Places to See in Greece in 7 Days

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What to Do in Greece For a Week

Greece is a country that offers a perfect combination of breathtaking natural beauty, ancient history, and modern-day charm. With its iconic beaches, picturesque islands, and stunning mountain ranges, it's no surprise that Greece is a popular tourist destination. If you're planning a trip to Greece, and only have seven days, then you'll need to make the most of your time there. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the best places to see in Greece in just 7 days.

1. Athens

Athens Start your Greek adventure by visiting the capital city, Athens. It is home to some of the most iconic historical sites in the world, such as the Acropolis, the Parthenon, and the Ancient Agora. Explore the city's vibrant neighborhoods, including Plaka and Monastiraki, where you can find traditional Greek restaurants, shops, and markets.

Suggested Tours:
> Athens Sightseeing Tour with Acropolis & Museum
> Best of Athens: Acropolis and City Private Tour

10 best things to do in Athens
Best things to do in Athens

2. Santorini

Santorini is a picturesque island in the Aegean Sea that's famous for its stunning sunsets and incredible views. Take a cable car up to the town of Fira and explore the narrow streets, white-washed buildings, and traditional tavernas.

Suggested Tours:
> Santorini Sailing Tour
> Santorini Private Sightseeing Tour
> Santorini Sightseeing Private Tour with Wine Tasting




3. Mykonos

Mykonos is a stunning island in the Cyclades that's famous for its beautiful beaches, vibrant nightlife, and charming white-washed buildings. Take a boat trip to the nearby island of Delos, which is home to some of the most well-preserved ancient ruins in Greece.

Suggested Tours:
> Half-Day Mykonos Town Private Tour
> Delos & Rhenia Cruise
> Mykonos South Coast Cruise

what to do in athens


Athens travel guide

4. Nafplion

Nafplio is a charming town on the Peloponnese peninsula that's home to some of the most beautiful Venetian architecture in Greece. Visit the Palamidi Fortress and climb the 999 steps to the top for breathtaking views of the town and the sea.

5. Olympia

Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games and home to some of the most well-preserved ancient ruins in Greece. Visit the site of the ancient Olympic Stadium, the Temple of Zeus, and the Archaeological Museum.

Suggested Tours:
> 3-Day Classical Greece Tour

Athens Lycabettus Hill


day trips from athens

6. Meteora

Meteora is a stunning UNESCO World Heritage site that's home to six monasteries perched on top of towering rock formations. Take a guided tour of the monasteries and learn about the history and culture of this incredible site.

Suggested Tours:
> 2 Day Delphi & Meteora Tour
> 4-Day Classical Greece Tour


7. Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki is the second-largest city in Greece and a hub of culture and history. Visit the White Tower, the Archaeological Museum, and the Byzantine churches in the city center. Take a stroll along the waterfront and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of this cosmopolitan city.

Suggested Tours:
> Alexander The Great Private Tour

day trips from athens



In just 7 days, you can explore some of the most beautiful and historic places in Greece. From the ancient ruins of Athens and Olympia to the stunning islands of Mykonos and Santorini, Greece has something to offer for every type of traveler. So pack your bags and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in one of the most beautiful countries in the world!

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Some of our suggestions:

1) Athens Mykonos & Santorini

2) Mykonos Naxos & Santorini

3) Athens Delphi & Meteora

4) Mykonos Paros & Santorini

5) Classical Greece Tour & Meteora

6) Classical Greece Tour with Nafplion & Meteora

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