set and ready to spend other 2 days here. Hence begin with Mykonos which is on the northern end of the Cyclades & known for its windmills with plenty of nightlife. On your leading ways, you will be finding Naxos (largest of the Cyclades islands), Koufranissia (a relaxing hike), Ios (a party heaven) and Milos.
From here, say a goodbye to the country with a bucket full of memories and moments. Covering all such destinations you could move towards the airport either on the night of day 5 or in the next day’s morning. Hope this vacation in Greece will make some special moments for you.