8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 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.
Visit Acropolis of Athens and Fortress Palamidi for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Acropolis Museum and Museum of Cycladic Art. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Nafplio (Nauplion Promenade, Tiryns, &more), Kantia Beach (in Kantia) and Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae & Arkadiko Bridge). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Voula Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Glyfada Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner.

If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. August in Athens sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Nafplio, Mycenae, Legrena Beach, Kantia Beach, Glyfada Beach
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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