5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Monastiraki and Acropolis Museum. Head to Kerannymi Greek Traditional Products and Canvasfor plenty of shopping. On the 27th (Tue), spend a cool day on the water with Ikarian Cruises. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Glyfada Beach, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, and get a new perspective on things with Sail Greece Yachts.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Athens trip builder .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In February, daytime highs in Athens are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Greek Isles Yachting, Glyfada Beach, Ikarian Cruises
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Glyfada Beach
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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