7 days in Greece Itinerary

7 days in Greece Itinerary

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Athens
— 4 nights
2
Heraklion, Crete
— 2 nights

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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Attractions like Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, and take a stroll through Monastiraki.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens trip itinerary planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Athens is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Reykjavik to Athens, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Athens is much warmer than Reykjavik - with highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Must see
Acropolis Museum
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Neighborhood
Plaka
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2
nights
Heraklion, Crete

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
On the 6th (Tue), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, steep yourself in history at The Palace of Knossos, and then take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Castello del Molo (Koules), take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete, and then get a new perspective on nature at The Natural History Museum of Crete.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Heraklion trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Heraklion in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In April, daytime highs in Heraklion are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Aquarium
Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos
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