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.
Kids will enjoy Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens. Change things up with these side-trips from Athens: Corinth (Acrocorinth & Archea Korinthos), Fortress Palamidi (in Nafplio) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, admire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, and wander the streets of Plaka.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Athens journey planning site .

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major airport 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) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Corinth, Fortress Palamidi, Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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