3 days in Athens Itinerary
— 2 nights
Sun, Jul 14 - Tue, Jul 16
Athens — 2 nights
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.Step out of the city life by going to Glyfada Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get some cultural insight at Acropolis of Athens and National Archaeological Museum. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, take a stroll through Plaka, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea.
To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Athens visit planner.
If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Athens can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
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