5 days in Athens Itinerary

5 days in Athens Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Athens trip planner

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Athens

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Bring the kids along to Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae), Fortress Palamidi (in Nafplio) and Corinth (Akrokorinthos & Archea Korinthos). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip maker.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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