5 days in Athens & Sounio Itinerary

5 days in Athens & Sounio Itinerary

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Start: Athens
1
Athens
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Sounio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Athens

1
night
Athens

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 22nd (Mon), wander the streets of Ermou Street, stop by Plaka, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Glyfada Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, and then look for gifts at The Loom.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In July, daytime highs in Athens are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Sounio.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Glyfada Beach ©
Glyfada Beach

3
nights
Sounio

Sounio ©
On the 24th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sounio Beach and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Poseidon. On the next day, get outside with Grand Beach and then kick back and relax at Kape Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Sounio online journey planner.

Getting from Athens to Sounio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Sounio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Grand Beach, Mineralogical Museum, Ancient Theater of Thorikos
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Sounio Beach ©
Sounio Beach
Temple of Poseidon ©
Temple of Poseidon
Mineralogical Museum ©
Mineralogical Museum

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