19 days in Athens & Sounio Itinerary

19 days in Athens & Sounio Itinerary

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Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Athens
— 15 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Sounio
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h
End: Kuwait City

15
nights
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Nafplio (Arvanitia beach, Fortress Palamidi, &more), Attica Zoological Park (in Spata) and Corinth (Akrokorinthos, Archea Korinthos, &more). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site Mycenae, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Athens day trip planning tool.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Athens is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. Traveling from Kuwait City to Athens, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in July: highs in Athens hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sounio.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Nafplio, Corinth, Loutraki, Kantia Beach, Attica Zoological Park
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Sounio

Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Galliki Skala, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pouda Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally delve into the distant past at Ancient Theater of Thorikos. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Sounio Beach and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Poseidon.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sounio trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Athens to Sounio in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Sounio are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sounio

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lagonisi, Galliki Skala, Ancient Theater of Thorikos
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sounio Beach ©
Sounio Beach
Temple of Poseidon ©
Temple of Poseidon

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