9 days in Athens Itinerary

9 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Temple of Hephaestus and Ancient Agora of Athens. Take a break from the city and head to Mount Lycabettus and ARCHELON Τhe Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Temple of Poseidon (in Sounio), Marathon Lake (in Marathon) and Astir Beach (in Vouliagmeni). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, wander the streets of Ermou Street, contemplate the long history of Acropolis of Athens, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Glyfada, Temple of Poseidon, Marathon Lake, Melissokampos, Astir Beach
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Mount Lycabettus ©
Mount Lycabettus
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus

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