8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Glyfada Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Your inner history buff will appreciate Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus. Spend the 8th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Plaka, enjoy the sand and surf at Legrena Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Orlik Gallery, and explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Legrena Beach, Glyfada Beach
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Plaka
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Acropolis of Athens
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Acropolis Museum

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