5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore hidden gems such as Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre and Archaeological Museum of Nauplion. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Corinth Canal (in Corinth), Fortress Palamidi (in Nafplio) and Mycenae (Citadel and Treasury of Atreus & Lion Gate). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus, and appreciate the history behind Erechtheion.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Athens sightseeing planning website.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In December, daytime highs in Athens are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Nature

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