17 days in Dodecanese Itinerary

17 days in Dodecanese Itinerary

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

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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: Kefalos (Agios Stefanos Beach & Paradise Beach), LynnYannYoga (in Mastichari) and Kardamena Beach (in Kardamena). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Kos Town Castle, enjoy the sand and surf at Kamari Beach, don't miss a visit to The Antimachia Windmill, and delve into the distant past at Asklepion Kos.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Kos Town trip itinerary maker.

Melbourne, Australia to Kos Town is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Kos Town. While traveling from Melbourne, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Kos Town, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 24°C. On the 17th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Kos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Kos Town Castle ©
Kos Town Castle
Asklepion Kos ©
Asklepion Kos

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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: Ancient Kamiros (in Kalavarda), Rhodes Town (Medieval City, Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, &more) and Faliraki (Faliraki Beach, Water Park, &more). 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 33°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Karpathos.

Things to do in Lindos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Acropolis of Lindos ©
Acropolis of Lindos
Village of Lindos ©
Village of Lindos
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach

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Karpathos

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, then see 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 32°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karpathos

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