8 days in Athens & Aegina Itinerary

8 days in Athens & Aegina Itinerary

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Athens
— 5 nights
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Aegina
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Athens

— 5 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll explore and learn at Acropolis Museum and Benaki Museum. Kids will appreciate attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Hephaestus. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Plaka, visit Monastiraki, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Lycabettus, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Athens is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Athens hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Aegina.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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Aegina

— 1 night
Aegina is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece in the Saronic Gulf, 27km from Athens. On the 10th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Minas Monastery, contemplate the long history of Temple of Aphaia, stop by Iliachtina Arts - Crafts, take an in-depth tour of Historical & Folklore Museum of Aegina, then explore the world behind art at Musee Christos Capralos, and finally steep yourself in history at Agion Theodoron Church.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Aegina trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Athens to Aegina in 3.5 hours. December in Aegina sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aegina

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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