5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens
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Athens

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One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi & Nauplion Promenade) and Akrokorinthos (in Corinth). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at National Garden, visit Plaka, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary planning app.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nafplio, Akrokorinthos
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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