2 days in Athens Itinerary

2 days in Athens Itinerary

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One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 12th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, and then admire the natural beauty at National Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Athens sightseeing planner .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In May in Athens, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Acropolis of Athens
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