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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Glyfada Beach, wander the streets of Plaka, then stop by Ermou Spirits Cava Pittaras Trade Beverages, and finally wander the streets of Ermou Street.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In May in Athens, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
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Acropolis of Athens
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Plaka

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