11 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

11 days in Greek Isles Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chicago
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Lindos, Rhodes
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
2
Karpathos
— 6 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Chicago

2
nights
Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Medieval City and Acropolis of Lindos. You'll get in some beach time at Agathi Beach and Lindos Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Lindos side-trips: Anthony Quinn Bay (in Faliraki) and Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes (in Rhodes Town). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Tsambika Byzantine Museum and enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Pavlos Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Lindos road trip site.

Chicago, USA to Lindos is an approximately 20.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Lindos, with lows of 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Karpathos.

Things to do in Lindos

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Rhodes Town, Agathi Beach, Anthony Quinn Bay
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Agathi Beach ©
Agathi Beach
Anthony Quinn Bay ©
Anthony Quinn Bay
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach

6
nights
Karpathos

Karpathos ©
Known largely for its secluded coves and untamed mountains, rugged Karpathos reputedly remains one of the last truly authentic Greek islands.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Amoopi Beach and Achata. Step out of the city life by going to Kira Panagia Beach and Damatria Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Diakoftis Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Theodoros, and savor the flavors at En Plo.

To find out how to plan a trip to Karpathos, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Lindos to Karpathos in 6.5 hours. July in Karpathos sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 74°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karpathos

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Kira Panagia Beach ©
Kira Panagia Beach
Diakoftis Beach ©
Diakoftis Beach
En Plo ©
En Plo

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