12 days in Athens & Aegina Itinerary

12 days in Athens & Aegina Itinerary

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Start: Athens
1
Athens
— 8 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
2
Aegina
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
End: Athens

8
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis of Athens and Agios Dionysios Areopagitis Church will appeal to history buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and ARCHELON Τhe Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece. Venture out of the city with trips to Vouliagmeni Beach (in Vouliagmeni), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Lagonisi) and Dasoktima Tatoiou (in Acharnes). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Plaka, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, take a stroll around Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, and explore the galleries of Athens Art Gallery.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Athens sightseeing planning app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Aegina.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glyfada, Vouliagmeni Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, Dasoktima Tatoiou, Amazing Chocolate
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

3
nights
Aegina

Aegina ©
Aegina is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece in the Saronic Gulf, 27km from Athens. On the 26th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Temple of Aphaia, pause for some serene contemplation at Church Saint Nicholas the Thalassinos, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Isodia Theotokou, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Moni Island Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Aegina, admire the masterpieces at Musee Christos Capralos, contemplate the long history of Agion Theodoron Church, examine the collection at Historical & Folklore Museum of Aegina, thenlook for gifts at Iliachtina Arts - Crafts, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Aegina holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Athens to Aegina in 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aegina

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Temple of Aphaia ©
Temple of Aphaia
Agios Minas Monastery ©
Agios Minas Monastery
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo

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