8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 days in Athens Itinerary

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Athens
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Athens

— 7 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Poseidon. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Plaka, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, examine the collection at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, and take an in-depth tour of The Jewish Museum of Greece.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Athens online holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Sweden, 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 8th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

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