17 days in Dodecanese Itinerary

17 days in Dodecanese Itinerary

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Kos Town, Kos
— 5 nights
Lindos, Rhodes
— 7 nights
— 2 nights

Kos Town, Kos

Kos Town ©
Situated on a tiny island big on history and culture, Kos Town sits in an area dotted with well-preserved ancient ruins.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kos Town: Kardamena Beach (in Kardamena), Kefalos (Agios Stefanos Beach & Paradise Beach) and LynnYannYoga (in Mastichari). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Kos Town Castle, kick back and relax at Kamari Beach, stop by Olive Wood, and explore the ancient world of Asklepion Kos.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kos Town travel app.

Melbourne, Australia to Kos Town is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Kos Town is minus 8 hours. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Kos Town, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Kos Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kos, Kefalos, Mastichari, Kardamena Beach, Tigaki Beach
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Kos Town Castle ©
Kos Town Castle
Asklepion Kos ©
Asklepion Kos

Lindos, Rhodes

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lindos: Faliraki (Faliraki Beach, Water Park, &more), Rhodes Town (Medieval City, Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, &more) and Ancient Kamiros (in Kalavarda). Spend the 20th (Tue) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Lindos, make a trip to Monastery of Panagia Ypseni, stroll through Agathi Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church of the Panagia.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Lindos planner.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Kos Town to Lindos in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In September in Lindos, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Karpathos.

Things to do in Lindos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Faliraki, Rhodes Town, Rhodes, Natura Rodos, Monastery of Panagia Ypseni
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Acropolis of Lindos ©
Acropolis of Lindos
Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach


Karpathos ©
Known largely for its secluded coves and untamed mountains, rugged Karpathos reputedly remains one of the last truly authentic Greek islands.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): have a few drinks at En Plo, enjoy the sand and surf at Diakoftis Beach, thensee the interesting displays at Folk Art Museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Apella Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Kato Lako Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Amoopi Beach.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Karpathos journey tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Lindos to Karpathos in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Karpathos can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karpathos

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